|North Carolina State Senate District 41|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||University of Illinois|
Tarte graduated from the University of Illinois with a Bachelor's degree in Economics. He has worked as an executive of a multimillion-dollar consulting firm.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Tarte served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Appropriations on General Government and Information Technology|
|• Appropriations on Natural and Economic Resources|
|• Education/Higher Education|
|• Health Care|
|• State and Local Government|
Tarte's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
Why Jeff is Running
- Excerpt:"I am running for State Senate because I believe that our taxes are too high and our spending is not correctly prioritized on the services we need most to create lasting job growth, improve roads and create excellent schools."
Elections for the office of North Carolina State Senate 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 Jeff Tarte was unopposed in the Republican primary, while Latrice McRae was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Tarte defeated McRae in the general election.
|North Carolina State Senate, District 41 General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Jeff Tarte Incumbent||60.5%||35,572|
Tarte ran in the 2012 election for North Carolina State Senate District 41. He advanced to a July 17 runoff where he defeated John Aneralla. He ran unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|North Carolina State Senate, District 41, General Election, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Tarte is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Tarte raised a total of $198,071 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 29, 2013.
|Jeff Tarte's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||North Carolina State Senate, District 41||$198,071|
|Grand Total Raised||$198,071|
2012Tarte won election to the North Carolina State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Tarte raised a total of $198,071.
|North Carolina State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jeff Tarte's campaign in 2012|
|Tarte, Jeffery & Nancy||$50,000|
|Tarte, Jeffery Phillip||$20,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$198,071|
|Source: Follow the Money|
Tarte and his wife, Nancy, have three children.
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- North Carolina State Senate
- Senate Committees
- North Carolina General Assembly
- Joint Committees
- North Carolina state legislative districts
- Official campaign website
- Profile from the North Carolina State Senate
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Jeff Tarte on Facebook
- Jeff Tarte on Twitter
- Campaign contributions via Follow the Money: 2012
- jefftarte.com - Issues
- 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
- Charlotte Observer "N.C. Legislature - Mecklenburg: Earle wins 9th term; Aneralla, Tarte battling," May 9, 2012
- North Carolina Board of Elections "Candidate lists," Accessed March 12, 2012
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Official Primary Election Results, 2012" Accessed June 18, 2012
- followthemoney.org, "Tarte, Jeffery Phillip" Accessed August 29, 2013
Chris Carney (R)
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