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<p align="justify">''Arkansas is located in the southern United States and is the 32nd most populous of the 50 states. Arkansas' name is an Algonquian name of the Quapaw Indians. The capital and most populous city of Arkansas is [[Little Rock, Arkansas|Little Rock]], located in the central portion of the state. Arkansas was admitted into the Union as the 25th state on June 15, 1836. <br><br>Arkansas has two members of the [[United States congressional delegations from Arkansas|U.S. Senate]], a total of four members of the [[United States congressional delegations from Arkansas|U.S. House of Representatives]], 35 members of the [[Arkansas State Senate|State Senate]] and 100 members of the [[Arkansas House of Representatives|House of Representatives]].''</p></td></tr>
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<p align="justify">Arkansas is located in the southern United States and is the 32nd most populous of the 50 states. Arkansas' name is an Algonquian name of the Quapaw Indians. The capital and most populous city of Arkansas is [[Little Rock, Arkansas|Little Rock]], located in the central portion of the state. Arkansas was admitted into the Union as the 25th state on June 15, 1836. <br><br>Arkansas has two members of the [[United States congressional delegations from Arkansas|U.S. Senate]], a total of four members of the [[United States congressional delegations from Arkansas|U.S. House of Representatives]], 35 members of the [[Arkansas State Senate|State Senate]] and 100 members of the [[Arkansas House of Representatives|House of Representatives]].''</p></td></tr>
 
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<p align="justify">''The structure of the '''Arkansas judicial system''' is laid out in [[Article 7, Arkansas Constitution|Article 7]] of the state constitution. The state court system is made up of the {{JP|Arkansas Supreme Court}}, the {{JP|Arkansas Court of Appeals}}, the {{JP|Arkansas District Courts}}, the {{JP|Arkansas Circuit Courts}} and {{JP|Arkansas City Courts}}. ''</p>
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Welcome to Arkansas on Ballotpedia!

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Arkansas is located in the southern United States and is the 32nd most populous of the 50 states. Arkansas' name is an Algonquian name of the Quapaw Indians. The capital and most populous city of Arkansas is Little Rock, located in the central portion of the state. Arkansas was admitted into the Union as the 25th state on June 15, 1836.

Arkansas has two members of the U.S. Senate, a total of four members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 35 members of the State Senate and 100 members of the House of Representatives.


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Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
John Boozman
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Arkansas 2011January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Tom Cotton
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Arkansas 2015January 3, 2021November 3, 2020Link


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Bruce Westerman
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Republican PartyDistrict 4 2015January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
French Hill
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Republican PartyDistrict 2 2015January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Rick Crawford
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Republican PartyDistrict 1 2011January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Steve Womack
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Republican PartyDistrict 3 2011January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link


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Arkansas
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The Natural State
Capital:   Little Rock
Motto:   Regnat populus
Translation:   The people rule
Population:   2.9 million
Area of state:   53,178 sq. mi.
Admitted to U.S.:   1836
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