Bob Etheridge

Bob Etheridge DEMDemocrat

Member of the United States House of Representatives from North Carolina; Farmer

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Bob EtheridgeDEMDemocrat Member of the United States House of Representatives from North Carolina; Farmer
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Bobby Ray "Bob" Etheridge (born August 7, 1941) is an American politician who was the U.S. representative for North Carolina's 2nd congressional district from 1997 to 2011. He previously served as a county commissioner, state representative and state superintendent of public instruction. He is a member of the Democratic Party and was an unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic nomination for Governor of North Carolina in 2012.

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Education5 - 5 of 3
North Carolina State University
Lundy–Fetterman School of Business
Campbell University
Campbell University
Past Positions1 - 7 of 7
United States House of Representatives
1996 - 2010
North Carolina State House of Representatives
1979 - 1988
Harnett County
1973 - 1976
Democratic At-Large Whip
United States Army
1965 - 1967
Hardware Store
Tobacco Farmer
Other Experience1 - 5 of 5
Former Member
National Council of Chief State School Officers
Board of Trustees, North Carolina Symphony
Mathematics/Science Education Network Advisory Board
Scout Leader
Boy Scouts
New Democrat Coalition