Ed Jones

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Ed Jones
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North Carolina State Senate District 4
In office
2007 - 2012
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
AppointedJanuary 2007
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
North Carolina House of Representatives
2005 – 2007
CandidateVerification
Ed Jones was a Democratic member of the North Carolina State Senate, representing District 4. He passed away just after his re-election in 2012, on December 14.[1]

Jones was the former Mayor/Chief of Police for Enfield. He was appointed the North Carolina State House in April of 2005. He served in that position until January of 2007, when he was appointed to the North Carolina State Senate.

Jones was State Trooper for the State of North Carolina.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jones served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Jones served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: North Carolina State Senate elections, 2012

Jones ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on May 8. He defeated Warren Scott Nail in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

North Carolina State Senate, District 4, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEd Jones Incumbent 72.3% 63,666
     Republican Warren Scott Nail 27.7% 24,363
Total Votes 88,029

2010

See also: North Carolina State Senate elections, 2010

Jones defeated Democratic primary challenger James Ferguson on May 4, 2010.[3] Jones won re-election to the North Carolina State Senate District 4, defeating Richard Halbert (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[4]

North Carolina Senate, General Election Results, District 4 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Ed Jones (D) 29,169 62.55%
Richard Halbert (R) 17,464 37.45%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Jones won re-election to the 4th District in the North Carolina State Senate. Jones had no challenger.[5]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Jones is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Jones raised a total of $140,898 during that time period. This information was last updated on December 21, 2013.[6]

Ed Jones's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 North Carolina Senate, District 4 Won $35,501
2010 North Carolina Senate, District 4 Won $53,824
2008 North Carolina Senate, District 4 Won $33,208
2006 North Carolina House, District 7 Won $18,365
Grand Total Raised $140,898

2012

Jones won re-election to the North Carolina State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Jones raised a total of $35,501.
North Carolina State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Ed Jones's campaign in 2012
North Carolina Association of Realtors$4,000
North Carolina Medical Society$3,000
East Carolina Anesthesia Associates$2,000
North Carolina Hospital Association$1,500
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina$1,500
Total Raised in 2012$35,501
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Jones collected $53,824 in donations.[7]

North Carolina State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Ed Jones's campaign in 2010
Butterfield For Congress$3,000
North Carolina Hospital Association$2,500
North Carolina Advocates For Justice$2,250
North Carolina Farm Bureau$2,000
Nationwide$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $53,824

2008

In 2008, Jones collected $33,208 in donations.[8]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Chester Davenport $4,000
Charles Hagan $1,500
Nationwide $1,250
G B Ragsdale $1,000
Nucor Corp $1,000

Personal

Jones and his wife Mary Ann have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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North Carolina State Senate District 4
2007–2012
Succeeded by
Angela R. Bryant (D)