Mark Lowery

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Mark Lowery
Mark Lowery.jpg
Arkansas House of Representatives District 39
In office
January 14, 2013-Present
Term ends
January 8, 2017
Years in position 2
Base salary$15,869/year
Per diem$148/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Master'sUniversity of Arkansas
Office website
Mark Lowery is a Republican member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, representing District 39. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.


Lowery earned his M.S. in Communications from the University of Arkansas.[1]

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Lowery served on the following committees:

Arkansas Committee Assignments, 2015
Insurance and Commerce
Legislative Council, Vice chair


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Lowery served on the following committees:



See also: Arkansas House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Arkansas House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014; a runoff election took place where necessary on June 10, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 3, 2014. Incumbent Mark Lowery was unopposed in the Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election.[2][3]


Lowery ran in the 2012 election for Arkansas House of Representatives, District 39. Lowery defeated Joshua Clausen in the May 22 Republican primary and defeated Kelly Halstead (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[4][5][6]

Arkansas House of Representatives, District 39, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMark Lowery 52.4% 6,687
     Democratic Kelly Halstead 47.6% 6,071
Total Votes 12,758
Arkansas House of Representatives District 39 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMark Lowery 50.3% 806
Joshua Clausen 49.7% 797
Total Votes 1,603

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Lowery is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Lowery raised a total of $47,554 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 7, 2013.[7]

Mark Lowery's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Arkansas State House, District 39 Won $47,554
Grand Total Raised $47,554


Lowery won election to the Arkansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Lowery raised a total of $47,554.


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In 2013, the 89th Arkansas State Legislature was in session from January 14 through May 17.[8]

Legislators are scored on their votes on the principles the Advance Arkansas Institute seeks to promote: free markets, individual liberty and limited transparent government.
Legislators are scored on the bills that the CFC found most important.
Legislators are scored on the bills specifically supported by Arkansas Learns.


Lowery has two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Tracy Steele (D)
Arkansas House of Representatives District 39
Succeeded by