Election News

2022 Attorneys General Races Take Shape with New and Withdrawing Candidates

  • Private practice attorney Steve Kim announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination in the 2022 Illinois AG race. If successful, he will face incumbent Democratic AG Kwame Raoul, who is seeking a second term.
  • Massachusetts AG Maura Healey announced she is seeking the 2022 Democratic nomination for Governor. AG Healey was first elected AG in 2014, and is not term limited.
  • Democratic candidate for Georgia AG Charlie Bailey announced he is leaving the 2022 AG race and running for Lieutenant Governor instead. As previously reported, Democratic Georgia State Senator Jen Jordan remains in the contest for the AG’s office, held since 2016 by Republican AG Chris Carr, who is seeking his third term.
  • To “meet” the state AGs across the nation and read more AG election news and insights, visit The State AG Report.