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<td><center>[[Voting in North Carolina|Important voting information]]  <br> [[Absentee voting#Absentee voting|Absentee voting]]  •  [[Early voting#Early voting|Early voting]]  •  [[State Blue Books|Blue Book]]  <br> [[Redistricting in North Carolina|Redistricting]]  •  [[North Carolina vote fraud|Vote fraud]] <hr>''For more information on voting in North Carolina,'' '''''[[Voting in North Carolina|click here]].'''''<br></center></td></tr></table>
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<td><center>[[Voting in North Carolina|Important voting information]]  <br> [[Absentee voting#Absentee voting|Absentee voting]]  •  [[Early voting#Early voting|Early voting]]  •  [[State Blue Books|Blue Book]]  <br> [[Redistricting in North Carolina|Redistricting]]  •  [[North Carolina vote fraud|Vote fraud]] <hr>''For more information on voting in North Carolina,''<br> '''''[[Voting in North Carolina|click here]].'''''<br></center></td></tr></table>
 
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<center>[[North Carolina state budget|State budget]] • [[North Carolina public pensions|Public pensions]]<br>[[North Carolina Constitution|State Constitution]] • [[North Carolina Supreme Court|State Supreme Court]] • [[Laws governing ballot measures in North Carolina]] • [[Laws governing recall]] • [[Laws governing local ballot measures in North Carolina|Laws governing local measures]] • [[Laws governing the initiative process]] • [[Campaign finance requirements for North Carolina ballot measures|Campaign finance requirements]]<br><br></center>
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<center>[[North Carolina state budget|State budget]] • [[North Carolina public pensions|Public pensions]]<br>[[North Carolina Constitution|State Constitution]] • [[North Carolina Supreme Court|State Supreme Court]] • [[Laws governing ballot measures in North Carolina]] • [[Laws governing recall]] • [[Laws governing local ballot measures in North Carolina|Laws governing local measures]] • [[Laws governing the initiative process]] <br>• [[Campaign finance requirements for North Carolina ballot measures|Campaign finance requirements]]<br><br></center>
  
 
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<td><center><br>• [[List of North Carolina ballot measures|Statewide ballot measures]] • [[Recall campaigns in North Carolina]]<br><br><hr><br> [[File:Verified.png|20px]] ''[[Ballot Measure Scorecard, 2013]]''<br><br></center></td></tr></table></table></td></tr></table>
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<td><center><br>• [[List of North Carolina ballot measures|Statewide ballot measures]] • [[Recall campaigns in North Carolina|Recall campaigns]]<br><br><hr><br> [[File:Verified.png|20px]] ''[[Ballot Measure Scorecard, 2013]]''<br><br></center></td></tr></table></table></td></tr></table>
  
 
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Nicknamed “the Tar Heel state,” North Carolina is located in the southeast region of the United States and is bordered by Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and the Atlantic Ocean. Its capital is Raleigh, and its most populated city is Charlotte. Currently, there are two members of the U.S. Senate, a total of 13 members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 50 members of the North Carolina State Senate and 120 members of the North Carolina House of Representatives. As of September 2013, North Carolina is one of 24 Republican state government trifectas.

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2014 elections in North Carolina

On the 2014 ballot
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Voting in North Carolina

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External resources for the State of North Carolina

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National politics in North Carolina


CongressLogo.png United States congressional delegation from North Carolina



Flag of the United States.png Current members of the U.S. Senate


Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:Predecessor:
Kay Hagan
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Democratic PartyU.S. Senate, North Carolina 2009January 3, 2015 November 4, 2014LinkElizabeth Dole (R)
Richard Burr
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, North Carolina 2005January 3, 2017November 8, 2016LinkJohn Edwards (D)


Flag of the United States.png Current members of the U.S. House of Representatives

Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:Predecessor:
David Price
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Democratic PartyDistrict 4 1997January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkFred Heineman (R)
G.K. Butterfield
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Democratic PartyDistrict 1 2004January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkFrank Ballance (D)
George E.B. Holding
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Republican PartyDistrict 13 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkBrad Miller (D)
Howard Coble
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Republican PartyDistrict 6 1985January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkCharles Robin Britt (D)
Mark Meadows
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Republican PartyDistrict 11 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkHeath Shuler (D)
Mike McIntyre
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Democratic PartyDistrict 7 1997January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkCharlie Rose (D)
Patrick T. McHenry
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Republican PartyDistrict 10 2005January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkCass Ballenger (R)
Renee Ellmers
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Republican PartyDistrict 2 2011January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkBob Etheridge (D)
Richard Hudson
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Republican PartyDistrict 8 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkLarry Kissell (D)
Robert Pittenger
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Republican PartyDistrict 9 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkSue Wilkins Myrick (R)
Virginia Foxx
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Republican PartyDistrict 5 2005January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkRichard Burr (R)
Walter B. Jones
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Republican PartyDistrict 3 1995January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkH. Martin Lancaster (D)


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The structure of the North Carolina judicial system is laid out in Article IV of the state constitution. The state court system is made up of the Supreme Court of North Carolina, the North Carolina Court of Appeals, the North Carolina Superior Courts and the North Carolina District Courts.


The federal court system is made up of the Federal eastern district for North Carolina, the Federal middle district for North Carolina and the Federal western district for North Carolina. Appeals from these courts go to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.

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North Carolina
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The Tar Heel State
Capital:   Raleigh
Motto:   To be, rather than to seem
Population:   9.56 million
Area of state:   53,818 sq. mi.
Admitted to U.S.:   1789
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