Laurie Buckhout (NC-01)

Laurie Buckhout was born in Virginia and lives in Edenton, North Carolina. She earned a bachelor’s degree from James Madison University, a master’s of military arts and science in national military strategy, and a master’s of science in information management from Webster University. Buckhout served in the U.S. Army, reaching the rank of Colonel.


House GOP Conference Chairwoman Elise Stefanik stated:

“Laurie Buckhout is a no-nonsense leader who isn’t afraid to fight for the voters of North Carolina’s First District. She will work to tackle inflation, secure our Southern Border, and make life better for working families who are struggling under the disastrous Biden-Davis agenda. I am proud to endorse Laurie Buckhout for North Carolina’s 1st Congressional District because we need more strong leaders like her in Washington.”