Hugh Blackwell

Overview

Office: Representative

Party: Republican

District Number: 86

Terms: 8

Occupation: Attorney

Hometown: Valdese

Home County: Burke

Contact

Assistant: Trevor Fulcher

Office Number: 541

Leadership

House Chairmanships:

  • Education – K-12
  • Judiciary 3

House Vice Chairmanships:

  • Education – Community Colleges
  • Election Law and Campaign Finance Reform

House Committee Assignments:

  • Appropriations
  • Health
  • Regulatory Reform

Fundraising

Total Raised During 2022 Cycle:$55,237.00

Political Action Committee (PAC) Contributions: $22,272.00

Current Cash on Hand: $17,046.00

Top PAC Donors By Industry:

  • Health Care Providers/Facilities: 31%
  • Housing/Infrastructure/Transportation: 25%
  • Food/Hospitality/Tourism: 11%

Individual Contributions: $32,965.00

Key Support

Endorsements:

  • National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)
  • NC Police Benevolent Association (PBA)
  • National Rifle Association (NRA)

Ratings:

  • NC Chamber Jobs Champion
  • NRA Rating A
  • NC Values A+

District Data

Geography

Counties:

  • Burke

Major Cities:

  • Morganton
  • Valdese