Jack Brosch

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Jack Brosch
Candidate for
U.S. House, North Carolina, District 12
ProfessionPrecinct Organization Chair at Mecklenburg GOP, Businessman
Campaign website
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Jack Brosch was a 2012 Republican candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 12th Congressional District of North Carolina.[1] Brosch ran unopposed in the Republican primary on May 8, 2012.[2]

Brosch was defeated by Democratic incumbent Melvin L. Watt on November 6, 2012.[3]



See also: North Carolina's 12th Congressional District elections, 2012

Brosch ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent North Carolina's 12th District. Brosch won the nomination on the Republican ticket after running unopposed in the Republican primary.[2] The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run was February 29, 2012. Brosch was looking to unseat incumbent Rep. Melvin L. Watt (D).

The Washington Post listed the House of Representatives elections in North Carolina in 2012 as one of the states that could have determined whether Democrats retook the House or Republicans held their majority in 2013.[4] North Carolina was rated 8th on the list.[4]

U.S. House, North Carolina District 12 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMelvin L. Watt Incumbent 79.6% 247,591
     Republican Jack Brosch 20.4% 63,317
Total Votes 310,908
Source: North Carolina State Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

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Above is a breakdown of funds for the 2012 election, according to source.

Brosch lost the United States House of Representatives election in 2012. During that election cycle, Brosch's campaign committee raised a total of $15,678 and spent $16,221.[5]

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