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Last updated Sep. 08, 2014

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

District: 8th District
Political Highlights: Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees, 2001-05; U.S. House of Representatives, 2013-present
Born: Nov. 4, 1971; Franklin, Va.
Residence: Concord
Religion: Christian
Family: Wife, Renee Hudson; one child
Education: U. of North Carolina, Charlotte, B.A. 1996
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 2012 (2nd term)
Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Energy & Power; Environment & the Economy; Oversight & Investigations)

Election History
2014generalRichard Hudson (R) 121,56864.9
Antonio Blue (D) 65,85435.1
2012generalRichard Hudson (R) 160,69553.2
Larry Kissell (D) 137,13945.4
Roll Call Vitals


North Carolina is 13th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.


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Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.