MICHAEL H. WRAY
NC HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
District 27 | Halifax,Northampton & Warren Counties
Michael H. Wray
Halifax, Northampton & Warren Counties
Michael Wray stands as a beacon of enduring leadership. Since his initial election in 2004, Michael has climbed the ranks within the North Carolina General Assembly, forging a legacy of dependable and strong leadership.
Michael Wray is deeply committed to the well-being of each resident of District 27 and is a champion for the issues that matter most: access to affordable healthcare; the expansion of high-speed internet in rural areas of our state; and strengthening our public education system so students get the skills they need to be productive, prosperous, successful citizens.
Michael Wray works across party lines to advance public policy that is good for the people of District 27 and North Carolina. He has a proven track record of working with his fellow House members to craft common-sense, practical policy solutions.
As the primary sponsor of Medicaid Expansion legislation, Michael Wray recognized the critical need to help our low income residents get access to health care coverage and strengthen healthcare providers in District 27 and across the state. Michael Wray worked tirelessly to ensure that this groundbreaking legislation became law.
During the most recent legislative session, Michael Wray was able to work across party lines to secure more than $100 million in critical investments for Halifax, Northampton and Warren Counties. These funds will provide investments in our schools system; capital improvements for projects in Halifax, Northampton, and Warren; water and sewer improvements; funding to enhance our law enforcement and fire departments; as well as funding to support efforts of community and nonprofit organizations in serving our citizens.
Michael Wray isn't just a politician--he's a dedicated servant of the people, committed to making a meaningful difference in our lives. Join us in supporting a leader who not only understands our challenges, but actively advocates for us.
Message From Representative Michael Wray
I am immensely proud of my accomplishments in advocating for working families, yet I recognize our mission is far from complete. There are challenges to be addressed and opportunities to be seized. As I seek the honor and privilege of continuing my service in the North Carolina General Assembly, my focus remains on bringing about meaningful change for the hardworking people of Halifax, Northampton, and Warren Counties.
Voicing the Aspirations of North Carolinians
My dedication is to the voices of the hardworking men and women of District 27. Representing their interests, understanding their struggles, and celebrating their triumphs are at the forefront of my legislative agenda. I am wholeheartedly committed to ensuring that their voices are not just heard but are influential in shaping the policies that affect their lives.
Together, Building a Stronger North Carolina
Join me in this journey of empowerment and progress. Together, we can continue to advocate for the needs of working families and build a stronger, more inclusive North Carolina. Your support is not just for a campaign; it's a stand for the heart and soul of our communities in Halifax, Northampton, and Warren Counties.
Thank you for your support.
Michael H. Wray
It is important that we re-elect Michael Wray to ensure the voices of the citizens of Halifax, Northampton & Warren counties are heard.
Please vote for Michael Wray on Tuesday, March 5, 2024!
In the most recent Legislative Session, Representative Michael Wray brought an unprecedented amount of funding to local governments, nonprofits and community organizations in District 27. These funds will support infrastructure, capacity building, community and downtown revitalization, economic development, and much more. He was the primary sponsor of the bill in support of Medicaid Expansion. He is working for you every day!
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State Employees Association of NC
North Carolina Association of Educators
National Federation of Independent Businesses
North Carolina Chamber of Commerce
Northampton Citizens United
Warren County Political Action Committee
United Steelworkers Local 9-0425
Michael H. Wray
Michael is a member of the Democratic leadership team in the House of Representatives. He serves as Chair of the House Ethics and Finance Committees, as well as Vice-Chair of the Agricultural Committee. Michael also serves as a member of the Health; Insurance; Rules, Calendar and Operations of the House, Energy and Public Utilities, and Alcoholic Beverage Committees.
Michael has always been an ardent supporter of education, quality health care, and economic development. As a small business owner, he understands the needs of business and the importance of creating an environment that will support new jobs and investment in our communities.
Michael is a small business owner and native of Northampton County. He and his wife, Kay, live in Gaston and have twin sons, Matthew and Phillip.
Making Halifax, Northampton & Warren Better Communities
Throughout his time in the General Assembly, Michael has made education a policy priority. He understands that education is too important to Northeastern North Carolina to neglect. Whether it be a robust economy or well-trained workforce, education is key. Michael is committed to investing in education with a tenacity that is commensurate to its importance. He believes that we short-change our future by cutting funding for education. Michael also believes that building and maintaining great schools is good economic policy and every dollar we spend on education is an investment towards a more vibrant economy in the future. He believes strongly that we must emphasize student performance and achievement if we are to stay on pace with global economic productivity. Michael Wray has been fighting for education every step of the way. It is important that we re-elect Michael Wray as your State Representative so we can ensure our children’s future and the future of our economy.
Michael H. Wray