|North Carolina House of Representatives District 12|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Fayetteville State University|
|Master's||North Carolina State University|
Graham received a B.S. in Elementary Education from Fayetteville State University in 1971. He later received a M.E. in Adult and Community College Education from North Carolina Sate University in 1975. He was an administrative assistant, resource development officer and Director of Adult Basic Education at Lenoir Community College before retirement. Graham has also been a member of the Lenoir County Board of Commissioners since 1982.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Graham served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Commerce and Job Development|
|• State Personnel|
Elections for the office of North Carolina House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 6, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 28, 2014. Incumbent George Graham was unopposed in the Democratic primary and is unchallenged in the general election.
Graham ran in the 2012 election for North Carolina House of Representatives District 12. He replaced incumbent William L. Wainwright on the general election ballot after Wainwright passed away on July 17, 2012. He defeated Jim Dancy (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 12, General Election, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Graham is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Graham raised a total of $31,904 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 29, 2013.
|George Graham's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||North Carolina House of Representatives, District 12||$31,904|
|Grand Total Raised||$31,904|
2012Graham won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Graham raised a total of $31,904.
|North Carolina House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to George Graham's campaign in 2012|
|Harvey, C Felix||$4,000|
|Davenport, Chester C||$2,000|
|McNairy, Leigh H||$2,000|
|McNairy, John O||$2,000|
|North Carolina Advocates for Justice||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$31,904|
|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.
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Graham currently resides in Kinston, North Carolina.
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- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Primary Candidate List Grouped by Contest," accessed March 7, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "General Election Candidate List Grouped by Contest," accessed August 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
- followthemoney.org, "Graham, George," accessed August 29, 2013
William L. Wainwright (D)
|North Carolina House - District 12
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