Otis Davis

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Otis Davis
Arkansas House of Representatives District 54
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Pastor
Otis Davis is a former Democratic member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, representing District 54 from 2005 to 2011.


Davis' professional experience includes working as a Pastor with the First Baptist Church and Board President of the East Central Economic Corporation.[1]

Committee assignments


Issue positions

Davis did not provide answers to the Arkansas State Legislative Election 2008 Political Courage Test. The test informs voters how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]

Davis's sponsored legislation includes:

For a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.



Davis was ineligible to run for re-election in 2010 due to the term limits of the Arkansas House of Representatives.


On November 4, 2008, Davis won re-election to the 54th District Seat in the Arkansas House of Representatives, defeating opponent Robert E. Philyaw (Ind).[3]

Davis raised $24,500 for his campaign, while Philyaw raised $0.[4]

Arkansas State House, District 54 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Otis Davis (D) 5,828
Robert E. Philyaw (Ind) 1,642

Campaign donors


Below are Davis's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[5]

Contributor 2008 total
Arkansas Healthcare Assoc $2,000
Stephens Group $2,000
McDaniel Leadership PAC $2,000
Southland Racing Corp $1,000
DBH Management Consultants Bruce Hawkins $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Arkansas House District 54
Succeeded by
Fred Smith