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Sarah Sanders Kicks Off 15 City Tour For Arkansas Governor's Race

Courtesy: Sanders FB Page

ARKANSAS GOV RACE – Former Trump Press Secretary  Sarah Huckabee Sanders kicked off her gubernatorial  campaign tour yesterday in Benton, Arkansas.  The daughter of former Arkansas Republican Governor Mike Huckabee Sanders will be visiting a total of 15 Arkansas cities, a tour that is scheduled to conclude Saturday in Springdale.  Billed as the “Freedom Tour”, Sanders  addressed  an estimated 1,000 people yesterday; reflecting on her time as Whitehouse press secretary for the Trump Administration but also acknowledging that the focus of her campaign will be on nationalizing the Arkansas governor’s race.

"We have people in Washington, in leadership, the radical left that are not okay just changing policy," Sanders said. "They want to fundamentally change who we are as a country and we cannot sit back and do nothing and allow tha to happen."

Credit Courtesy: Sanders FB Page
Courtesy: Sanders FB Page
Sarah Huckabee Sanders is one of two Republicans running for Arkansas Governor.

Sanders, of Little Rock, is one of two announced Republican candidates for governor in 2022. The other is Attorney General Leslie Rutledge of Maumelle.  Four announced Democratic candidates for governor include- Anthony Bland, Chris Jones, James "Rus" Russell, and Supha Xayprasith-Mays, all of Little Rock and an announced Libertarian candidate, Rickey Dale Harrington Jr. of Pine Bluff.  Current Governor Republican Asa Hutchinson won’t be running due to term limits.

Chuck Smith brings more than 30 years' broadcast and media experience to Red River Radio. He began his career as a radio news reporter and transitioned to television journalism and newsmagazine production. Chuck studied mass communications at Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia and motion picture / television production at the University of California at Los Angeles. He has also taught writing for television at York Technical College in Rock Hill, South Carolina and video / film production at Centenary College of Louisiana, Shreveport.