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Dewey L. Hill | N.C. House District 20 incumbent

Name: Dewey L. Hill

Age: 84

Address: 209 Canal Cove Road, Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450

Political affiliations: Democrat

Occupation: President, Hillcrest Corp., Hills Food Stores

Family: Married, Muriel Hill, two children, Dewey L. Hill, Jr. & Cheryl H. Ward

Military experience: Navy

Civic and political experience: NC House of Representatives (nine terms) NC Milk Commission 1985-1988, Whiteville Chamber of Commerce, Columbus County Committee of 100, Board of Trustees of Boys and Girls Home of North Carolina, Inc.


What is the top issue in your race and how would you address it? Economy, Southeastern North Carolina needs jobs. I believe my experience as a businessman and a Legislator will help in creating small businesses and assist other businesses in relocating to our area. As a member of the Legislative Business Caucus, we are now working on several projects that will be beneficial to North Carolina, especially our area. What do you consider your best accomplishment in this office? Why? As Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, I have helped Southeastern Community College with their Bio-Tech fuel program as well as other Community College projects. I have also helped with Senior Citizen Centers and Law Enforcement to help provide safe neighborhoods for our area. I How do you gauge the will of the people? by keeping an "open door policy". My offices in Raleigh and Whiteville are always open and I welcome anyone to contact me with their needs and concerns.