|Steven L. Royal|
|North Carolina Treasurer|
|Profession||Certified Public Accountant|
Steven L. Royal
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was a 2012 Republican
candidate for North Carolina Treasurer
in the 2012 elections
It was the first time Royal sought the office of Treasurer. He previously ran for Congress in 1990.
Royal Majored in Business Accounting at ASU, graduating in 1975.
- See also: North Carolina down ballot state executive elections, 2012
Royal ran for North Carolina Treasurer in 2012. He defeated Frank Roche in the May 8 Republican primary and lost to incumbent Janet Cowell (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|North Carolina Treasurer General Election, 2012
||Janet Cowell Incumbent
|| Steve Royal
|Election Results via NC State Board of Elections.
In information submitted to Ballotpedia, Royal stated his political philosophy as "Limited Constitutional government. Debt beware!" and explained his run for Treasurer, saying, "I hope to achieve total and clear transparency in this office, and eliminate the bad influence of big money in the election process."
Royal lost the election to the position of North Carolina Treasurer in 2012. During that election cycle, Royal raised a total of $13,736.
|North Carolina Treasurer 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Steve Royal's campaign in 2012|
|Steven L. Royal||$2,775
|Steven L. Royal||$2,775|
|Steven L. Royal||$1,232|
|Steven L. Royal||$1,000
|Total Raised in 2012
|Source:Follow the Money