|20th Lieutenant Governor of Arkansas|
|Assumed office |
January 13, 2015
|Preceded by||Mark Darr|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Arkansas's 2nd district
January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2015
|Preceded by||Vic Snyder|
|Succeeded by||French Hill|
|United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas|
December 20, 2006 – June 1, 2007
|President||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Bud Cummins|
|Succeeded by||Jane Duke|
John Timothy Griffin
August 21, 1968
Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S.
|Branch||United States Army|
|Years of service||1996–present (reserve)|
|Unit||172d Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (May–August 2006)|
John Timothy Griffin (born August 21, 1968) is an American lawyer and politician. He became the 20th Lieutenant Governor of Arkansas in 2015. He is a member of the Republican Party. He was the U.S. Representative for Arkansas's 2nd congressional district from 2011 to 2015.
In 2020, Griffin announced his candidacy for Governor of Arkansas the 2022 election, but quit the race in February 2021 to run for Arkansas Attorney General instead. He won the Republican nomination for State Attorney General in May 2022.
References[change | change source]
- "Who is running for governor of Arkansas in 2022? Meet the candidates". Southwest Times Record. 2021-01-25. Retrieved 2021-01-25.
- Brantley, Max (2021-02-08). "Tim Griffin abandons race for governor, to run for attorney general instead". Arkansas Times. Retrieved 2021-02-08.