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French Hill Bio
|James French Hill was born on 5th December 1956 He is an American politician who is the U.S. Representative for Arkansas’s 2nd congressional district. He was elected in 2014 and took office on 3rd January 2015.|
French Hill Personal details
|French Hill Born||He was born on 5th December 1956 Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.|
|French Hill Political party||Republican|
|French Hill Wife||Martha McKenzie Hill|
|French Hill Children||Payne Hill (Son) and Liza Hill (Daughter)|
|French Hill Education||Vanderbilt University (BS)|
|French Hill Net Worth||Hill’s estimated net worth is $9381533 as of 2013|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Arkansas’s 2nd district|
January 3, 2015
|Preceded by||Tim Griffin|
French Hill Early life and education
Hill graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Vanderbilt University. He pledged the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity and served as president. He later attended the UCLA Anderson Graduate School of Management where he earned a certified corporate director designation.
French Hill Career
Hill served as executive secretary to President George H. W. Bush’s Economic Policy Council and as Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Corporate Finance.
He is the founder and was the CEO and chairman of the Board Delta Trust and Banking Corporation in Little Rock until its acquisition by Simmons First Bank in 2014.
French Hill U.S. House of Representatives
Hill decided to run for the 2nd district U.S. House seat after fellow Republican Tim Griffin chose instead to run for lieutenant governor. He defeated the Democrat candidate Pat Hays, the mayor of North Little Rock, 52 to 44 percent.
Hill was renominated in the Republican primary over Brock Olree of Searcy (White County) and was reelected with 58% of the vote against former Little Rock School District Board President Dianne Curry, a Democrat, and Libertarian nominee Chris Hayes of North Little Rock.
French Hill Tenure
As of September 2018, Hill had voted with his party 95% of the time in the current session of Congress and voted in line with President Trump’s position 96.6% of the time.
On 4th May 2017, Hill voted to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) and pass the American Health Care Act.
Hill voted in support of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.
French Hill “Racist” Ad
A radio circulating through the state of Arkansas is making national attention, and for all of the wrong reasons: the ad is reportedly targeted to the African American community in support of Congressman French Hill’s campaign, and it appears to fall back on racist stereotypes to get the message across.
This is a real radio ad currently running in Arkansas in support of Republican Congressman French Hill on radio stations targeted to the African American community. I don't even have words to describe it. pic.twitter.com/vpzt1nGPlc
— (((Ben Tribbett))) (@notlarrysabato) October 18, 2018
French Hill Wife (Martha McKenzie) and Children
A ninth-generation Arkansan and Roman Catholic, Hill resides in Little Rock. He and his wife, Martha McKenzie, have two children, Payne Hill (Son) and Liza Hill (Daughter).