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South Arkansas Roots, Ideas to Grow Jobs Focus of New Griffin Ad

Griffin: My “top priority” is “to grow good-paying jobs”

LITTLE ROCK – Second District Congressman Tim Griffin, candidate for Lieutenant Governor, today released his first television ad of the general election campaign. The new ad, which was filmed in Griffin’s hometown of Magnolia, highlights his specific policy ideas to grow jobs. Griffin, a Republican, released the following statement:

“Our first ad makes my top priority clear: to grow good-paying jobs and compete. It’s long overdue for us to reform our tax code, modernize workforce training and demand a top to bottom review of each and every state agency and their regulations. ‘This is the natural way to grow in the Natural State,’ and I’m ready to get to work.”


Griffin: “In Arkansas, we are proud of our roots, but we choose our leaders to plan for our future.

Griffin: “I’m Tim Griffin, and I believe we need to reform government so we can grow jobs and compete.

Chryon: Tim Griffin


Griffin: “It’s the natural way to grow in the Natural State.

Griffin: “Let’s reform our tax code, modernize workforce training and stand up to Obama policies that hurt our economy.

Chryon: Reform tax code

Chryon: Modernize training

Chryon: Stand up to Obama


Griffin: “I’m Tim Griffin, and I’m asking for your support.”

Chryon: Tim Griffin


Narrator: Tim Griffin. Lieutenant Governor.

The ad can be viewed here:

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.

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