State Senator Bob Steinburg and his wife Marie. | https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10218255406035217&set=a.2876282064802&type=3&theater
Chowan County-North Carolina state Sen. Bob Steinburg (R) has announced that he is running for re-election.
In a Facebook post, Steinburg is seen in a photo holding his election paperwork at the Chowan County Board of elections. He was accompanied by his wife, Marie Steinburg.
“We are accomplishing so much and would like the chance to continue to move our state and region and it’s wonderful people forward,” Steinburg said.
He called the upcoming election the “most important ever, election cycle.”
Steinburg represents North Carolina’s District 1, which includes 11 counties. He described District 1 as “the largest legislative district in the entire North Carolina General Assembly." The district is located in the northeast North Carolina region (NENC).
Elsewhere on his Facebook page, the Republican state senator described himself as “a retired businessman and lifelong conservative Republican who is devoted to helping others in his community.”
Steinburg made his announcement Dec. 2.