Central Regional Chairman - Warren ErdmanBush-Cheney '04, Inc. | 513 Center Street | Little Rock (The Atrium Building)
Southeast Political Director - Heath Thompson
(Grand Opening April 5, 2004...Gov. Mike Huckabee and Lt. Gov. Win Rockefeller joined by RNC Chairman Ed Gillespie)
>In mid-September several
BC'04 staff (Sarah Beth Bailey, Bryant Adams, Josh South) staff went to
work on the campaign in Colorado; several Arkansas Leadership Committee
staff also ended up in Colorado (Adriel Domenech, Drew Griffin, Allison
-On July 21, 2004 at the Remington Gun Club in Lonoke Gov. Mike Huckabee and Forrest Wood joined Sheffield Nelson and Mike Freeze, Bush-Cheney '04 Co-Chairs of Arkansas "Sportsmen for Bush," to announce the Arkansas "Sportsmen for Bush" Leadership Team.
-On May 27, 2004 in North Little Rock the campaign announced its Arkansas Viva Bush Team in an event featuring the Honorable Ruben Barrales, Bush-Cheney '04 State Co-Chair Bob Trevino, and local business owner Julio Ortega. Ephrain Valdez from Conway led this coalition.
-Lynn Nash is a Bush-Cheney '04 Arkansas Educators for Bush steering committee chair. She has taught at all levels - from kindergarten through university. She has served as a magnet school program coordinator, elementary assistant principal, and principal of a middle school.
-On May 12, 2004 at the state capitol in Little Rock Lt. Gov. Win Rockefeller joined Maj. Gen. William Page, (U.S. Army, Ret.) to announce the Bush-Cheney '04 Arkansas Veterans Leadership Team. "Veterans for Bush" Chairman initially was Nick Bacon, Director of the Arkansas Department of Veterans Affairs. Gary Heral of Little Rock succeeded him.
-Social Conservatives - Betsy Hagan. President of Arkansas Eagle Forum.
-On July 29, 2004 in Bowman, US Rep. Jo Ann Emerson (R-MO) joined Richard Bell, president and CEO of Riceland Foods and Bush-Cheney supporters to announce the “Farmers for Bush” Leadership Team. Dotson Collins chaired this coalition. He previously served as an Advisor to the Governor of Arkansas for agriculture and veterans affairs.
-On June 29, 2004 in Rogers,
First Lady of Arkansas Janet Huckabee joined Arkansas State Representative
Cecile Bledsoe, Surrogate Events Chair for Arkansas Bush-Cheney ’04 Deena
Burnett and Bush-Cheney ’04 supporters to announce the Bush-Cheney ’04
Arkansas “W Stands for Women” Leadership Team. Martha McCaskill
from Little Rock chaired this coalition. She is a mother of three
and a broker and co-owner of a real estate company in Little Rock.
Arkansas Leadership Committee
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