James Dixon (North Carolina)
|North Carolina House of Representatives District 4|
|2011 - Present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||4|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Wake Forest University|
Dixon received a B.S. from Wake Forest University in 1969. He works as a turkey farmer.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Dixon served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Agriculture, Chair|
|• Regulatory Reform|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Dixon served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Agriculture, Vice Chair|
Dixon ran for re-election in 2012. He defeated District 11 incumbent Efton M. Sager in the May 8, 2012 Republican primary. He defeated Rebecca Judge (D) and Kevin E. Hayes (L) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 4, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||James Dixon Incumbent||65%||20,371|
|Libertarian||Kevin E. Hayes||3.4%||1,053|
|North Carolina House of Representatives District 4 Republican Primary, 2012|
|James Dixon Incumbent||62.3%||4,873|
|Efton M. Sager||37.7%||2,949|
|North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 4 (2010)|
|James Dixon (R)||9,004||51.36%|
|Mott Blair (D)||8,527||48.64%|
Blair's Republican opponent said Blair was misleading voters. Dixon said Blair was obscuring his true positions on issues in a series of campaign mailers. In the pamphlets, Blair attempted to distance himself from the Democratic Party, but he was the chair of the Duplin County Democratic Party and was a delegate to the 2008 Democratic National Convention.
Comprehensive donor information for James Dixon is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, James Dixon raised a total of $200,763 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 29, 2013.
|James Dixon's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||North Carolina House of Representatives, District 4||$104,994|
|2010||North Carolina House of Representatives, District 4||$95,769|
|Grand Total Raised||$200,763|
2012James Dixon won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, James Dixon raised a total of $104,994.
|North Carolina House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to James Dixon (North Carolina)'s campaign in 2012|
|Dixon, James William||$18,950|
|Johnson, Edgar Marvin||$7,000|
|Johnson, Robert C||$6,000|
|Prestage, William H||$6,000|
|Murphy Jr, Wendell H||$4,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$104,994|
|Source: Follow the Money|
Dixon currently resides in Warsaw, North Carolina.
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- House website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2012, 2010
- Project Vote Smart, "Jimmy Dixon," Accessed June 6, 2013
- North Carolina Board of Elections "Candidate lists," Accessed March 5, 2012
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Official Primary Election Results," Accessed June 22, 2012
- Official North Carolina Election Results, 2010
- Carolina Journal: Republican Says Democrat Misleads Voters
- followthemoney.org, "Dixon, James William" Accessed August 29, 2013
- Mitt Romney for President, "Mitt Romney Announces Support of North Carolina Elected Officials and Leaders," January 19, 2012
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