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Gregg Reep

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Gregg Reep
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Candidate for
Arkansas State Senate District 26
PartyDemocratic
Prior offices
Arkansas House of Representatives
2005-2011
CandidateVerification
Robert "Gregg" Reep was a candidate for District 26 of the Arkansas State Senate. He previously was a Democratic member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, representing the 8th District from 2005 to 2011. He served as Mayor of the city of Warren from 1986-2004.

Reep, who received his BA from the University of Arkansas, Monticello, works as a consultant. He is President of the Arkansas Young Democrats, sits on the Board of Directors of the Southeast Arkansas Regional Intermodal Authority, and is President of the Warren Lions Club.[1]

Issue positions

Reep did not provide answers to the Arkansas State Legislative Election 2008 Political Courage Test. The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]

Committee assignments

2009-2010

Reep's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 1204 - "TO INCREASE THE TAX ON CIGARETTES AND CERTAIN TOBACCO PRODUCTS AND TO AUTHORIZE THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION TO PAY THE COMMISSION TO THE STAMP DEPUTIES FOR CERTAIN CIGARETTE TAXES."
  • HB 1389 - "TO REQUIRE ONE (1) COMPREHENSIVE EYE AND VISION EXAMINATION BY A LICENSED OPTOMETRIST OR OPHTHALMOLOGIST FOR CHILDREN ENTERING A PUBLIC SCHOOL OR A PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL FOR THE FIRST YEAR IN PRE-K, KINDERGARTEN, OR GRADE ONE."
  • HB 1565 - "AN ACT TO ESTABLISH THE ARKANSAS TASK FORCE ON PREMATURITY AND INFANT MORTALITY."

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

Elections

2012

See also: Arkansas State Senate elections, 2012

Reep ran in the 2012 election for Arkansas Senate, District 26. Reep and state representative Eddie Cheatham defeated Johnnie Bolin in the May 22 Democratic primary. Reep was then defeated by Cheatham in the June 12, 2012, primary runoff election.[3][4][5][6]

Arkansas State Senate District 26 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Cheatham (advanced to runoff) 36.3% 4,157
Green check mark transparent.pngGregg Reep (advanced to runoff) 35.4% 4,058
Johnnie Bolin 28.3% 3,245
Total Votes 11,460

2010

Reep 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, Reep won re-election to the 8th District Seat in the Arkansas House of Representatives, running unopposed in the general election.[7]

Reep raised $43,315 for his campaign.[8]

Campaign donors

2012

See also: Arkansas State Senate elections, 2012

Reep ran in the 2012 election for Arkansas Senate, District 34. Reep and Eddie Cheatham defeated Johnnie Bolin in the May 22 Democratic primary and will face off in the June 12, 2012, primary runoff election. The general election takes places on November 6, 2012.[9][10]

2008

Below are Reep's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[11]

Contributor 2008 total
Arkansas Health Care Assoc $3,000
Stephens Group $2,757
Wayne Courson $2,000
Arkansas Medical Society $2,000
Reep Professional Consultants $1,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Arkansas House District 8
2005-2011
Succeeded by
Jeff R. Wardlaw