Hugh Blackwell

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Hugh Blackwell
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North Carolina House of Representatives District 86
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$13,951/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Hugh Blackwell is a Republican member of the North Carolina House of Representatives, representing District 86. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Blackwell is an attorney.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations, Vice-chair
Commerce and Job Development
Health and Human Services
Judiciary
Public Utilities
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2012

Blackwell ran for re-election in 2012. He ran unopposed in the May 8, 2012 Republican primary. He defeated Jim Cates (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 86, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngHugh Blackwell Incumbent 60.8% 19,537
     Democratic Jim Cates 39.2% 12,584
Total Votes 32,121

2010

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Blackwell won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. Walter Church defeated James Cates in the primary election and will challenge Blackwell in the general election.[2]

North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 86 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Hugh Blackwell (R) 10,429 61.93%
Walter Church Jr. (D) 6,412 38.07%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Blackwell won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives.[3] $27,298 was raised for this campaign.[4]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 86
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Hugh Blackwell (R) 14,140
Walt Church, Sr. (D) 13,259

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, a year in which Blackwell was up for re-election, he collected $132,797 in donations.[5]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

North Carolina House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Hugh Blackwell's campaign in 2010
North Carolina Republican Party$34,983
North Carolina Association Of Realtors$3,000
Miller, Kay O$2,500
Miller, Kay O$2,500
Luddy, Robert L$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $132,797

2008

In 2008, Blackwell collected $27,298 in donations.[6]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
fiNORTH CAROLINA REPUBLICAN PARTY $4,500
MILLER, KAY O $3,000
STAM FOR HOUSE $1,020
MORGAN, HOWARD L $1,020
HILTON FOR NORTH CAROLINA HOUSE CMTE $1,000
NORTH CAROLINA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS $1,000
FRIENDS OF RUTH SAMUELSON $1,000
MCHENRY FOR CONGRESS $1,000

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2011–present
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