|U.S. House, North Carolina , District 4|
|High school||Hugh M Cummings High School|
was a 2012 Republican
candidate who sought election to the U.S. House
to represent the 4th Congressional District
of North Carolina
Allen was defeated by Tim D'Annunzio
in the Republican primary on May 8, 2012.
- See also: North Carolina's 6th Congressional District elections, 2012
Allen ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent North Carolina's 4th District. Allen sought the nomination on the Republican ticket. The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run was February 29, 2012. Allen faced Tim D'Annunzio and George Hutchins in the Republican primary to unseat incumbent Rep. David E. Price (D). Allen was defeated by Tim D'Annunzio in the Republican primary on May 8, 2012.
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. North Carolina was rated 8th on the list.
|U.S. House, North Carolina District 4 Republican Primary, 2012
| George Frank Hutchins
| Jim Allen
- ↑ Burlington Times-News, "Update: Burlington man files to run against Coble for Congress," accessed February 28, 2012
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Primary Election Results," accessed May 9, 2012.
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 Washington Post, "The 10 states that will determine control of the House in 2012," accessed April 25, 2012
- ↑ North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2012 Primary Results," accessed July 19, 2012