Bruce G. Peller

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Bruce G. Peller
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Candidate for
U.S. House, North Carolina , District 5
PartyDemocratic
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine
Master'sWharton Graduate School of Business (MBA)
Websites
Campaign website
Bruce G. Peller was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 5th Congressional District of North Carolina.[1] Peller was defeated by Elisabeth Motsinger in the Democratic primary on May 8, 2012.[2]
Bruce G. Peller for House campaign logo.

Elections

2012

See also: North Carolina's 5th Congressional District elections, 2012

Peller ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent North Carolina's 5th District. Peller sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket. The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run was February 29, 2012. Peller was defeated by Elisabeth Motsinger in the Democratic primary on May 8, 2012.[2]

The Washington Post listed the House of Representatives elections in North Carolina in 2012 as one of the 10 states that could determine whether Democrats would retake the House or Republicans would hold their majority in 2013.[3] North Carolina was rated 8th on the list.[3][4]

North Carolina's 5th Congressional District Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngElisabeth Motsinger 69.7% 38,512
Bruce G. Peller 30.3% 16,716
Total Votes 55,228

Campaign donors

As of April 18, 2012, Peller had raised $35,125 during the 2012 election cycle and spent $23,988, leaving him with $11,060 cash on hand. Of that, 65 percent came from candidate self-financing, while 34 percent came from individual contributions.[5]

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