|Arkansas House of Representatives District 18|
|2007 - 2013|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Bachelor's||University of Arkansas, Pine Bluff (1976)|
|Birthday||October 31, 1942|
|Place of birth||Hot Springs, Arkansas|
Bradford's professional experience includes working as a teacher in the Watson Chapel School System. She was a member of the Arkansas Retired Teacher's Association and Jefferson County Democratic Women.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Bradford served on these committees:
- Subcommittee on Planning
- Subcommittee on K-12, Vocational-Technical Institutions
- Subcommittee on Counties and Municipalities, Chair
- Joint Performance Review Committee, Arkansas Assembly
- Public Retirement and Social Security Programs Committee, Arkansas Assembly
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Bradford served on these committees:
- Advanced Communications and Information Technology Committee, Arkansas House
- City, County and Local Affairs Committee, Arkansas House (Vice Chair)
- Education Committee, Arkansas House
- Legislative Joint Auditing Committee, Arkansas Assembly
- Subcommittee on Counties and Municipalities
- Subcommittee on Early Childhood
- Subcommittee on Planning (Chair)
Bradford's answers to the Arkansas State Legislative Election 2006 National Political Awareness Test are available. When asked her legislative priorities in that test, she replied:
- Make sure that our tax structure is fair and competitive with surrounding states in the recruitment of new and expanding industry.
- Set lower limits on punitive damage awards.
- Continue to improve educational opportunities in our state; hopefully, with less involvement from the courts
Bradford's sponsored legislation includes:
- HB 1553 - "AN ACT TO ENHANCE ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES IN RURAL AREAS OF ARKANSAS AND TO EXPAND THE OPTIONS FOR CONSTRUCTING AND OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE RACING FACILITIES."
- HB 2042 - "TO EXEMPT THE SEABROOK CHRISTIAN FAMILY CENTER, INC., A PRIVATE NONPROFIT ENTITY, FROM PAYMENT OF SALES AND USE TAX."
- HB 2043 - "TO AMEND TITLE 6 CONCERNING THE SAFETY OF PUBLIC SCHOOLS. "
For a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.
Bradford won re-election to the 18th District seat in 2010. She faced no opposition.
Bradford raised $16,311 for her campaign.
|Arkansas House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Toni Bradford's campaign in 2010|
|Arkansas Healthcare Association||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$8,400|
Below are Bradford's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|Arkansas Healthcare Assoc||$1,000|
|Southwestern Energy Co||$750|
|Medco Health Solutions||$500|
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Toni + Bradford + Arkansas + House
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- Arkansas State Legislature
- Arkansas House of Representatives
- Arkansas House Committees
- Arkansas state legislative districts
- Arkansas House of Representatives - Rep. Toni Bradford
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006
- Project Vote Smart, "Biography," accessed December 8, 2014
- Project Vote Smart, "Issue Positions," accessed December 8, 2014
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "Official election results," accessed December 13, 2013
- VoteNaturally.org, "2008 general election results, Arkansas," November 4, 2008
- Follow the Money, "Arkansas House spending, 2008," November 4, 2008
- Follow the Money, "2008 contributions," accessed November 20, 2014
|Arkansas House District 18
| Succeeded by|
Richard Womack (R)
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