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The South > North Carolina > Government

2004 Election > Total votes as percentage 58.2% [37th of 51]
2004 Election > Voting age population 5,923,000 [9th of 51]
2004 Election > Youth voter turnout 43% [28th of 41]
Electoral Votes 15 [10th of 51]
Gun Laws > Permits
North Carolina requires a permit, valid for 5 years, to purchase a handgun. A separate permit is required to carry a concealed handgun. A person who may possess a machine gun is required to obtain a permit from the county sheriff.
Gun Laws > Prohibited firearms
It is unlawful to manufacture, possess, sell, purchase, or acquire a fully automatic firearm, a short-barrel rifle or shotgun, or certain other firearms; or to manufacture, sell, give away, or possess machine guns, sub-machine guns, or other like weapons, except in limited circumstances.
Seats in the House of Representatives 13 seats [10th of 50]
US gubernatorial elections, 1992 > Election results > Status
Term-limited, Democratic victory
US gubernatorial elections, 1996 > Election results > Incumbent Jim Hunt
US gubernatorial elections, 1996 > Election results > Opposing Candidates
Robin Hayes (Republican) 42.8%
Scott Yost (Libertarian) 0.7%
Julia Van Witt (Natural Law) 0.6%
US gubernatorial elections, 1996 > Election results > Party
Democratic
US gubernatorial elections, 1996 > Election results > Status Re-elected, 56.0%
US gubernatorial elections, 2000 > Election results > Incumbent Jim Hunt
US gubernatorial elections, 2000 > Election results > Opposing Candidates
Mike Easley (Democratic) 52%
Richard Vinroot (Republican) 46.3%
Barbara Howe (Libertarian) 1.5%
Douglas Schell (Reform) 0.3%
US gubernatorial elections, 2000 > Election results > Party
Democratic
US gubernatorial elections, 2000 > Election results > Status
Term-Limited, Democratic victory
US gubernatorial elections, 2004 > Election results > Incumbent Mike Easley
US gubernatorial elections, 2004 > Election results > Opposing Candidates
Patrick Ballantine (Republican) 42.9%
Barbara Howe (Libertarian) 1.5%
US gubernatorial elections, 2004 > Election results > Party
Democratic
US gubernatorial elections, 2004 > Election results > Status Re-elected, 55.6%

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