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 earned his B.S. from Wake Forest University in 1969. His professional experience includes working 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|
Elections for the office of North Carolina House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 6, 2014. The general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 28, 2014. Incumbent James Dixon was unopposed in the Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election.
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 Dixon is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, 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|
2012Dixon won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, 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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- Profile from the North Carolina House of Representatives
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions via Follow the Money: 2012, 2010
- Project Vote Smart, "Jimmy Dixon," accessed June 6, 2013
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Primary Candidate List Grouped by Contest," accessed March 7, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "General Election Candidate List Grouped by Contest," accessed August 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "05/06/2014 Official Primary Election Results - Statewide," accessed December 5, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "11/04/2014 Official General Election Results - Statewide," accessed December 5, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2012 Primary Election Results," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2012 General Election Results," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Official Primary Election Results," accessed June 22, 2012
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2010 Primary Election Results," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Official North Carolina General Election Results- November 2, 2010," accessed June 12, 2014
- 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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