Chris Carney (North Carolina)

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Chris Carney
Chris Carney (NC).jpg
North Carolina State Senate District 41
Former member
In office
December 8, 2011 - January 1, 2013
Base salary$13,951/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
AppointedDecember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
ProfessionSmall Business Owner
Chris Carney is a former Republican member of the North Carolina State Senate, representing District 41 from 2011 to 2013. Carney was appointed to the Senate on December 8, 2011, replacing the late James Forrester (R).[1]

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Carney served on these committees:



See also: North Carolina State Senate elections, 2012

Carney ran for election in District 44. He was opposed in the Republican primary on May 8 by Karen Ray and David Curtis. Carney advanced to a primary runoff on July 17, 2012, where he was defeated by David Curtis.[2][3]

North Carolina State Senate District 44 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngChris Carney (advanced to runoff) 35.1% 8,865
Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Curtis (advanced to runoff) 34.1% 8,613
Karen Ray 30.9% 7,809
Total Votes 25,287


Carney was appointed to the Senate by the 41st Senatorial District Executive Committee after James Forrester (R) died.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
James Forrester (R)
North Carolina State Senate District 41
Succeeded by
Jeff Tarte (R)