Hutchinson Wins GOP Primary for Arkansas Governor

Published 05/20 2014 07:48PM

Updated 05/20 2014 10:36PM

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Asa Hutchinson has won the Republican Primary for Arkansas governor.

He's defeated Curtis Coleman by a wide margin.

Hutchinson is a native of Gravette who now resides in Rogers. He has been a small business owner, lawyer and entrepreneur. Hutchinson also served as the first Under Secretary when the Department of Homeland Security was created. 

His main challenger in November will be Mike Ross, the winner of the Democratic Primary over Lynette Bryant.

Click here for the latest unofficial results.

Libertarian Frank Gilbert of Tull and Green Party candidate J. Joshua Drake will also be on the November ballot in the race.

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