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Elections 2020

Democrat Alma Adams

Alma Adams (b. May 27, 1946, in High Point, NC) is a Democratic member of the U.S. House representing the 12th Congressional District of North Carolina. Adams was first elected to this seat in 2014. She is seeking reelection to her current seat. In 2018, McHenry won the election by defeating Paul Wright (R) (Adams - 73.1%; Wright - 26.9%). She earned a B.S. and a M.S. from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and a Ph.D. from the Ohio State University. Prior to his congressional career, Adams served in the North Carolina House of Representatives, representing District 58. He is a university professor by profession.

Current Office

  • Office: U.S. House North Carolina District 09
  • Level: Federal
  • Branch: Legislative
  • Office: U.S. House North Carolina District 12
  • Level: Federal
  • Branch: Legislative

Upcoming Race

  • Office: U.S House North Carolina District 12
  • Year: 2020
  • District Name: North Carolina District 12
  • District Type: Congress
  • Office Branch: Legislative
  • Office Chamber: Lower

Primary: Election Information

  • Date of Primary: March 3rd, 2020
  • Status: Advanced


  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Incumbent
  • Party: Democratic Party
  • State: North Carolina
  • Office: Congress
  • District: North Carolina District 12
  • Office Branch: Legislative
  • Office Chamber: Lower
  • Primary Date: March 3, 2020
  • General Election Date: Nov. 3, 2020

Federal Election Commission Candidate Disclosure

FEC Candidate ID: H4NC12100
FEC Committee ID: C00546358

I. Receipts:

Itemized Individual Contribution:$10900.0
Contributions must be itemized (i.e. listing specific information about the donor and the contribution) when the total given to the campaign from a single individual exceeds $200.
Unitemized Individual Contribution:$415.0
Total given to the campaign where specific information about the donors is not required because they have not given more than $200.
Total Individual Contributions:$11315.0
Party Committee Contributions:$0
Contributions from party committees.
Other Committee Contributions:$53500.0
Mostly contributions from PACs, also includes contributions from other candidates.
Candidate Contributions:$0
Contributions from the candidate him(her)self.
Total Overall Contributions:$66070.64
Total Loan Amount:$0
Total Receipts:$64815.0

II. Disbursements:

Total Loan Repayment Amount:$0
Total Contribution Refunds:$1500.0
Total Disbursements:$31929.87

III. Cash Summary:

Ending Cash on Hand:$0
Ending cash balance on the most recent filing.

2019-04-10T00:00:00|||Last File Date:

Source: OpenFEC. Content deemed accurate but not guaranteed.

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