Patricia McElraft

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Patricia McElraft
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North Carolina House of Representatives District 13
Incumbent
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$13,951/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionTechnical Sales Representative - Microbiology Products Company/Real Estate Broker
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Patricia McElraft is a Republican member of the North Carolina House of Representatives. She has represented District 13 since 2007 and currently serves as State House Deputy Majority Whip.

McElraft has worked as a technical sales representative and a real estate broker.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

2011-2012

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

  • Subcommittee on Natural and Economic Resources

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, McElraft served on the following committees:

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Patricia McElraft endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2012

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2012

McElraft ran for re-election in 2012. She ran unopposed in the May 8, 2012 Republican primary. She defeated Wyatt Rike (L) in the general election which took place November 6, 2012.[2]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 13, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPatricia McElraft Incumbent 88.3% 28,416
     Libertarian Wyatt Rike 11.7% 3,752
Total Votes 32,168

2010

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 McElraft won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. She defeated William Rike in the primary election. McElraft was challenged by Craig Hassler in the general election.[3]

North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 13 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Patricia McElraft (R) 19,491 73.26%
Craig Hassler (D) 7,113 26.74%

2008

On November 4, 2008, McElraft won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives.[4] $46,810 was raised for this campaign.[5]

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 0
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Patricia McElraft (R) 22,022
Barbara Garrity-Blake (D) 16,714

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, a year in which McElraft was up for re-election, she collected $33,943 in donations.[6]

Her largest contributors in 2010 were:

North Carolina House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Patricia McElraft's campaign in 2010
Cmte To Elect Republican Women$8,000
North Carolina Association Of Realtors$3,000
Duke Energy$1,500
North Carolina Association Of Electric Cooperatives$1,400
3Rd District Republican Party$1,078
Total Raised in 2010 $33,943

2008

In 2008, McElraft collected $46,810 in donations.[7]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
EAST CAROLINA ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES $3,000
CMTE TO ELECT REPUBLICAN WOMEN $3,000
NORTH CAROLINA HOME BUILDERS ASSOCIATION $2,750
NORTH CAROLINA FARM BUREAU $2,000
STAM FOR HOUSE $2,000
NORTH CAROLINA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS $2,000
DANNY MCCOMAS CAMPAIGN $2,000

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North Carolina House - District 13
2011–present
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