Griffin Raises over $198,000 from October 1st – 25th
Reports over $1 million raised since February with no loans or debt
LITTLE ROCK – Second District Congressman Tim Griffin, candidate for Lieutenant Governor, today announced his campaign raised $198,423.00 from October 1st – 25th and has $114,616.50 cash on hand for the final seven days of the campaign. Griffin brings his total raised since February to $1,078,690.00.
“Our campaign is 100% funded by our supporters and for that I am deeply honored and grateful: we have no loans and no debt. As our campaign makes the final push towards Election Day, Arkansans are making a strong investment to ensure that our common sense ideas to grow jobs and help Arkansas compete will be heard across the state. Thanks to the hard work of our volunteers and supporters, our message of job growth and reform is resonating with voters. I am thankful for the commitment and encouragement of my fellow Arkansans.”
About Congressman Tim Griffin
Congressman Tim Griffin was re-elected as the 24th representative of Arkansas’s Second Congressional District on November 6, 2012. For the 113th Congress, he is a member of the House Committee on Ways and Means while also serving as an Assistant Whip for the majority. In the 112th Congress, he served as a member of the House Armed Services Committee, the House Committee on Foreign Affairs and the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Griffin is a graduate of Magnolia High School, Hendrix College in Conway and Tulane Law School in New Orleans, and attended graduate school at Oxford University. He has served in the U.S. Army Reserve for 18 years, was deployed to Iraq with the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and holds the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He also served as U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas and Special Assistant to the President and Deputy Director of Political Affairs for President George W. Bush. Griffin lives in Little Rock with his wife Elizabeth, a Camden native, and their two children.
For more information about the campaign, please visit www.TimGriffinforArkansas.com. Griffin supporters can also follow the campaign on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/TGforArkansas and on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/TimGriffinforArkansas.