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C. Robert Brawley
|C. Robert Brawley|
|North Carolina House of Representatives District 95|
|1981-1998, 2013-January 1, 2015|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|North Carolina House of Representatives|
|Bachelor's||North Carolina State University, 1968|
|Service/branch||North Carolina National Guard|
|Date of birth||04/10/1944|
|Place of birth||Mooresville, NC|
- 1 Biography
- 2 Committee assignments
- 3 Issues
- 4 Elections
- 5 Campaign donors
- 6 Scorecards
- 7 Endorsements
- 8 Recent news
- 9 See also
- 10 External links
- 11 References
Brawley earned his bachelor's degree from North Carolina State University in 1968. His professional experience includes working as an insurance agent. Brawley was a helicopter pilot in the North Carolina National Guard.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Brawley served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Commerce and Job Development|
|• Insurance, Vice-chair|
|• State Personnel|
Finance chair resignation
Brawley's campaign website highlighted the following issues:
- Excerpt: "One Nation Under God!"
- Excerpt: "Gasoline tax dollars exclusively for better roads as the trust says."
- Excerpt: "Make English the official language of North Carolina.
- Excerpt: "Will plan for a budget to reduce regulatory and tax burden on all."
- Excerpt: "Believes local control of school system will produce better results than dictated by Raleigh:
- Excerpt: "Teachers should be in control of classroom."
- Excerpt: "Better pay for teachers who prepare better students."
Elections for the office of North Carolina House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 6, 2014. The general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 28, 2014. John Fraley defeated incumbent C. Robert Brawley in the Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election.
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 95 Republican Primary, 2014|
|C. Robert Brawley Incumbent||49.1%||2,775|
Brawley ran in the 2012 election for North Carolina House of Representatives District 95. He defeated Charlton L. Allen and Marc Fasano in the Republican primary on May 8, 2012. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
Brawley credited what he called a positive "face to face" campaign for his primary victory.
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 95, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||C. Robert Brawley||94.8%||27,856|
|North Carolina House of Representatives District 95 Republican Primary, 2012|
|C. Robert Brawley||57.6%||4,947|
|Charlton L. Allen||34.9%||3,001|
Brawley unsuccessfully ran for North Carolina Insurance Commissioner in 2004.
Comprehensive donor information for Brawley is available dating back to 1996. Based on available campaign finance records, Brawley raised a total of $144,268 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 3, 2013.
|C. Robert Brawley's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||North Carolina House of Representatives, District 95||$24,924|
|2006||North Carolina House of Representatives, District 95||$20,108|
|2002||North Carolina House of Representatives, District 95||$12,809|
|1996||North Carolina House of Representatives, District 43||$46,600|
|Grand Total Raised||$144,268|
2012Brawley won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Brawley raised a total of $24,924.
|North Carolina House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to C. Robert Brawley's campaign in 2012|
|Brawley, Clyde Robert||$11,674|
|North Carolina Healthcare Facilities Association||$1,000|
|First Citizens Bank||$500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$24,924|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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In 2013, the North Carolina General Assembly was in session from January 9 to July 26. In 2014, the North Carolina General Assembly will be in session from May 14 through a date to be determined by the legislature.
- North Carolina League of Conservation Voters: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
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- North Carolina League of Conservation Voters: 2014 Legislative Scorecard
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- The American Conservative Union: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
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- Civitas Action: 2013 Full Rankings
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- Environment North Carolina: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
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- Environment North Carolina: 2014 Legislative Scorecard
- Democracy North Carolina: 2013 Legislative Report Card
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- N.C. Values Coalition: 2014 Pro-family Scorecard
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- North Carolina Voters for Animal Welfare: 2014 Legislative Report Cards
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In 2014, Brawley's endorsements included the following:
- State Employees Association of North Carolina (SEANC)
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- North Carolina House of Representatives
- House Committees
- North Carolina General Assembly
- North Carolina state legislative districts
- Official campaign website
- Profile from Open States
- Robert Brawley on Twitter
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2006, 2004, 2002, 1996
- Statesville Record & Landmark, "Face-to-face campaigning was the key, Brawley says," May 14, 2012. Retrieved June 15, 2012 (dead link)
- Mooresville Tribune, "Brawley targets a return to N.C. House," February 24, 2012. Retrieved June 15, 2012 (dead link)
- votesmart.org, "Biography," accessed April 22, 2014
- ABC Local News, "NC House Finance Chairman resigns, blames Tillis," May 22, 2013
- WCNC "Rep. Robert Brawley resigns as chair of the House Finance Committee," May 22, 2013
- Charlotte Observer, "Mooresville lawmaker quits co-chairman post over upset with House Speaker Thom Tillis," May 22, 2013
- Official campaign website, "Key points," accessed April 22, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Official Primary Election Results For 2014," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "General Election Candidate List Grouped by Contest," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2012 Primary Election Results," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2012 General Election Results," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Official Primary Election Results," accessed June 22, 2012
- followthemoney.org, "Brawley, Clyde Robert," accessed September 3, 2013
- followthemoney.org, "Brawley, C Robert," accessed September 3, 2013
- www.seanc.org, "State Employee PAC Endorses Bipartisan Slate of Candidates," accessed April 17, 2014
Grey Mills, Jr. (R)
|North Carolina House - District 95
2013–January 1, 2015
| Succeeded by|
John Fraley (R)
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