|U.S. House, North Carolina , District 9|
|Profession||Mecklenburg County Commissioner|
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Jennifer Roberts was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 9th Congressional District of North Carolina. Roberts ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on May 8, 2012.
Jennifer Roberts for House campaign logo.
Roberts was defeated by Republican candidate Robert Pittenger on November 6, 2012.
- See also: North Carolina's 9th Congressional District elections, 2012
Roberts ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent North Carolina's 9th District. Roberts won the nomination on the Democratic ticket after running unopposed in the primary. The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run was February 29, 2012. Roberts was looking to replace incumbent Rep. Sue Myrick (R), who retired in 2012.
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. North Carolina was rated 8th on the list.
Above is a breakdown of funds for the 2012 election, according to source.
Roberts lost the United States House of Representatives election in 2012. During that election cycle, Roberts' campaign committee raised a total of $599,757 and spent $599,487.
|U.S. House, North Carolina District 9, 2012 - Jennifer Roberts Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by Election Winner
|Total Spent by Election Winner
|Top contributors to Jennifer Roberts's campaign committee|
|Parker, Poe et al||$7,100|
|Plastic Labeling LLC||$6,000
|Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee|
- ↑ FoxCharlotte.com, "Jennifer Roberts announces run for 9th District congressional seat," accessed February 29, 2012 (dead link)
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Primary Election Results," accessed May 9, 2012.
- ↑ Politico, "2012 Election Map, North Carolina," accessed November 7, 2012
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 Washington Post, "The 10 states that will determine control of the House in 2012," accessed April 25, 2012
- ↑ Open Secrets, " 2012 Election Cycle," accessed April 2013