Difference between revisions of "Terry Bellamy"
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2014 U.S. House
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|Running for U.S. House, North Carolina, District 14|
|General election||November 4, 2014|
|Mayor of Asheville|
|Asheville City Council|
|1999 - 2005|
|Ph.D.||University of North Carolina at Charlotte|
|Place of birth||Asheville, North Carolina|
On February 28, 2013, Bellamy declared her second consecutive bid for North Carolina's 10th district seat in the 2014 U.S. House elections. The seat is currently held by Republican Patrick T. McHenry.
Bellamy ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing North Carolina's 10th District. Bellamy sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket. The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run was February 29, 2012. Bellamy was looking to unseat incumbent Rep. Patrick McHenry (R). Bellamy was defeated by Patricia Keever in the Democratic primary on May 8, 2012.
The Washington Post listed the House of Representatives elections in North Carolina in 2012 as one of the states that could determine whether Democrats would retake the House or Republicans would hold their majority in 2013. North Carolina was rated 8th on the list.
The primary took place on May 8, 2012.
|U.S. House, North Carolina District 10 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Terry Michelle Bellamy||26.5%||16,865|
Bellamy and her husband Lamont have two children, Seth and Imani.
- Mountain Express, "Mayor Bellamy won't run for re-election, will run for Congress," February 28, 2013
- MountainXpress "Asheville Mayor Terry Bellamy Announces Run for Congress" Accessed January 13, 2012
- North Carolina State Board of Elections "Primary Election Results" Accessed May 9, 2012.
- Washington Post "The 10 states that will determine control of the House in 2012" Accessed April 25, 2012
- North Carolina State Board of Elections "2012 Primary Results" Accessed October 10, 2012