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2019 Attorney General Elections

Open Seat
Incumbent Running
Governor Appoints AG
Off Election Cycle

State and Territory Attorney General 2019 Elections

The National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) offers nonpartisan 2019 election information about the races for attorney general in the states and territories. There are 2 open seats – meaning a new attorney general will be elected in those states.

In addition to the elections, some attorneys general are appointed by the governor, chosen by the state legislature (Maine) or selected by the state Supreme Court (Tennessee). Two attorneys general are running for governor. The map and the information chart below offers links to official state election websites, candidates and candidate campaign sites.

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Information as of April 22, 2019; Subject to change

Election Day: Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019

State/ Territory


Democratic Candidates

Republican Candidates



May 21

Incumbent AG Andy Beshear is running for governor.


October 12

  • "Ike" Jackson Jr.


August 6

Incumbent AG Jim Hood is running for governor.

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AG Spotlight

Jim Hood, Mississippi Attorney General

Jim Hood is the attorney general of Mississippi.