Support Jeff Jackson for Congress

Steve Irwin

D-NC 14th District


RACE: Was elected to Congress in a very contentious race in 2022 for this new district that includes parts of Mecklenberg and Gaston counties.

VOTING RECORD: Govtrack.usProject Vote Smart



PARTY: Democrat

DATE OF BIRTH: 11/12/1982
EDUCATION: University of NC, Chapel Hill School of Law - JD; Emory University BA; Emory University MA
FAMILY: Married, 3 children


RELIGION: Presbyterian



  • Representative, U.S. Congress, North Carolina 14, 2022-Present
  • Senator, North Carolina State Senate, District 37, 2014-2023


  • Science, Space, and Technology




  • Committed to protecting the State of Israel
  • Believes Israel has a right to safety, security, and to live free from terrorist attack
  • Supports a two-state solution with the U.S. facilitating a future agreement
  • Supports the MOU and U.S. support to Israel for security and defense
  • Supports restoring the JCPOA



  • Supports women's rights to the full range of reproductive health services, without restrictions, including access to safe, legal, and affordable abortions.
  • Committed to defending the protections offered by Roe v Wade by passing legislation to codify them in federal law
  • Endorsed by Planned Parenthood
  • Supports reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act


In Her Own Words

"Birth control should be accessible over the counter to anyone who wants it." 1 

"The United States and Israel share extended families, common bonds, and the same core values: freedom, democracy, and pluralism. When those values are threatened we share concerns for our safety and security." 2

SOURCES: 1)  2) 2022 Position Paper

Interesting Facts

Joined U.S. Army following the attacks of 9-11, and was deployed to Afghanistan for a year.

Served as a Captain in the North Carolina Army National Guard, 2013-present

Served as Assistant States Attorney in Gaston County, NC