Charles W. Albertson
|North Carolina State Senate District 10|
| Term in office began|
| Term in office ended|
Albertson served in the North Carolina State Representatives from 1989 to 1992. He joined the North Carolina State Senate in 1993 and served in that position until 2011.
Albertson received his diploma from Beulaville High School. He then attended James Sprunt Community College
Albertson is a former Officer of Plant Protection and Quarantine for the United States Department of Agriculture. He also served in the United States Air Force from 1951 to 1952. He is currently a Professional Musician and a Farmer.
While a member of the North Carolina State Senate, Albertson served on the following committees:
- Agriculture/Environment/Natural Resources Committee, North Carolina State Senate
- Appropriations/Base Budget Committee, North Carolina State Senate
- Finance Committee, North Carolina State Senate
- Judiciary I Committee, North Carolina State Senate
- Pensions & Retirement & Aging Committee, North Carolina State Senate
- Rules and Operations of the Senate Committee, North Carolina State Senate
- State and Local Government Committee, North Carolina State Senate
- Ways & Means Committee, North Carolina State Senate
In 2009, Albertson proposed to end mandatory annual auto inspections, required in North Carolina since 1966. Although it did not become law, his proposal was identified by the John Locke Foundation as one which would have reduced "cronyism" in North Carolina.
Albertson did not seek re-election in 2010.
In 2008, Albertson collected $82,077 in donations.
His five largest contributors in 2008 were:
|North Carolina Farm Bureau||$5,000|
|Citizens for Higher Education||$4,000|
|North Carolina Medical Society||$2,000|
|North Carolina Pork Council||$1,250|
Albertson and his wife Grace have two children.
- Official North Carolina State Senate website
- Project Vote Smart biographical profile
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998, 1996
- Senator Albertson's State Surge
- Senator Albertson's facebook
|North Carolina State Senate District 10
| Succeeded by|
William "Brent" Jackson (R)