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<p align="justify">''Nicknamed “the Tar Heel state,” North Carolina is located in the Southeastern United States and is bordered by [[Georgia]], [[South Carolina]], [[Tennessee]], [[Virginia]] and the Atlantic Ocean. Its capital is [[Raleigh, North Carolina|Raleigh]], and its most populated city is [[Charlotte, North Carolina|Charlotte]]. <br><br>North Carolina has two members of the [[United States congressional delegations from North Carolina|U.S. Senate]], a total of 13 members of the [[United States congressional delegations from North Carolina|U.S. House of Representatives]], 50 members of the [[North Carolina State Senate]] and 120 members of the [[North Carolina House of Representatives]].''</p></td></tr>
 
<p align="justify">''Nicknamed “the Tar Heel state,” North Carolina is located in the Southeastern United States and is bordered by [[Georgia]], [[South Carolina]], [[Tennessee]], [[Virginia]] and the Atlantic Ocean. Its capital is [[Raleigh, North Carolina|Raleigh]], and its most populated city is [[Charlotte, North Carolina|Charlotte]]. <br><br>North Carolina has two members of the [[United States congressional delegations from North Carolina|U.S. Senate]], a total of 13 members of the [[United States congressional delegations from North Carolina|U.S. House of Representatives]], 50 members of the [[North Carolina State Senate]] and 120 members of the [[North Carolina House of Representatives]].''</p></td></tr>
 
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<p align="justify">''The structure of the '''North Carolina judicial system''' is laid out in [[Article IV, North Carolina Constitution|Article IV]] of the state constitution. The state court system is made up of the {{JP|Supreme Court of North Carolina}}, the {{JP|North Carolina Court of Appeals}}, the {{JP|North Carolina Superior Courts}} and the {{JP|North Carolina District Courts}}.''</p>
 
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Welcome to North Carolina on Ballotpedia!

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Nicknamed “the Tar Heel state,” North Carolina is located in the Southeastern 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.

North Carolina has 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.


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Richard Burr
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, North Carolina 2005January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Thom Tillis
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, North Carolina 2015January 3, 2021November 3, 2020Link


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Alma Adams
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Democratic PartyDistrict 12 2014January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
David Price
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Democratic PartyDistrict 4 1997January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
David Rouzer
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Republican PartyDistrict 7 2015January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
G.K. Butterfield
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Democratic PartyDistrict 1 2004January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
George E.B. Holding
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Republican PartyDistrict 13 2013January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Mark Meadows
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Republican PartyDistrict 11 2013January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Mark Walker
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Republican PartyDistrict 6 2015January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Patrick T. McHenry
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Republican PartyDistrict 10 2005January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Renee Ellmers
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Republican PartyDistrict 2 2011January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Richard Hudson
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Republican PartyDistrict 8 2013January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Robert Pittenger
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Republican PartyDistrict 9 2013January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Virginia Foxx
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Republican PartyDistrict 5 2005January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Walter B. Jones
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Republican PartyDistrict 3 1995January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link


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The Tar Heel State
Capital:   Raleigh
Motto:   Esse quam videri
Translation:   To be rather than to seem
Population:   9.56 million
Area of state:   53,818 sq. mi.
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