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State Rep. Charlie Collins confirms he's dropping out of race for Lt. Governor

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LITTLE ROCKRepublican State Representative Charlie Collins has confirmed he's dropping out of the race for Arkansas Lt. Governor. 

Collins, who represents District 84 says he will get out of the race to focus on re-election.

Collins decision comes on the day Republican Congressman Tim Griffin made his entry into the race official.  Collins tells KATV Griffin will make a "marvelous" Lt. Governor, but Griffin still has to win the primary against Representatives Debra Hobbs and Andy Mayberry. 

Democrat John Burkhalter is also seeking the office.