Pat McCrory

Governor of North Carolina


Name: Pat McCrory

Office Title: Governor of North Carolina

First Elected: 11/06/2012

Last Elected:

Office Address:

Gender: Male

Family: Wife: Ann

Date of Birth: 10/17/1956

Place of Birth: Columbus, OH

Home City: Charlotte, NC

Religion: Presbyterian

Executive Actions

Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
Aug. 12, 2013 HB 589 Amends Voter Registration Laws Signed – Executive Sign
July 29, 2013 HB 937 Amends Firearm Laws Signed – Executive Sign
July 29, 2013 SB 353 Prohibits Abortion Coverage on the State Health Insurance Exchange and Prohibits Sex-Selective Abortions Signed – Executive Sign
July 29, 2013 SB 76 Amends Hydraulic Fracturing Requirements and Authorizes Off-Shore Drilling Signed – Executive Sign
July 26, 2013 HB 250 Amends Charter School Laws Signed – Executive Sign
July 26, 2013 SB 402 Establishes the Eugenics Compensation Fund Signed – Executive Sign
July 25, 2013 SB 337 Establishes the Charter School Advisory Board Signed – Executive Sign
July 18, 2013 SB 132 Amends School Health Curriculum Signed – Executive Sign
July 3, 2013 HB 628 Requires Promotion of State Lumber in Building Projects Signed – Executive Sign
June 19, 2013 SB 306 Repeals the Racial Justice Act Signed – Executive Sign
June 19, 2013 SB 489 Increases Consumer Lending Caps Signed – Executive Sign
June 12, 2013 HB 610 Expands the Sale of Alcohol in Seating Areas of Certain Stadiums and Ballparks Signed – Executive Sign
March 6, 2013 SB 4 Prohibits Medicaid Expansion Signed – Executive Sign
March 6, 2013 HB 66 Authorizes the Use and Display of Wild Animals in Cultural Activities Signed – Executive Sign

Profession: Businessman

High school,Lucy Ragsdale High (1974)
BA, Political Science/Education, Catawba College, 1978

Political Experience:
Governor, State of North Carolina, 2012-present
Mayor, City of Charlotte, 1995-2012
Candidate, North Carolina State Governor, 2008
Mayor Pro Tem, City of Charlotte, 1993-1995
Councilmember, City of Charlotte, 1989-1995

Professional Experience:
Partner, McCrory & Company, 2007-present
Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives, Moore & Van Allen PLLC
Former Manager, Duke Energy Corporation
Former Economic Development Consultant

Non Legislative Committees:

Current Legislative Committees:
Member, Homeland Security Advisory Council, 2001-present
Chair, Committee for the Environment, United States Conference of Mayors

Member, National Board, Afterschool Alliance
Board Member, Kewaunee Scientific Corporation
Board Member, Lending Tree
Founder, Mayor's Mentoring Alliance
Former Honorary Chair, Alzheimer's Foundation
Former Honorary Chair, Arthritis Foundation
Founder/Former Chairman, North Carolina Metropolitan Coalition
Former President, Republican Mayors and Local Officials Organization

Awards and Publications:
2003 - National Home-ownership Hero Award

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