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==Biography==
 
==Biography==

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Garland Pierce
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North Carolina House of Representatives District 48
Incumbent
In office
2005 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$13,951/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sFayetteville State University
Master'sShaw Divinity School
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Army
Years of service1971-1974
Personal
ProfessionBaptist Minister
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Garland E. Pierce is a Democratic member of the North Carolina House of Representatives, representing District 48. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Biography

Pierce earned a B.S. from Fayetteville State University and a M.Div. from Shaw Divinity School. He is a Baptist minister. Pierce served in the United States Army from 1971 to 1974.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Pierce served on the following committees:

North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Commerce and Job Development
Health and Human Services
Insurance
Public Utilities

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2012

Pierce ran for re-election in 2012. He ran unopposed in the May 8, 2012 Democratic primary and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 48, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGarland Pierce 100% 27,193
Total Votes 27,193

2010

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Pierce won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. He had no primary opposition but was challenged by John Harry (R) in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010. [2]

North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 48 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Garland Pierce (D) 9,698 74.80%
John Harry (R) 3,267 25.20%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Pierce won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives.[3] $25,812 was raised for this campaign.[4] He ran unopposed.

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 48
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Garland Pierce (D) 20,362

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, a year in which Pierce was up for re-election, he collected $46,558 in donations.[5]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

North Carolina House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Garland Pierce's campaign in 2010
North Carolina Democratic House Cmte$11,939
Hutchinson, Virgil L$2,000
North Carolina State Farm Agents & Associates$1,250
Moore, Gregory$1,000
Nationwide$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $46,558

2008

In 2008, Pierce collected $25,812 in donations.[6]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY $5,110
CITIZENS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION $2,000
INDEPENDENT INSURANCE AGENTS OF NORTH CAROLINA $2,000
INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF TEAMSTERS $1,000

Personal

Pierce and his wife, Barbara, currently reside in Wagram, North Carolina.

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