Tag:Rep. Bob Steinburg

  • Twiddy, backed by GOP leaders, faces Rep. Steinburg in open SD1

    Republican primary, state Senate District 1, (Dare, Currituck, Camden, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Gates, Hertford, Chowan, Washington, Tyrrell, and Hyde counties) Bob Steinburg. Education: Associate degree in Retail Business Management from Corning Community College. Bachelors in Business Administration from Upper Iowa University. Occupation: Retired, former businessman and newspaper columnist. Career…

  • Hooks tells lawmakers prison fixes won’t be cheap or quick

    N.C. Public Safety Secretary Erik Hooks met a chilly reception Jan. 25 while briefing legislators on the results of a top-to-bottom prisons review. Hooks, who took office at the Department of Public Safety one year ago, faced public inquisition following two prison tragedies within his…