Ronnie Sutton

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Ronnie Sutton
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North Carolina House Of Representatives District 47
Former representative
Term in office began
1993
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Attorney
Ronnie Sutton (b. June 17, 1941) is a Democratic member of the North Carolina House of Representatives. He represented District 47 from 1993-2011.

Sutton received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of West Florida in 1970; a Military Science degree from the Naval War College in 1972; a Master of Arts degree from Central Michigan University in 1979; and a law degree from the University of North Carolina in 1985. He has served in the United States Air Force and as an officer in the United States Navy. He is a retired attorney. Sutton and his wife, Geneva, have two children.

Sutton was defeated in the May 4, 2010 primary by Charles Graham.[1]

Committee assignments

  • Subcommittee on Justice and Public Safety

Elections

2010

See also: North Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2010

Sutton ran for re-election to the 47th District Seat in 2010. He was defeated by Charles Graham in the primary by a margin of 4,544-4,358.[2] Sutton was seeking his 10th term.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Sutton won re-election to the North Carolina House of Representatives.[3] $63,769 was raised for this campaign.[4] He ran unopposed.

North Carolina House of Representatives, District 47
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Ronnie Sutton (D) 17,238

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Sutton collected $63,769 in donations.[5]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
NORTH CAROLINA AUTO DEALERS ASSOCIATION $6,000
NORTH CAROLINA ADVOCATES FOR JUSTICE $4,000
GREEN, AVERY B $4,000
CITIZENS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION $3,000
NORTH CAROLINA ASSOCIATION OF RURAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVES $1,600
NORTH CAROLINA BAIL AGENTS ASSOCIATION $1,500

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