A note in the overnight mail says that a few Republican legislators will be hosting a fundraiser at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday in Little Rock for GOP House hopeful Bill Fechtelkotter. Good Lord, what a name. I had to look back at the e-mail three times to make sure I spelled it right. It’s at Republican Party of Arkansas headquarters and tix are $100—call Fechtelkotter at 501.231.8651 for the details.
He’s up against Democrat Linda Tyler for the open seat in District 45 around Conway. Here’s an ad where he admits that his name is a nightmare, so it’s not just me:
Columnist David Sanders took a closer look at the district and at Fechtelkotter a few weeks back.