Andy Mayberry, a Republican challenger to U.S. Rep Vic Snyder (D-Ark.) in the 2006 election, said a political fund-raiser at Little Rock’s
Mayberry hoped to raise $90,000 for his campaign with a
“I am not a concert promoter and have never professed to be,” Mayberry told the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. “Forty dollars was probably too much to charge for the ticket.
The political [connection] may have made some people uneasy out of fear that the event would be boring.”