2017 AG Election Results

2017 general election map

In 2017, the only Attorney General (AG) race was in Virginia. In New Jersey, Governor Phil Murphy (D) appointed Gurbir Grewal (D) as AG.

VIRGINIA – Incumbent AG Race

Incumbent Mark Herring (D) defeated John Adams (R) by a margin of 53.3% to 46.7% with 100% precincts reporting.

  • Democrat: Incumbent AG Mark Herring
  • Republican: John Adams

NEW JERSEY – Open Seat Race for Governor

Phil Murphy (D) defeated Kim Guadagno (R) by a margin of 55.6% to 42.3% with 100% precincts reporting.

  • Democrat: Phil Murphy
  • Republican: Kim Guadagno