LITTLE ROCK — Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin said Thursday he has raised more than $191,000 for his re-election campaign.


Griffin said in a news release that in the fourth quarter of 2016 his campaign raised $191,500. He said the campaign has raised a total of $245,650 since he announced as a candidate for re-election in July and had $215,371 in cash on hand as of Dec. 31.


The Republican was first elected lieutenant governor in 2014. He served as Arkansas’ 2nd District congressman from 2011-15.


Griffin is currently the only announced candidate for the office.