|North Carolina State Senate District 4|
|2007 - 2012|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|North Carolina House of Representatives|
|2005 – 2007|
Jones was the former Mayor/Chief of Police for Enfield. He was appointed the North Carolina State House in April of 2005. He served in that position until January of 2007, when he was appointed to the North Carolina State Senate.
Jones was State Trooper for the State of North Carolina.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jones served on these committees:
- Appropriations/Base Budget
- Judiciary II
- Mental Health & Youth Services
- Redistricting Committee
- State and Local Government
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Jones served on these committees:
- Appropriations/Base Budget Committee, North Carolina State Senate
- Education/Higher Education Committee, North Carolina State Senate
- Judiciary II Committee, North Carolina State Senate
- Mental Health & Youth Services 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
|North Carolina State Senate, District 4, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Ed Jones Incumbent||72.3%||63,666|
|Republican||Warren Scott Nail||27.7%||24,363|
Jones defeated Democratic primary challenger James Ferguson on May 4, 2010. Jones won re-election to the North Carolina State Senate District 4, defeating Richard Halbert (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.
|North Carolina Senate, General Election Results, District 4 (2010)|
|Ed Jones (D)||29,169||62.55%|
|Richard Halbert (R)||17,464||37.45%|
Comprehensive donor information for Jones is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Jones raised a total of $140,898 during that time period. This information was last updated on December 21, 2013.
|Ed Jones's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||North Carolina Senate, District 4||$35,501|
|2010||North Carolina Senate, District 4||$53,824|
|2008||North Carolina Senate, District 4||$33,208|
|2006||North Carolina House, District 7||$18,365|
|Grand Total Raised||$140,898|
2012Jones won re-election to the North Carolina State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Jones raised a total of $35,501.
|North Carolina State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Ed Jones's campaign in 2012|
|North Carolina Association of Realtors||$4,000|
|North Carolina Medical Society||$3,000|
|East Carolina Anesthesia Associates||$2,000|
|North Carolina Hospital Association||$1,500|
|Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina||$1,500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$35,501|
|Source: Follow the Money|
In 2010, Jones collected $53,824 in donations.
|North Carolina State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Ed Jones's campaign in 2010|
|Butterfield For Congress||$3,000|
|North Carolina Hospital Association||$2,500|
|North Carolina Advocates For Justice||$2,250|
|North Carolina Farm Bureau||$2,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$53,824|
In 2008, Jones collected $33,208 in donations.
His five largest contributors in 2008 were:
|G B Ragsdale||$1,000|
Jones and his wife Mary Ann have two children.
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- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006
- Senator Jones State Surge
- Ncleg.net, "NC Senators," accessed January 28, 2013
- North Carolina Board of Elections, "Candidate lists," accessed March 13, 2012
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2010 Primary Election Results," accessed August 14, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2010 General Election Results," accessed March 25, 2015
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2008 General Election Results," accessed August 14, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Jones, Edward (Ed)," accessed December 21, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2010 campaign contributions," accessed December 18, 2014
- Follow the Money, "2008 campaign contributions," accessed December 18, 2014
|North Carolina State Senate District 4
| Succeeded by|
Angela R. Bryant (D)