Fred Steen

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Fred Steen
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Candidate for
U.S. House, North Carolina , District 8
Prior offices
Mayor of Landis
1996 - 2004
Place of birthLandis, North Carolina
ProfessionMember of the N.C. state House of Representatives
Campaign website
Fred Steen was a 2012 Republican candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 8th Congressional District of North Carolina.[1] Because no candidate received more than 40% of the vote in the Republican primary election on May 8, 2012, a runoff primary took place.[2] Steen was eliminated in the May 8, 2012, primary.
Fred Steen for House campaign logo.



See also: North Carolina's 8th Congressional District elections, 2012

Steen ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent North Carolina's 8th District. Steen was eliminated in the May 8, 2012, primary.

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]

U.S. House, North Carolina District 8 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRichard Hudson 32.1% 21,451
Scott Keadle 22% 14,687
Vernon Robinson 18.2% 12,181
Fred F. Steen II 14.5% 9,670
John M. Whitley 13.3% 8,894
Total Votes 66,883


Steen TV ad

In April 2012, Steen released a 30-second television commercial titled "Conservative, Experienced, Local."[5]

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