|North Carolina House of Representatives District 74|
|December 31, 2016|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Conrad served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Appropriations on Education|
|• Commerce and Job Development, Chairman|
|• Judiciary II|
|• Public Utilities|
In the 2013-2014 legislative session, Conrad served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Commerce and Job Development, Vice chair|
|• State Personnel|
Conrad's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
- Excerpt: "Debra will work to enact pro-business legislation in Raleigh. She believes in order to recover lost jobs, we need to support our small businesses because they are essential to economic growth."
Taxes & Spending
- Excerpt: "Debra Conrad opposes all tax increases and all wasteful spending. She will work to set budget priorities and fund critical state services first."
- Excerpt: "Debra Conrad believes the best way to turn the tide is to support legislation which directly funds the classroom and not wasteful bureaucracies. When money is sent directly to the classroom and sidesteps administrations, it does more good for the child."
- Excerpt: "Debra Conrad believes that money should only be used for infrastructure repair. Debra supports legislation that will update the funding formula in order to ensure counties receive their fair share of road funding and that the roads and bridges we drive on are safe."
Note: Conrad's campaign themes did not change from 2012.
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. Incumbent Debra Conrad was unopposed in the Republican primary, while Mary Dickinson was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Dickinson was defeated by Conrad in the general election.
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 74 General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Debra Conrad Incumbent||63%||17,654|
Conrad ran in the 2012 election for North Carolina House of Representatives District 74. She defeated Glenn L. Cobb and District 73 incumbent Larry Brown in the Republican primary on May 8, 2012. She defeated David W. Moore (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 74, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||David W. Moore||35.6%||14,742|
|North Carolina House of Representatives District 74 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Larry R. Brown Incumbent||29.2%||3,197|
|Glenn L. Cobb||28%||3,065|
Comprehensive donor information for Conrad is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Conrad raised a total of $75,691 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 30, 2013.
|Debra Conrad's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||North Carolina House of Representatives, District 74||$75,691|
|Grand Total Raised||$75,691|
2012Conrad won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Conrad raised a total of $75,691.
|North Carolina House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Debra Conrad's campaign in 2012|
|Conrad for Commissioner||$5,247|
|Conrad, Debra L||$5,000|
|North Carolina Association of Realtors||$3,000|
|Piedmont Triad Anesthesia||$2,000|
|Burress III, John W||$2,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$75,691|
|Source: Follow the Money|
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- Campaign contributions: 2012
- electdebraconrad.com, "Issues," accessed August 19, 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, "05/06/2014 Official Primary Election Results - Statewide," accessed December 5, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "11/04/2014 Official General Election Results - Statewide," accessed December 5, 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, "Conrad, Debra L," accessed August 30, 2013
Dale Folwell (R)
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