Tennessee money for Causey UPDATE | Arkansas Blog

Monday, May 10, 2010

Tennessee money for Causey UPDATE

Posted By on Mon, May 10, 2010 at 1:21 PM

With help from U.S. Rep. Marion Berry, 1st District Democratic congressional candidate Chad Causey is looking to raise some Volunteer State bucks at a reception tonight at trendy Memphis restaurant Felicia Suzanne's.

In case you wondered: The "Ray" who distributed the invite and hand-written testimonial I've linked is, according to my source, Ray Coleman, a Memphis-area businessman with Arkansas investments who, it so happens, last year ran into a spot of trouble over a parking space. One Escalade + one Hummer + Germantown restaurant + concealed weapon = second-degree murder charge + civil laswsuit.


RE: "Tennessee Money for Causey"

Thanks, Max, for bringing this to our attention.  Ray Coleman is a well-known political donor in the Memphis area, and we were surprised to hear about this altercation involving him.  To separate this campaign from an ongoing legal matter, we are returning Mr. Coleman's campaign contribution.

Anders Reynolds
Campaign Director
Chad Causey for Congress

Sign up for the Daily Update email

Comments (2)

Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

More by Max Brantley

Readers also liked…

  • The inspiring Hillary Clinton

    Hillary Clinton's campaign for president illustrates again the double standard applied to women. Some writers get it. They even find the supposedly unlikable Clinton inspiring.
    • Oct 16, 2016
  • The LR chamber does the public's business. Is it accountable? Blue Hog on the case.

    Matt Campbell, lawyer and Blue Hog Report blogger, has sent a Freedom of Information Act request to Jay Chessir, director of the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce, and Mayor Mark Stodola related to the publicity stunt yesterday  built around withdrawing from the mayor's rash pronouncement that the city would seek an Amazon HQ2 project even though the city  didn't meet the company's criteria.
    • Oct 20, 2017
  • UPDATE: Hutchinson moves to cover himself on cut to War Memorial Stadium

    Gov. Asa Hutchinson apparently felt the burn from KARK's exclusive Tuesday night on his plans to cut state support of War Memorial Stadium in half beginning July 1, 2018. He has a so-far secret plan to make the stadium self-sustaining. We bet that doesn't include state support.
    • Oct 20, 2016

Most Viewed

Most Recent Comments



© 2018 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation