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  Clarke, James McClure
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AffiliationDemocratic  
 
NameJames McClure Clarke
Address Buncombe County
Asheville, North Carolina , United States
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Born June 12, 1917
DiedApril 13, 1999 (81 years)
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Last ModifedRBH
May 25, 2016 03:32am
Tags Presbyterian -
Infoborn in Manchester, Vt., June 12, 1917; attended public schools of Manchester, Vt., and Buncombe County, N.C.; graduated from Asheville School, Asheville, N.C., 1935; A.B., Princeton University, 1939; served in the United States Navy, lieutenant, 1942-1945; dairy farmer and orchardist; chairman, Buncombe County Board of Education, 1969-1976

NC House (D-Buncombe) 1977-1980

NC Senate (D-Buncombe) 1981-1982

US House (D-NC) 1983-1985, 1987-1991; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1984, 1990

Removed to Fairview, N.C., where he resided until his death on April 13, 1999.

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  11/06/1990 NC District 11 Lost 49.34% (-1.33%)
  11/08/1988 NC District 11 Won 50.36% (+0.71%)
  11/04/1986 NC District 11 Won 50.69% (+1.39%)
  05/06/1986 NC District 11 - D Primary Won 74.80% (+49.60%)
  11/06/1984 NC District 11 Lost 49.02% (-1.95%)
  11/02/1982 NC District 11 Won 49.93% (+0.77%)
  06/29/1982 NC - District 11 - D Primary Won 87.43% (+74.87%)
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