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Roy Ragland

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Roy Ragland
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Arkansas House of Representatives District 90
Former member
Term in office began
2005
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Roy Ragland is a former Republican member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, representing District 90 from 2005 to 2011. He served as the Assistant Speaker Pro Tempore in his final term.

Biography

Ragland's professional experience includes working as a Pastor at Welcome Home Church, President/General Manager of the Ragland Broadcasting Corporation - KCGS Radio, President and Agent of the Ragland Insurance Agency and Pastor of Witts Springs Community Bible Church.

Ragland is a member of the Arkansas Cattleman's Association, Arkansas Farm Bureau and National Rifle Association.[1]

Committee assignments

Issues

Ragland 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]

Ragland's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 1046 - "THE FREEDOM TO FARM ACT."
  • HB 1131 - "AN ACT TO REPEAL THE ENERGY CONSERVATION ENDORSEMENT ACT OF 1977."
  • HB 1278 - "THE ENERGY CONSERVATION ACT OF 2009."

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

Elections

2010

Ragland 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, Ragland won re-election to the 90th District Seat in the Arkansas House of Representatives, defeating opponent Wendy Crow (Green).[3]

Ragland raised $44,167 for his campaign, while Crow raised $0.[4]

Arkansas State House, District 90 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Roy Ragland (R) 9,665
Wendy Crow (Green) 2,402

Campaign donors

2008

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

Contributor 2008 total
Arkansas Healthcare Assoc $3,000
Madison County Celluar $2,500
Stephens Group $2,000
Wal-Mart $1,500
Magic Springs Farm $1,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Arkansas House District 90
2005–2011
Succeeded by
David L. Branscum