Marc Basnight

Marc Basnight DEMDemocrat

American politician (1947–2020)

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Marc BasnightDEMDemocrat American politician (1947–2020)
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Age at Death1947-2020
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Years of Experience
NCResidence (state)

Marc Basnight (May 13, 1947 – December 28, 2020) was an American politician who served as a Democratic member of the North Carolina State Senate, representing the 1st district, from 1984 through his resignation just before the start of what would have been his 14th term in 2011. His district included constituents in Beaufort, Camden, Currituck, Dare, Hyde, Pasquotank, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.

Education4 - 4 of 2
East Carolina University
Manteo High School
Past Positions1 - 4 of 4
President Pro Tempore
North Carolina State Senate
1993 - 2011
Senator
North Carolina State Senate
1985 - 2011
Owner
Lone Cedar Cafe
1996 - 2007
Contract
Basnight Construction Company
Other Experience1 - 3 of 3
Member
Society of the Seven
Member
Freemasons
Chair
Dare County Tourist Bureau
1974 - 1976