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Hugh Blackwell
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North Carolina House of Representatives District 86
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$13,951/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Hugh Blackwell is a Republican member of the North Carolina House of Representatives, representing District 86. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Blackwell's professional experience includes working as an attorney.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations, Vice-chair
Commerce and Job Development
Health and Human Services
Judiciary
Public Utilities
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Blackwell 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 take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 6, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 28, 2014. Incumbent Hugh Blackwell defeated A. Bradley Scott in the Republican primary, while Jim Cates was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Scott withdrew from the race before the primary but remained on the ballot. Cates and Blackwell will face off in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2012

Blackwell ran for re-election in 2012. He ran unopposed in the May 8, 2012, Republican primary. He defeated Jim Cates (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 86, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngHugh Blackwell Incumbent 60.8% 19,537
     Democratic Jim Cates 39.2% 12,584
Total Votes 32,121

2010

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Blackwell won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. Walter Church defeated James Cates in the primary election and will challenge Blackwell in the general election.[5][6]

North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 86 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Hugh Blackwell (R) 10,429 61.93%
Walter Church Jr. (D) 6,412 38.07%

2008

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Blackwell won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives.[7] $27,298 was raised for this campaign.[8]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 86
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Hugh Blackwell (R) 14,140
Walt Church, Sr. (D) 13,259

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Blackwell is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Blackwell raised a total of $347,878 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 3, 2013.[9]

Hugh Blackwell's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 North Carolina House of Representatives, District 86 Won $91,916
2010 North Carolina House of Representatives, District 86 Won $132,797
2008 North Carolina House of Representatives, District 86 Won $27,298
2006 North Carolina House of Representatives, District 86 Defeated $95,867
Grand Total Raised $347,878

2012

Blackwell won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Blackwell raised a total of $91,916.
North Carolina House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Hugh Blackwell's campaign in 2012
North Carolina Advocates for Justice$8,000
North Carolina Republican Party$7,879
Graham, William M$4,000
Duke Energy$4,000
Miller, Kay O$4,000
Total Raised in 2012$91,916
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Blackwell won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Blackwell raised a total of $132,797.

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North Carolina House - District 86
2011–present
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