Who Won North Carolina Elections in 2012?
Incumbent Democratic Governor Bev Perdue chose not to run for re-election, and her seat was won by Republican and Charlotte Mayor Pat McCrory over Democrat Lieutenant Governor Walter Dalton. McCrory had run and lost against Perdue in 2008.
There were three open Congressional seats and all three were won by Republicans, and two of those seats were formerly held by Democrats. In the 8th District Democrat incumbent Larry Kissell fell to Republican challenger Richard Hudson.
Mitt Romney won the 15 electoral votes from North Carolina with just over 50% of the vote.
|1st District||G.K. Butterfield||DEM||Incumbent||75.3%|
|2nd District||Renee Ellmers||REP||Incumbent||55.9%|
|3rd District||Walter Jones||REP||Incumbent||63.1%|
|4th District||David Price||DEM||Incumbent||74.5%|
|5th District||Virginia Foxx||REP||Incumbent||57.5%|
|6th District||Howard Coble||REP||Incumbent||60.9%|
|7th District||Mike McIntyre||DEM||Incumbent||50.1%|
|8th District||Richard Hudson||REP||53.2%|
|9th District||Robert Pittenger||REP||51.8%|
|10th District||Patrick McHenry||REP||Incumbent||57.0%|
|11th District||Mark Meadows||REP||57.4%|
|12th District||Mel Watt||DEM||Incumbent||79.6%|
|13th District||George Holding||REP||56.8%|