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{{GovLgov}}{{TOCnestright}}The '''North Carolina Governor''' is the top executive of the government of the U.S. state of [[North Carolina]]. The [[governor]] heads the Council of State. The governor is responsible for preparing and presenting the [[Sunshinereview:North_Carolina_state_budget|state budget]] to the [[General Assembly of North Carolina]]. Additionally,the governor of North Carolina has extensive powers of appointment of executive branch officials, some judges, and members of boards and commissions. The governor serves as Commander in Chief of the state military forces except when they are called into the service of the United States.
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==Current officer==
  
 
The current officeholder is [[Beverly Perdue]].
 
The current officeholder is [[Beverly Perdue]].
  
==Qualifications==
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==Authority==
*at least 30 years old  
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*a citizen of the United States for at least 5 years
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==Requirements==
*a resident of North Carolina for at least 2 years
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Candidates for the office of the governor must be:
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* at least 30 years old  
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* a citizen of the United States for at least five years
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* a resident of [[North Carolina]] for at least two years
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==Election==
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==Vacancies==
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==Duties==
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The [[governor]] heads the Council of State. The governor is responsible for preparing and presenting the [[Sunshinereview:North_Carolina_state_budget|state budget]] to the [[General Assembly of North Carolina]]. Additionally,the governor of North Carolina has extensive powers of appointment of executive branch officials, some judges, and members of boards and commissions. The governor serves as Commander in Chief of the state military forces except when they are called into the service of the United States.
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==Compensation==
  
 
==Contact information==
 
==Contact information==
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Office of the Governor<BR>
 
Office of the Governor<BR>
 
20301 Mail Service Center<BR>
 
20301 Mail Service Center<BR>
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==See also==
 
==See also==
*[[Beverly_Perdue|North Carolina Governor Beverly Perdue]]
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*[[Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina]]
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* [[Beverly_Perdue|North Carolina Governor Beverly Perdue]]
*[[North Carolina Attorney General]]
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* [[Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina]]
*[[North Carolina Secretary of State]]
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* [[Walter Dalton|Lieutenant Governor Walter Dalton]]
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* [[North Carolina Attorney General]]
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* [[North Carolina Secretary of State]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==

Revision as of 23:31, 9 April 2011

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Current officer

The current officeholder is Beverly Perdue.

Authority

Requirements

Candidates for the office of the governor must be:

  • at least 30 years old
  • a citizen of the United States for at least five years
  • a resident of North Carolina for at least two years

Election

Vacancies

Duties

North Carolina

The governor heads the Council of State. The governor is responsible for preparing and presenting the state budget to the General Assembly of North Carolina. Additionally,the governor of North Carolina has extensive powers of appointment of executive branch officials, some judges, and members of boards and commissions. The governor serves as Commander in Chief of the state military forces except when they are called into the service of the United States.

Compensation

Contact information

Office of the Governor
20301 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-0301
Phone:919-733-4240
Fax:919-733-2120

See also

External links

References