Election News

New Democratic Candidate Joins the Race for Arkansas Attorney General’s Open Seat

  • Little Rock private-practice attorney Jesse Gibson announced his candidacy for the 2022 Democratic nomination for the Arkansas AG’s office.
  • As previously reported, Jason Davis, another Arkansas attorney in private practice, is also seeking the Democratic nomination for Arkansas AG. On the Republican side, Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffinis competing against Arkansas Fair Housing Commission Director Leon Jones for the nomination. Current two-term Republican AG Leslie Rutledge is term-limited from running again, and has entered the race for governor.
  • To “meet” the state AGs across the nation and read more AG election news and insights, visit The State AG Report