David Wyatt

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David Wyatt
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Arkansas State Senate District 19
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 10, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$15,869/year
Per diem$136/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits2 terms (8 years)
Prior offices
Arkansas House of Representatives
2005-2007
Personal
ProfessionFarmer
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
David Wyatt is a Democratic member of the Arkansas State Senate, representing District 19. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008. He served as the Assistant President Pro Tempore for the 1st District.

Wyatt served in the Arkansas House of Representatives from 2005 to 2008. Wyatt was a Judge for Independence County.

Biography

Wyatt's professional experience includes working as a farmer.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Wyatt served on the following committees:

Arkansas Committee Assignments, 2013
Efficiency, Chair
Transportation, Technology and Legislative Affairs, Vice Chair
Joint Budget
Agriculture, Forestry and Economic Development
Joint Performance Review
Legislative Facilities
Game and Fish Commission Oversight
Rural Fire Departments Study
Legislative Joint Auditing

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Wyatt served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Wyatt served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Arkansas State Senate elections, 2012

Wyatt ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Arkansas Senate, District 19. Wyatt ran unopposed in the May 22 Democratic primary and defeated Linda Collins-Smith (R) in the November 6, 2012 general election.[1][2][3]

Arkansas State Senate, District 19, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Wyatt Incumbent 51.2% 15,442
     Republican Linda Collins-Smith 48.8% 14,716
Total Votes 30,158

2008

On November 4, 2008, Wyatt won election to the 12th District Seat in the Arkansas State Senate, running unopposed in the general election.[4]

Wyatt raised $56,306 for his campaign.[5]

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010 (Off-cycle)

Wyatt raised $58 in the 2010 election cycle.

2008

In 2008, Wyatt collected $56,306 in donations.[6]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Arkansas Health Care Association $5,500
Michael S. Morton $2,000
Stephens Group $2,000
Friedkin Business Services $2,000
Acxiom Corp. $1,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
Bill Sample (R)
Arkansas State Senate District 19
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Arkansas State Senate District 12
2009–2013
Succeeded by
Bruce Maloch (D)