|North Carolina House of Representatives District 108|
|2010 - Present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Gaston County Commission|
Torbett has been the Vice President of North Carolina Operations for Defense Technologies, Inc. since 2003. He previously worked as a layout specialist and CEO of Corrugated Converting. Torbett served as a Gaston County Commissioner from 2002 to 2010.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Torbett served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Appropriations, Vice-chair|
|• Commerce and Job Development, Vice-chair|
|• Homeland Security, Military, and Veterans Affairs|
|• Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Torbett served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Commerce and Job Development|
|• Homeland Security, Military, and Veterans Affairs, Vice-chair|
Torbett ran for re-election in 2012. He ran unopposed in the May 8, 2012 Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 108 General Election, 2012|
|Republican||John Torbett Incumbent||100%||21,933|
|North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 108 (2010)|
|John Torbett (R)||15,034||100%|
Comprehensive donor information for Torbett is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Torbett raised a total of $39,300 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 4, 2013.
|John Torbett's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||North Carolina House of Representatives, District 108||$36,600|
|2010||North Carolina House of Representatives, District 108||$2,700|
|Grand Total Raised||$39,300|
2012Torbett won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Torbett raised a total of $36,600.
|North Carolina House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Torbett's campaign in 2012|
|North Carolina Medical Society||$2,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$36,600|
|Source:Follow the Money|
Torbett and his wife have one child. They currently reside in Stanley, North Carolina.
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- Campaign website
- House website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2012, 2010
- John Torbett on LinkedIn
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