Benton County Eyes Special Election Limits

Posted: July 8, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

BENTONVILLE -- Benton County officials say limiting special elections will cut costs and increase voter awareness.

At A Glance

Special Elections

Benton County’s Legislative Committee has included limits on special elections in its legislative agenda for 2015. The panel had planned to meet June 30 to discuss the agenda with area lawmakers, but that meeting was postponed when Gov. Mike Beebe called for a special session of the Legislature. Tom Allen, committee chairman, said the meeting hasn’t been rescheduled.

Source: Staff Report

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