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Ray Rapp

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Ray Rapp
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North Carolina House of Representatives District 118
Incumbent
In office
2003 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionCollege Administrator
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Ray Rapp is a former Democratic member of the North Carolina House of Representatives. He represented District 118 from 2003-2013 and served as a State House Deputy Minority Whip. He is a college dean.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

  • Subcommittee on Transportation
  • Subcommittee on Alcoholic Beverage Control

2009-2010

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

  • Subcommittee on Education
  • Subcommittee on Pre-School, Elementary and Secondary Education

Elections

2012

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2012

Rapp ran for re-election in 2012. He ran unopposed in the May 8, 2012, Democratic primary. He was defeated by Michele D. Presnell (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 118 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichele D. Presnell 51.3% 18,749
     Democratic Ray Rapp Incumbent 48.7% 17,788
Total Votes 36,537

2010

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Rapp won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. He had no primary opposition but was challenged by Samuel Edwards (R) in the general election.[2]

North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 118 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Ray Rapp (D) 13,267 54.66%
Samuel L. Edwards (R) 11,006 45.34%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Rapp won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives.[3] $28,375 was raised for this campaign.[4]He ran unopposed.

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 118
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Ray Rapp (D) 23,920

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Rapp was up for re-election, he collected $141,870 in donations.[5]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

2008

In 2008, Rapp collected $28,375 in donations.[6]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
CITIZENS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION $6,000
RAPP, RAY $2,951
NORTH CAROLINA MEDICAL SOCIETY $2,000
BLUE RIDGE BOND & JOINT PAC $2,000
ASHEVILLE ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES $2,000
CAROLINA MOUNTAINS EMERGENCY MEDICINE PAC $1,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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North Carolina House - District 118
2003
Succeeded by
Michele D. Presnell (R)