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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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Don't Take My Word For It

August 27, 2014News Clip

I recently received the following message from an old friend and colleague from my FEMA days.  Here's what he had to say.

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Witt Makes Stop in Rison

August 27, 2014News Clip

RISON – James Lee Witt, the Democratic nominee for Arkansas’ Fourth Congressional District seat, discussed a few domestic and international issues with The Herald during a campaign swing through Rison Tuesday morning.

Witt was the guest of the Cleveland County Democratic Party, which hosted a coffee for the Dardanelle native.

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James Lee Witt Commemorates 79th Anniversary of Social Security

August 14, 2014Press Release

From the Campaign Office of James Lee Witt for Congress
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Aug. 14, 2014
CONTACT: Beau Bishop, beau@jamesleeforcongress.com  870.826.1960

James Lee Witt Commemorates 79th Anniversary of Social Security

DARDANELLE, Ark. (Aug. 14, 2014) - James Lee Witt, Democratic candidate for Congress, released the following statement celebrating the 79th anniversary of the Social Security Act being signed into law.

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James Lee Witt Receives Endorsement from The Veterans’ Vision

August 12, 2014Press Release

From the Campaign Office of James Lee Witt for Congress
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Aug. 12, 2014
CONTACT: Beau Bishop, beau@jamesleeforcongress.com  870.826.1960

James Lee Witt Receives Endorsement from The Veterans’ Vision

DARDANELLE, Ark. (Aug. 12, 2014) - James Lee Witt, Democratic candidate for Congress, released the following statement after receiving the endorsement of The Veterans’ Vision, a bipartisan veterans organization.

“Our veterans have served our country with honor, often creating hardships for themselves and their families, and we must commit to their health and well-being,” said Witt.  “The Veterans’ Vision has a long history of supporting candidates who are willing to fight for our veterans.  I am truly honored to have their endorsement. “

“James Lee Witt’s record of service and dedication shows that he is truly a champion for veterans. To me, this solidifies his reputation as the common-sense candidate,” said Raul Herrera, Communications Coordinator for The Veterans’ Vision. “The current Member holding this seat is a veteran himself, and Witt is the clear choice to succeed him.”

To see the full press release from The Veterans’ Vision, click here.

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James Lee Witt Commemorates Passage of Voting Rights Act

August 6, 2014Press Release

From the Campaign Office of James Lee Witt for Congress
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Aug. 6, 2014
CONTACT: Beau Bishop, beau@jamesleeforcongress.com  870.826.1960

James Lee Witt Commemorates Passage of Voting Rights Act

DARDANELLE, Ark. (Aug. 6, 2014) - James Lee Witt, Democratic candidate for Congress, released the following statement regarding the anniversary of the passage of the Voting Rights Act on Aug. 6, 1965.

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