Friday, November 7, 2014
A Democratic House win confirmed for Camille Bennett
By Max Brantley
on Fri, Nov 7, 2014 at 11:58 AM
House District 14
to succeed Democrat Walls McCrary. She says the count left Democrat Camille Bennet
t of Lonoke on top in the district that includes parts of Lonoke, Arkansas, Jefferson, Prairie and Pulaski Counties.
The secretary of state shows Bennett with an 88-vote edge over Republican Buddy Fisher
of England, 4,250-4,162.
If that outcome isn't challenged, the Republican count in the 100-member House still stands at 64.
I haven't heard any final words on another close race, incumbent Democratic Rep. James Ratliff's
49-vote lead over Republican Blaine Davis.
Campaign consultant Linda Napper tells me that absentee vote counting was completed in the race for