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Liz Murrill Wins Louisiana AG Runoff; Pennsylvania and Indiana Races Heat Up

Republican Liz Murrill won the runoff election for Louisiana AG, defeating Democrat Lindsey Cheek. AG-elect Murrill is the first woman to hold the state’s AG position. Pennsylvania State Representative Craig Williams and former Delaware County district attorney Katayoun “Kat” Copeland, both Republicans, announced their runs for Pennsylvania AG. They will join fellow Republican Dave Sunday…

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AGs Express View that Hazardous Materials Regulation Is on the Right Track

A coalition of 13 AGs wrote a comment letter to the U.S. Department of Transportation supporting a proposed rulemaking meant to close the informational gaps between railroads and first responders regarding hazardous material loads. In the letter, the AGs expressed approval of proposed updates to the Hazardous Materials Regulations, which would require railroads to provide…

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Quick Guide: AGs to Forever Chemicals Cos: We Want More Money and We Want It Now

Launching off season 3 of State AG Pulse, Stephen Cobb and Emily Yu go behind the headlines on a multi-district litigation related to PFAS or “forever chemicals” playing out in district court. Despite a proposed settlement in the range of $10 – $12 billion, AGs are concerned about whether the amount will be sufficient to…

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Fourth Democrat Enters Pennsylvania AG Race

Democratic state lawmaker Jared Solomon has announced his campaign for Pennsylvania AG. Solomon is the fourth Democrat to enter the race; as we previously reported, former Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene Depasquale, former Bucks County Solicitor Joe Kahn, and former public defender Keir Bradford-Grey have also announced their candidacies. York County District Attorney Dave Sunday is…

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