Governor takes GOP contest; Henderson gets nod for Democrats’ nomination

Posted: May 23, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.
Updated: May 23, 2018 at 11:41 a.m.

Gov. Asa Hutchinson celebrates Tuesday night with his wife, Susan Hutchinson, and family members at a watch party in Little Rock.

Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Democrat Jared Henderson each won his party's gubernatorial nomination Tuesday and will face each other in the Nov. 6 general election.

Jared Henderson and his wife, Melanie Prince, greet supporters at his watch party in Little Rock after he won the Democratic gubernatorial primary.

Supporters cheer Democratic gubernatorial primary winner Jared Henderson as he gives his victory speech Tuesday night in Little Rock.

Gov. Asa Hutchinson greets well-wishers as he makes his way to the stage to speak at his watch party in Little Rock.

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