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Thursday, November 5, 2009

A challenger

Posted By on Thu, Nov 5, 2009 at 10:31 AM

Sen. Tracy Steele (D-North Little Rock) announced that he will challenge Green-turned-Democrat Richard Carroll in the Democratic primary for the House seat in District 39.  It's an office Steele has held before.  Before being elected to the State Senate in 2002, Steele served two terms as a representative for District 39.  When asked about the challenge, Carroll said there wasn't much of a difference policy-wise between the two candidates and that he didn't really understand Steele's reason for opposing him, other than simply wanting to stay in the political arena. 


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