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Rep. Richard Hudson (R-N.C.)

  • District: 8th District, South central -- Kannapolis, eastern Charlotte suburbs, Lumberton
  • Residence: Concord
  • Born: November 4, 1971; Franklin, Va.
  • Religion: Christian
  • Family: Wife, Renee Hudson
  • Education: U. of North Carolina, Charlotte, B.A. 1996 (history & political science)
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees, 2001-05; U.S. House, 2013-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2012 (1st term); Defeated Rep. Larry Kissell, D
  • Committee Assignments: Agriculture (General Farm Commodities & Risk Management; Livestock, Rural Development & Credit); Education & the Workforce (Higher Education & Workforce Training; Workforce Protections); Homeland Security (Oversight and Management Efficiency; Transportation Security - Chairman)

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State Information: 8th District, South central -- Kannapolis, eastern Charlotte suburbs, Lumberton

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Richard Hudson (R) 160,695 53.2%
Larry Kissell (D) 137,139 45.4%
Antonio Blue (WRI) 3,990 1.3%
Write-ins (WRI) 456 0.2%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 41% Mitt Romney: 58%
2008 Barack Obama: 42% John McCain: 58%




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