Election News

Dan Bishop to Seek North Carolina AG Position Rather than Return to Congress

  • North Carolina Representative Dan Bishop announced that he will run for state AG next year rather than seeking another term in Congress.
  • Bishop, a Republican, joined Congress after winning a special election for the open seat in 2019. He is a member of the House Freedom Caucus.
  • In his announcement during a radio interview, Bishop said he would use the AG position to fight federal government overreach and to support law enforcement in a time of increasing violence.