Mike Easley

Mike Easley DEMDemocrat

72nd governor of North Carolina

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Mike EasleyDEMDemocrat 72nd governor of North Carolina
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Michael Francis Easley (born March 23, 1950) is an American lawyer and politician who served as the 72nd governor of North Carolina from 2001 to 2009. He is the first governor of North Carolina to have been convicted of a felony. The conviction was later expunged by the Chief Judge of the Superior Court of Wake County. A member of the Democratic Party, Easley was North Carolina's second Catholic governor.

Education6 - 6 of 4
North Carolina Central University
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
North Carolina Central University School of Law
Rocky Mount High School
Past Positions1 - 5 of 5
State of North Carolina
2000 - 2008
Attorney General
State of North Carolina
1992 - 2000
District Attorney
13th Judicial District
1982 - 1992
District Attorney
North Carolina, 13th Judicial District
Managing Editor
North Carolina Central University Law Review
Other Experience1 - 4 of 4
Child Victims Assistance Project
Democratic Governors Association
National Governors Association
Southern Governors Association