Hugh Blackwell

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Representative
Hugh Blackwell
Hugh A Blackwell.jpg
Member of the North Carolina House of Representatives
from the 86th[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
2009[2]
Preceded by Walt Church[3]
Personal details
Born Hugh Allen Blackwell
(1944-07-14) July 14, 1944 (age 70)
Political party Republican
Residence Valdese, North Carolina[1]
Occupation Attorney[1]
Military service
Service/branch United States Army Reserve[1]

Hugh Allen Blackwell (born July 14, 1944) is an American politician in Burke County, North Carolina.[4] Blackwell is a member in the North Carolina House of Representatives, District 86, which covers half of Burke County.[1] A Harvard Law School graduate, Hugh Blackwell is a partner in a law practice based in Valdese.[5] Blackwell is a Board of Trustees member for Western Piedmont Community College in Morganton.[6] He also served as a member on the Burke County School Board before pursuing a political career in state government.[6]

Elections[edit]

2010 General Election[edit]

North Carolina House of Representatives District 86, November 4, 2008[7]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Hugh Blackwell 10,429 61.93%
Democratic Walt Church 6,412 38.07%

2008 General Election[edit]

North Carolina House of Representatives District 86, November 4, 2008[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Hugh Blackwell 14,140 51.61%
Democratic Walt Church 13,259 48.39%

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