|North Carolina State Senate, District 37|
|May 6, 2014-present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||0|
|Elections and appointments|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|J.D.||UNC Chapel Hill|
Jackson earned his bachelor's and master's degrees in Philosophy from Emory University and his J.D. from UNC Chapel Hill. His professional experience includes working as an assistant district attorney in Gaston County.
Elections for the office of North Carolina State Senate 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 Jeff Jackson was chosen to replace Dan Clodfelter in the Democratic primary, after Clodfelter resigned from the Senate to become Mayor of Charlotte. Jackson was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Jackson is unchallenged in the general election.
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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.
- North Carolina League of Conservation Voters: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
- Legislators are scored on their votes on environment and conservation issues.
- The American Conservative Union: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
- Legislators are scored on their votes on key conservative issues.
- Civitas Action: 2013 Full Rankings
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- Environment North Carolina: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
- Legislators are scored on their votes on key environmental issues.
- Environment North Carolina: 2014 Legislative Scorecard
- Democracy North Carolina: 2013 Legislative Report Card
- Legislators are scored on their votes on 20 bills picked by the organization that they consider the worst of the session.
- N.C. Values Coalition: 2014 Pro-family Scorecard
- Legislators are scored on their votes on bills relating to pro-family and Biblical values.
- North Carolina Voters for Animal Welfare: 2014 Legislative Report Cards
- Legislators are scored on their votes on bills relating to animal welfare, sponsoring animal welfare bills, completing the NCVAW survey and responsiveness to animal advocates constituents.
Jackson and his wife, Marisa, have one child.
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- www.charlotteobserver.com, "Democrats elect Jeff Jackson to replace former state Sen. Clodfelter," accessed May 5, 2014
- www.thestate.com, "Democrats elect Jeff Jackson to replace former state Sen. Clodfelter," accessed May 5, 2014
- 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
Dan Clodfelter (D)
|North Carolina State Senate, District 37
May 6, 2014–present
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