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D. Craig Horn

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D. Craig Horn
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North Carolina House of Representatives District 68
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$13,951/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Air Force
Years of service1962-1969
Personal
ProfessionRetired
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Dwight Craig Horn is a Republican member of the North Carolina House of Representatives, representing District 68. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Horn worked as a food broker before his political career. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1962 to 1969.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Horn served on the following committees:

North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture
Appropriations, Vice-chair
Education, Vice-chair
Homeland Security, Military, and Veterans Affairs
Judiciary

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Horn served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of North Carolina House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on May 6, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 28, 2014. Incumbent D. Craig Horn is unopposed in the Republican primary.[2][3]

2012

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2012

Horn ran for re-election in 2012. He ran unopposed in the May 8, 2012, Republican primary. He defeated Kenneth J. Baker (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[4]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 68, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDwight Horn Incumbent 65.2% 22,811
     Democratic Kenneth J. Baker 34.8% 12,200
Total Votes 35,011

2010

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Horn won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. Horn defeated Jeffrey Gerber in the May 4 Republican primary by a margin of 4,675-2,821. Horn had no opponent in the November 2 general election. Thus barring unforeseen circumstances, Horn is guaranteed election. [5]

North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 68 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png D. Craig Horn (R) 28,214 100%
North Carolina House of Representatives May 4 Primary, District 68, 2010
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png D. Craig Horn (R) 4,675
Jeffrey Gerber (R) 2,821

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Horn is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Horn raised a total of $65,647 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 30, 2013.[6]

D. Craig Horn's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 North Carolina House of Representatives, District 68 Won $40,825
2010 North Carolina House of Representatives, District 68 Won $24,822
Grand Total Raised $65,647

2012

Horn won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Horn raised a total of $40,825.

2010

Horn won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Horn raised a total of $24,822.

Personal

Horn and his wife, Lorriane, have four children. They currently reside in Weddington Hills, North Carolina.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Curtis Blackwood
North Carolina House - District 68
2011–present
Succeeded by
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