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John Faircloth

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John Faircloth
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North Carolina House of Representatives District 61
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$13,951/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sGuilford College
Associate'sGuilford College
Master'sUniversity of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Army Reserve
Personal
ProfessionReal Estate Broker
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
John Faircloth is a Republican member of the North Carolina House of Representatives, representing District 61. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Faircloth earned an A.A. and a B.S. in Management from Guilford College. He later earned a M.S. in Public Affairs from University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. Faircloth was the Chief of the Greensboro Police Department from 1975 to 1992. He was the owner of Coldwell Banker Triad from 1994 to 2003. Faircloth served in the U.S. Army Reserve from 1957 to 1969.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations, Vice-chair
Elections
Government
Judiciary
Transportation

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Faircloth 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 consist of a primary election on May 6, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 28, 2014. Incumbent John Faircloth is unopposed in the Republican primary, while Ron Weatherford is unopposed in the Democratic primary.[2][3]

2012

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2012

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

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 61, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Faircloth Incumbent 63.8% 26,465
     Democratic Ron Weatherford 36.2% 14,988
Total Votes 41,453

2010

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Faircloth won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. Faircloth, with 1,783 votes, defeated three opponents -- Paul Norcross (1,050), Georgia Nixon-Roney (716) and Gerald Grubb (636) in the Republican primary on May 4. Faircloth had no opponent in the November 2 general election.[5]

North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 61 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png John Faircloth (R) 18,035 100%
North Carolina House of Representatives May 4 Primary, District 61, 2010
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png John Faircloth (R) 1,783
Paul Norcross (R) 1,050
Georgia Nixon-Roney (R) 716
Gerald Grubb (R) 636

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Faircloth is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Faircloth raised a total of $49,655 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 30, 2013.[6]

John Faircloth's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 North Carolina House of Representatives, District 61 Won $33,144
2010 North Carolina House of Representatives, District 61 Won $16,511
Grand Total Raised $49,655

2012

Faircloth won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Faircloth raised a total of $33,144.

Personal

Faircloth currently resides in High Point, North Carolina.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Laura Wiley
North Carolina House - District 61
2011–present
Succeeded by
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