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Margaret Jeffus

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Margaret Jeffus
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North Carolina House of Representatives District 59
Retired
In office
1991 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1990
Term limitsN/A
CandidateVerification
Margaret Jeffus (b. Oct. 22, 1934) is a former Democratic member of the North Carolina House of Representatives.

Jeffus received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Guilford College in 1965. She earned her MEd from the University of North Carolina-Greensboro in 1970. She is a retired educator. She and her husband, Ted, have two children.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

  • Subcommittee on Education
  • Subcommittee on Science and Technology

2009-2010

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

  • Subcommittee on Pre-School, Elementary and Secondary Education

Elections

2012

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2012

Jeffus did not run for re-election in 2012.

2010

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Jeffus won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. She had no primary opposition but was challenged by Theresa Yon (R) in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[1]

North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 59 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Margaret Jeffus (D) 11,928 52.65%
Theresa Yon (R) 10,729 47.35%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Jeffus won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives.[2] $84,336 was raised for this campaign.[3]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 59
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Margaret Jeffus (D) 25,193
Jim Rumley (R) 14,066

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Jeffus was up for re-election, she collected $105,127 in donations.[4]

Her largest contributors in 2010 were:

2008

In 2008, Jeffus collected $84,336 in donations.[5]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY $42,338
CITIZENS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION $4,000
NORTH CAROLINA ASSOCIATION OF EDUCATORS $3,500
NORTH CAROLINA ADVOCATES FOR JUSTICE $2,000
LILLIANS LIST OF NORTH CAROLINA $2,000
NORTH CAROLINA HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION $2,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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North Carolina House - District 59
1991–2013
Succeeded by
Jon Hardister (R)