|Lieutenant Governor of Arkansas|
|January 11, 2011|
|January 13, 2015|
|Years in position||4|
|Predecessor||Bill Halter (D)|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||2 terms|
|Bachelor's||Ouachita Baptist University|
|Place of birth||Fort Smith, Arkansas|
Darr is a licensed insurance agent.
- Ouachita Baptist University (B.A.)
Lieutenant Governor (2010-Present)
Darr was first elected Lieutenant Governor in 2010. Darr was selected to serve on the National Lieutenant Governor's Association (NLGA) Executive Committee as well as the NLGA's Policy Resolutions Committee. He was also chosen by NLGA to represent Arkansas at the 110th China Import and Export Fair.
After considering a run for Governor of Arkansas, Darr announced on February 12, 2013 that he had decided against entering the gubernatorial race, endorsing U.S. Rep. Asa Hutchinson for the Republican nomination instead. As of May 2013, Darr is still mulling over potentials bid for U.S. House representing Arkansas' 4th congressional district, or for re-election to another term as lieutenant governor.
|Arkansas Lieutenant Governor, 2010|
|Election Results via Arkansas Secretary of State|
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|Mark Darr's Campaign Contributions|
Arkansas Lieutenant Governor
|Total Raised by General Election Opponent||$757,929 (Democratic)|
|Top 5 contributors||Matt and Melissa Keil||$4,000|
|Scott and Rene Proctor||$4,000|
|Arkansas Republican Party||$2,500|
|Dwight and Diane Cole||$2,400|
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- Arkansas' Lieutenant Governor website
- Mark Darr for Lt. Governor campaign site
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Mark Darr on Facebook
- Mark Darr on Twitter
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010
- Lieutenant Governor of Arkasnas "Mark's Bio" Accessed September 19, 2012
- Arkansasonline, "Darr won’t run for governor in ’14, backs Hutchinson," February 12, 2013
- Talk Business, "McDaniel Releases Internal Poll: Winning Primary, Trouble in General," December 13, 2012
- KFSM 5newsonlines.com, "Mark Darr Eyeing Congressional Race," May 13, 2013
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "2010 General Election & Non Partisan Judicial Runoff Election," accessed March 27, 2013
- Follow the Money.org
Bill Halter (D)
|Lieutenant Governor of Arkansas
2011 - present
| Succeeded by|
State of Arkansas
Little Rock (capital)
|State executive officers||
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