Martha Alexander

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Martha Alexander
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North Carolina House of Representatives District 106
Retired
In office
1993 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1992
Term limitsN/A
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Martha Alexander (b. August 30, 1939) is a former Democratic member of the North Carolina House of Representatives. She represented District 106 from 1993-2013. She served as Minority Whip.

Alexander received her Bachelor of Science degree from Florida State University in 1961. She earned her Master of Science degree from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in 1979. She is a former librarian and was a member of a substance abuse council. She is married to James.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

  • Subcommittee on Justice and Public Safety
  • Subcommittee A

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Alexander served on the following committees:

  • Subcommittee on Universities

Elections

2012

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2012

Alexander ran for re-election in 2012. Redistricting moved her to District 88. She ran unopposed in the May 8, 2012, Democratic primary. She was defeated by Rob Bryan (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 88, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bryan 54.9% 22,081
     Democratic Martha Alexander Incumbent 45.1% 18,106
Total Votes 40,187

2010

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Alexander won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. She had no primary opposition but was challenged by Michael Cavallo (R) in the general election.[3][4]

North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 106 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Martha Alexander (D) 10,278 59.50%
Michael Cavallo (R) 6,996 40.50%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Alexander won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives.[5] $34,541 was raised for this campaign.[6]She ran unopposed.

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 106
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Martha Alexander (D) 23,422

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Alexander was up for re-election, she collected $24,288 in donations.[7]

Her largest contributors in 2010 were:

North Carolina House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Martha Alexander's campaign in 2010
Southeast Anesthesiology Consultants$3,000
Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates$2,500
Bank Of America$1,500
North Carolina Hospital Association$1,500
Orthocarolina Pa$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $24,288

2008

In 2008, Alexander collected $34,541 in donations.[8]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
SOUTHEAST ANESTHESIOLOGY CONSULTANTS $4,000
NORTH CAROLINA MEDICAL SOCIETY $4,000
CITIZENS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION $4,000
NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY $3,179
BANK OF AMERICA $2,000
MEMA $1,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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North Carolina House - District 106
1993–2013
Succeeded by
Rob Bryan (R)