Election News

Race for Michigan Attorney General Heats Up on the Republican Side

  • Former Michigan House Speaker Tom Leonard is seeking the Republican nomination in the 2022 election for the AG’s office. If successful, he will face incumbent Democratic AG Dana Nessel, who is seeking reelection, in a rematch of the 2018 election.
  • As previously reported, Michigan Republican State Representative Ryan Berman and Matthew DePerno, a private-practice attorney who challenged the 2020 presidential election results in northern Michigan’s Antrim County in court, are also running for the Republican nomination for Michigan AG.
  • To “meet” the state AGs across the nation and read more AG election news and insights, visit The State AG Report.