Danny (Danny) Watson (R-SH088)
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Capitol: 501.682.7771
FAX: 501.682.1936
District: 870.703.5524
Arkansas House of Representatives
Room 350 State Capitol Building 500 Woodlane Street
Little Rock, AR 72201

District Office:
413 East 16th Street
Hope, AR 71801
Elected: 2016    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Judy   
Committee Assignments
ChairmanSubcommittee on Corrections and Criminal Law
MemberSubcommittee on Parks and Tourism
Co-ChairSubcommittee on Charitable, Penal and Correctional Institutions
Vice ChairSubcommittee on Highway Commission Review and Advisory
MemberSubcommittee on Policy-Making
MemberHouse Committee on Judiciary
MemberSubcommittee on Employee Benefits Division Oversight
MemberHouse Committee on Agriculture, Forestry and Economic Development
MemberJoint Committee on Energy
MemberJoint Legislative Council
Counties Representing


Rep. Danny Watson is serving his third term in the Arkansas House. He represents District 3 which includes portions of Hempstead and Nevada counties.

For the 93rd General Assembly, Rep. Watson serves as Vice-Chairperson of the House Public Transportation Committee. He also serves on the House Aging, Children and Youth, Legislative & Military Affairs Committee, the Joint Committee on Energy, as well as the Legislative Joint Auditing Committee. Rep. Watson attended Louisiana Tech University. He is a graduate of the Arkansas Law Enforcement Training Academy. He spent 15 years in law enforcement. He also had a career as a director of safety for a trucking company.

Rep. Watson served on the school board for Hope School District.

He is a member of the Hope Kiwanis Club, Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce, and the Nevada County Chamber of Commerce. He also serves on the board of directors for Southwest Arkansas Development Housing Inc.

Rep. Watson resides in Hope with his wife Judy. He has two grown children and enjoys spending time with his grandchildren and traveling to new places.