ENG: Lawrence Webb "Larry" Kissell (born January 31, 1951) was the U.S. Representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district, serving from 2009 to 2013. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The district stretches from Charlotte to Fayetteville. On November 6, 2012, Kissell lost re-election to Richard Hudson, his Republican opponent.
Early life, education, and early career
Kissell is a lifelong resident of Biscoe, a small town roughly halfway between Charlotte and Fayetteville. He graduated from Wake Forest University in 1973 with a degree in economics.
After a brief stint as a manager at Union Carbide, Kissell worked at a hosiery factory for 27 years, rising to production manager. After growing concerned about the effects of the North American Free Trade Agreement on the ...
EN.wiki: U.S. Representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district, serving since 2009. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The district stretches from Charlotte to Fayetteville. , positive
Larry Kissell Calls on Congress to Immediately Approve Keystone Pipeline WASHINGTON, DC -- Representative Larry Kissell (NC-08) took to the House floor .www.facebook.com/RepLarryKissell - Cached , positive
Representative Larry Kissell (NC-08) met with Laurinburg-Scotland County Area Chamber of Commerce officials on Thursday to discuss the local economy, as well as potential economic opportunities abroad.
Kissell met with Chamber President Theresa Lamson and Kaye Buie of the Chamber’s Member Services Department. The group discussed the importance of promoting the business environment in the county, as well as providing local businesses with the very best access to markets across the globe, including Israel, where Lamson recently visited on a trade mission to pursue economic opportunities ...
U.S. Rep. Larry Kissell (NC-08) has announced a $100,000 U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration grant for Central Park NC. The grant will be used to help foster economic development and increase private investment by supporting small and mid-sized businesses.“I’m so proud we were able to secure this important funding for our region,” Kissell said.“Bringing more of our hard-earned tax dollars back home to the district will better our communities, stimulating local economic growth and small business opportunities. I’ll continue to fight to ...
U.S. Representative Larry Kissell (NC-08) recently announced a $100,000 U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration grant for Central Park N.C. The grant will be used to help foster economic development and increase private investment by supporting small and mid-sized businesses.
Central Park N.C. — originally known as the Yadkin-Pee Dee Lakes Project — was formed in 1993 by a consensus of leaders from the region to develop a strategy to preserve the natural and cultural assets of central North Carolina, using them to create a sustainable local economy. In ...
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NRCC Offers to Pay for Kissell’s Ride to Convention Wanted to make sure you saw that Guy Harrison, Executive Director of the NRCC last night offered to pay for Larry Kissell’s 10 mile ride to the Democratic Convention.
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Stanly County General Election The campaigning year of 2012 is coming to a close with elections right around the corner. Voters still have time to take advantage of early voting before the official voting day. Early voting ends Saturday, November 3 at 1 pm at the Stanly Community College Crutchfield Campus in Locust. President Barack Obama with running mate [...]
Kissell Staff In Town for Stanly Satellite Hours Congressman Larry Kissell announced his staff will next host satellite office hours in Stanly County on July 13 in the Commissioners Meeting Room at Stanly Commons, 1000 N. First Street, Albemarle from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. A caseworker will be on hand to answer constituent questions and provide assistance with casework. “I am proud [...]