Mike Ross a democratic candidate for Governor in Arkansas is picking up some key endorsements.The Southern States Millright Regional Council and the Central South Carpenters Regional Council have both endorsed Ross for Governor. These announcements come after the Arkansas Professional Fire Fighters also pledged their support to Ross's campaign.

The former U.S. Congressman is taking on former Arkansas Lt. Governor Bill Halter in the Democratic Primary. Former Congressman Asa Hutchinson is up against Little Rock businessman Curtis Coleman on the Republican side.

Current Democratic Governor Mike Beebe is term limited and cannot run for re-election.

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