John Blust, NC House District 62 candidate

by Yes Weekly Election Coverage

Residential address: 5630 David Christian Place, Greensboro, NC 27410

Incumbent or challenger? Incumbent

Age: 56

Campaign website or blog: Blust Blog

Occupation and employer: Lawyer in private practice

Previous elective experience (including electioncampaigns): NC House member since2000; served in NC Senate, 1996-1998

Civic and volunteer experience (including service onlocal government boards and commissions):

Education (highest degree attained and name ofinstitution): JD, UNC-Chapel Hill

Party registration: Republican

What is the city and state of your birth? Hamilton, Ohio

What year did you move to Greensboro? 1960

Paid consultants working on campaign: None

Campaign manager: Self, for the time being (Feb. 26)

Treasurer: Self

Stories about this candidate:

Blog posts about this candidate:

State legislative candidates square off at Greensboro forum

Guilford conservatives get campaign season underway with political picnic

Highlights from last night’s High Point GOP event 

Scenes from the Guilford County Republican Party Convention

Campaign finance:

Cash on hand: $657

$3,000: REAP

$1,000: Mark R. Craig, RH Barringer Distributing; BryanHolloway for NC House; Committee to Elect Laura Wiley; Lynn Haley; David C.Hayes, WC Forklift; Charles W. Irwin Jr.; Julia C. Howard House Committee; NCAdvocates for Justice (trial lawyers); James A. Pope, Variety Wholesalers; RJReynolds PAC; Roger West; William A. Current Sr. House

$750: Blue Cross & Blue Shield of NC

$500: Barbara Blust; Committee to Elect Mitchell Setzer;Jonathan Rhyne Committee; Leo Daughtry for NC House; Nationwide CarolinaPolitical Participation Fund; NC Association for Nurse Anesthetists; NCRealtors PAC; NC Republican Party

Data current as of June 30