Who Won North Carolina Elections in 2008?
North Carolina will have a new Governor in 2008, as Mike Easley has served his full term. Democrat Bev Perdue (pictured) defeated Republican Pat McCrory and will be North Carolina's new Governor.
Senator Elizabeth Dole was defeated by Democratic challenger Kay Hagan creating another pick up by the Democrats in the Senate. Senator Richard Burr's term expires in 2010.
All of North Carolina's representatives ran for re-election in 2008, and all but one were sent back to Washington. In the 8th District incumbent Robin Hayes was defeated by Democrat Larry Kissell.
Barack Obama narrowly won the 15 electoral votes from North Carolina.
|1st District||G.K. Butterfield||DEM||Incumbent||70.3%|
|2nd District||Bob Etheridge||DEM||Incumbent||66.9%|
|3rd District||Walter Jones||REP||Incumbent||65.9%|
|4th District||David Price||DEM||Incumbent||63.3%|
|5th District||Virginia Foxx||REP||Incumbent||58.4%|
|6th District||Howard Coble||REP||Incumbent||67.0%|
|7th District||Mike McIntyre||DEM||Incumbent||68.8%|
|8th District||Larry Kissell||DEM||55.4%|
|9th District||Sue Myrick||REP||Incumbent||62.4%|
|10th District||Patrick McHenry||REP||Incumbent||57.6%|
|11th District||Heath Schuler||DEM||Incumbent||62.0%|
|12th District||Mel Watt||DEM||Incumbent||71.6%|
|13th District||Brad Miller||DEM||Incumbent||65.9%|