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Rick Saunders

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Rick Saunders
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Arkansas House of Representatives District 24
Former member
Term in office began
2005
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Educator (retired)
R.D. "Rick" Saunders was a Democratic member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, representing the 24th District from 2005 to 2011.

He is a retired educator.[1]

Issue positions

Saunders 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]

Committee assignments

Saunders's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 1032 - "AN ACT CONCERNING THE REGULATION OF CHARITABLE BINGO AND RAFFLES."
  • HB 1485 - "AN ACT TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING THE POWERS AND DUTIES OF ELECTION OFFICIALS AND ELECTION OFFICERS."
  • HB 1606 - "TO PROVIDE FISCAL ACCOUNTABILITY FOR EDUCATION SERVICE COOPERATIVES."

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

Elections

2010

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

2008

On November 4, 2008, Saunders won re-election to the 24th District Seat in the Arkansas House of Representatives, running unopposed in the general election.[3]

Saunders raised $24,890 for his campaign.[4]

Campaign donors

2008

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

Contributor 2008 total
US Smokeless Tobacco $1,500
Stevens GP LLC $1,000
Wal-Mart $1,000
Earnest Cunningham $1,000
Arkansas Healthcare Assoc $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Arkansas House District 24
2005-2011
Succeeded by
Keith Crass