November 6, 2018
current state AG
Term / Limit
4 years / 2 term maximum
November 6, 2018
Leslie Rutledge (R nominee)
Arkansas news, insights & polls
Democrat Mike Lee switches from House to attorney general race
(Arkansas Times) – At least one Democrat will challenge Republican Attorney General Leslie Rutledge’s re-election bid. He is Mike Lee, a semi-retired engineer and lawyer who teaches a products liability course at the UA-Little Rock law school.
Arkansas candidates begin filing for election
(KATV) – Attorney General Leslie Rutledge will also file for re-election Thursday.
Republican AGs tap Ark. attorney general for top campaign post
Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has been elected to lead the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) as the group hashes out its leadership ahead of the 2018 elections. Rutledge takes over the group that has raised $14 million since the start of 2017, a RAGA official told The Hill, an internal record that far eclipses the $9 million it raised by this point in 2015.
AR Attorney General Named Chairman of RAGA
The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) today announced West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey will step down as Chairman to focus on his duties in West Virginia and his Senate campaign. Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge will succeed him as Chairman.
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