|U.S. House, North Carolina, District 13|
|Birthday||November 12, 1947|
|Place of birth||Raleigh, North Carolina|
|Profession||Equal employment opportunity officer at the state Department of Natural Resources|
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was a 2012 Democratic
candidate who sought election to the U.S. House
to represent the 13th Congressional District
of North Carolina
Malone defeated Bernard A. Holliday
in the Democratic primary on May 8, 2012.
Malone was defeated by Republican candidate George E.B. Holding on November 6, 2012.
- See also: North Carolina's 13th Congressional District elections, 2012
Malone ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent North Carolina's 13th District. Malone won the nomination on the Democratic ticket after defeating Bernard A. Holliday in the primary. The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run was February 29, 2012.
Malone won the primary after previously announcing he was dropping out of the race.
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.
The primary took place on May 8, 2012.
|U.S. House, North Carolina District 13 Democratic Primary, 2012
| Bernard A. Holliday
- See also: North Carolina State Senate elections, 2010
Malone was defeated in the November 2 general election by incumbent Neal Hunt (R).
Malone's website talked about the following issues:
- Excerpt: "The foundation of our economic life in North Carolina is small business. We must work to keep small businesses afloat by giving them tax breaks for expansion, new hires, start-ups and access to credit."
- Environment and transportation
- Excerpt: "Increased traffic congestion, air pollution and sprawl is our fate if we don't act now. We must fund and plan for a mixture of increased bus service, light rail, and commuter rail to link our communities."
- Excerpt: "We must integrate energy and climate in the planning processes, pursue energy efficiency, smart grid technologies, electrification of vehicles, and invest in long-term low-carbon liquid fuels."
- Excerpt: "We need to create a healthcare system that will lower costs, improve delivery, increase preventative care, and improve quality of care. We need to focus on expanding access to affordable health care for all people. Reforms will begin with Blue Cross/Blue Shield."
- Excerpt: "We must fully support this vital institution for it continued leadership role in workforce development in the 21st century. And we must have both a system that encourages diversity and that does not let one area of the county atrophy at the expense of another area growing stronger."
- Excerpt: "I believe no government official or program is above the law and will work tirelessly to ensure District 15 residents that their tax dollars are being spent responsibly."
- Financial industry reform
- Excerpt: "We must make giant banks smaller in order to have better competition. Six banks hold over 65% of our nation's monetary assets."
Above is a breakdown of funds for the 2012 election, according to source.
Malone lost the United States House of Representatives election in 2012. During that election cycle, Malone's campaign committee raised a total of $18,132 and spent $18,132.
|United States House of Representatives, 2012 - Charles Malone Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by Election Winner
|Total Spent by Election Winner
|Top contributors to Charles Malone's campaign committee|
|Wake Medical Hospital||$1,500
|David Price for Congress||$1,000|
|Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee|
|Printing & Publishing||$1,000|
- ↑ Associated Press, "2 N.C. Republicans trade blows over 'Super PAC'," accessed April 7, 2012
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Primary Election Results," accessed May 9, 2012.
- ↑ Politico, "2012 Election Map, North Carolina"
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 Washington Post, "The 10 states that will determine control of the House in 2012," accessed April 25, 2012
- ↑ North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2012 Primary Results," accessed October 10, 2012
- ↑ General Election Results
- ↑ Open Secrets, " 2012 Election Cycle," accessed April 2013