Griffin, Womack file for re-election

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP)   Arkansas Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin and U.S. Rep. Steve Womack have filed to run for re-election.

The two Republicans were among the candidates filing paperwork to run in this year's election on Friday.

The one-week filing period for office kicked off on Thursday.

Griffin is a former congressman who was elected lieutenant governor in 2014. Womack was first elected to the 3rd District House seat in northwest Arkansas in 2010 and is chairman of the House Budget Committee.

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