Skip to comments.Asa Hutchinson up 8 in Conservative Intel Poll of AR governor's race
Posted on 08/07/2013 12:14:30 PM PDT by The Old Hoosier
Former Republican Congressman and Drug Czar Asa Hutchinson (at right) holds an eight-point lead over his Democratic rival for governor, former Democratic Rep. Mike Ross, D. The two men are vying to replace Gov. Mike Beebe, D, who defeated Hutchinson for the job in 2006 but cannot run again due to term limits.
The Conservative Intel poll of Arkansas, whose Senate results were released yesterday, was conducted by Harper Polling and surveyed 587 likely voters in the state...
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Meh. Asa is a retread. We need some new blood, such as Curtis Coleman.
Tom Cotton will most likely get my vote.
Oops! I was thinking about the senatorial campaign. Have to oust Pryor. Essential.
Yeah, different race.
Not only is Asa a retread, he’s a pro-illegal retread. He was notoriously weak on border security while Undersecretary for Border & Transportation Security at DHS.
And his performance in 2006 for Governor (when it was an open seat) was terrible, just under 41%. He fared better in 1990 running for Attorney General when the GOP was in poor shape. This will be his 4th try at statewide office in 28 years. Curtis Coleman seems a better choice.