Griffin Raises over $67,000 in the Ten Days Leading to Primary Election
Over $525,000 raised through May 20
LITTLE ROCK – Second District Congressman Tim Griffin, candidate for Lieutenant Governor, today announced his campaign raised $67,456.00 during the May 11 to May 20 reporting period and has raised $525,196.00 total for his Lieutenant Governor bid through May 20.
“I am grateful for the support of Arkansans from around the state. Our campaign continues to gain momentum as we communicate specific ideas to grow jobs and help our state become a national leader in job creation.”
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 17 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 visitwww.TimGriffinforArkansas.com. Griffin supporters can also follow the campaign on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/