John Lowery, Jr.

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John Lowery, Jr.
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Arkansas House of Representatives District 6
Former member
Term in office began
2000-2002, 2007
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
John Lowery, Jr. was a Democratic member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, representing the 6th District from 2007 to 2011. He previously served from 2000-2002.

Lowery also currently serves on the Union County Water Conservation Board, and ran for the Arkansas State Senate, District 25, in 2002.

He is President of the El Dorado Boys and Girls Club, and previous President of the Museum of Natural Resources Advisory Board, Arkansas Ready Mixed Concrete Association, and El Dorado Chamber of Commerce.[1]

Committee assignments

Lowery's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 1913 - "TO ESTABLISH A FORFEITURE PROCEDURE FOR TOBACCO PRODUCTS AND TO ESTABLISH A TOBACCO CONTROL FUND."
  • HB 2003 - "TO AMEND THE LAW PERTAINING TO RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS AND ATTENDANCE AT PUBLIC SCHOOLS."
  • HB 2251 - "TO GRANT THE POWER OF EMINENT DOMAIN TO MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENTS FOR THE CONDEMNATION OF INDUSTRIAL MANUFACTURING PLANTS FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROTECTING JOBS AND PROMOTING INDUSTRIAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT."

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

Elections

2010

Lowery 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, Lowery won re-election to the 6th District Seat in the Arkansas House of Representatives, running unopposed in the general election.[2]

Lowery raised $22,166 for his campaign.[3]

Campaign donors

2008

Below are Lowery's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[4]

Contributor 2008 total
Stephens Group $1,500
Arkansas Health Care Assoc $1,000
Southwestern Energy Co $750
Friedkin Business Services $750
Riceland Foods $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Arkansas House District 6
2007-2011
Succeeded by
Matthew Shepherd