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  • James Lee Witt

    Arkansas will increase its competitive advantage by further developing education and training that provides students with professional and technical skills based on the regional needs of industry in the district.

  • James Lee Witt

    We must never forget the sacrifices made by our servicemen and servicewomen. 

  • James Lee Witt

    My approach is simple: if we’ve got a problem, let’s use our common sense and do the hard work necessary to solve it.

  • James Lee Witt

    I was born in Paris, AR, and grew up in Dardanelle where I still live today. 

  • James Lee Witt

    We’re not going to solve the problems of the people from the 4th district with more partisan noise and name calling.

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James Lee Witt Campaign Receives Endorsement of American Nurses Association

September 23, 2014Press Release

From the Campaign Office of James Lee Witt for Congress
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 23, 2014
CONTACT: Beau Bishop, beau@jamesleeforcongress.com  870.826.1960

James Lee Witt Campaign Receives Endorsement of American Nurses Association

DARDANELLE, Ark. (Sept. 23, 2014) - James Lee Witt, Democratic candidate for Congress, released the following statement after receiving the endorsement of the American Nurses Association (ANA). 

“The endorsement from the American Nurses Association has a special meaning to me and my family. My wife, Lea Ellen, battled leiomyosarcoma for five years,” said Witt.  “While this was a very difficult time in our lives, we found comfort and hope in the care and compassion from our exceptional team of nurses and health care providers.”

 

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James Lee Witt Campaign Receives Endorsement of National Weather Service Employees Organization

September 18, 2014Press Release

From the Campaign Office of James Lee Witt for Congress
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 17, 2014
CONTACT: Beau Bishop, beau@jamesleeforcongress.com  870.826.1960

James Lee Witt Campaign Receives Endorsement of National Weather Service Employees Organization

DARDANELLE, Ark. (Sept. 17, 2014) - James Lee Witt, Democratic candidate for Congress, released the following statement after receiving the endorsement of the National Weather Service Employees Organization (NWSEO).

“I am honored to have received the endorsement of the National Weather Service Employees Organization,” said Witt.  “I have worked most of my life in disaster management.  These employees provide a critical service within an organization whose mission helps save lives.”

 

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Witt gets endorsement from national group on protecting Social Security, Medicare

September 10, 2014News Clip

The nation’s second largest senior citizen’s lobbying organization has endorsed Democrat James Lee Witt in his bid to represent Arkansas’ 4th Congressional District.

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James Lee Witt Campaign Receives Endorsement from National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare

September 9, 2014Press Release

From the Campaign Office of James Lee Witt for Congress
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 9, 2014
CONTACT: Beau Bishop, beau@jamesleeforcongress.com  870.826.1960

James Lee Witt Campaign Receives Endorsement from National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare

DARDANELLE, Ark. (Sept. 9, 2014) - James Lee Witt, Democratic candidate for Congress, released the following statement after receiving the endorsement of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare (NCPSSM).   

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Peterson: Witt Assured of Agriculture Panel Spot

September 3, 2014News Clip

HOT SPRINGS — The top Democrat on the U.S. House Agriculture Committee on Tuesday said former Federal Emergency Management Agency Director James Lee Witt is assured a spot on the panel if he wins his bid for a south Arkansas congressional seat this fall.

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