Day 1 of filing week for candidates seeking elected office in Arkansas has come and gone and boy was it a doozy! Blanche Lincoln, rowdy protestors, “spirited” political discussions, hand-made signs — and we’ve not even seen Bill Halter yet!
Herewith, a video round-up of filing day in Arkansas. And to see who filed on Monday, click here to search the list (by party, name and more) on the Arkansas Secretary of State’s Web site.
Arkansas Business – U.S Rep. John Boozman, R-Ark., files to run for Lincoln’s U.S. Senate seat, but not before talking to the press about why he still opposes the federal stimulus.
The Tolbert Report – Lincoln, again, talks to the press as those pesky protesters continue.
Arkansas Times – More of the same, again with Lincoln and the protesters.
The Tolbert Report – State Sen. Shane Broadway, D-Bryant, on why he’s running for Arkansas Lt. Governor.
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