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Sen. David Craven is a Republican who represents District 26 – Guilford and Randolph counties – in the North Carolina Senate. He is a member of five Standing or Select committees. They are: Agriculture, Energy and Environment; Appropriations on Education/Higher Education; Commerce and Insurance; Education/Higher Education; and State and Local Government.