John Torbett

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John Torbett
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North Carolina House of Representatives District 108
Incumbent
In office
2010 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$13,951/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2011
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Gaston County Commission
2002-2010
Personal
ProfessionBusiness Executive
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
John A. Torbett is a Republican member of the North Carolina House of Representatives, representing District 108. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Torbett has been the Vice President of North Carolina Operations for Defense Technologies, Inc. since 2003. He previously worked as a layout specialist and CEO of Corrugated Converting. Torbett served as a Gaston County Commissioner from 2002 to 2010.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations, Vice-chair
Commerce and Job Development, Vice-chair
Education
Homeland Security, Military, and Veterans Affairs
Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House
Transportation

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2012

Torbett ran for re-election in 2012. He ran unopposed in the May 8, 2012, Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 108 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Torbett Incumbent 100% 21,933
Total Votes 21,933

2010

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Torbett won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. He was unopposed in the primary and general elections.[2]

North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 108 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png John Torbett (R) 15,034 100%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Torbett is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Torbett raised a total of $39,300 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 4, 2013.[3]

John Torbett's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 North Carolina House of Representatives, District 108 Won $36,600
2010 North Carolina House of Representatives, District 108 Won $2,700
Grand Total Raised $39,300

2012

Torbett won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Torbett raised a total of $36,600.
North Carolina House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to John Torbett's campaign in 2012
Moore, Gerald$4,000
Burns, Chase$2,500
North Carolina Medical Society$2,000
Orthocarolina$2,000
Duke Energy$2,000
Total Raised in 2012$36,600
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

Torbett and his wife have one child. They currently reside in Stanley, North Carolina.[4]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Wil Neumann
North Carolina House - District 108
2011–present
Succeeded by
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