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Media Advisory: State Attorneys General Convene in DC for First Annual Capital Forum

Contact: Ashley Wynstra | 202-326-6027 | awynstra@naag.org

Twitter: @NatlAssnAttysGn 

WHO: The National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) will host its first annual Capital Forum in Washington, D.C.

WHAT: State and territory attorneys general will meet to discuss topics including cooperative federalism, criminal justice reform, artificial intelligence, vaping issues, and cryptocurrency.

Top federal officials scheduled to speak include:

  • House Speaker Nancy Pelosi
  • U.S. Attorney General William Barr
  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Kathy Kraninger
  • Federal Trade Commissioner Rohit Chopra
  • U.S. Securities and Exchange Commissioner Robert Jackson
  • U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commissioner Brian Quintenz
  • Federal Trade Commissioner Christine S. Wilson 

NAAG will elect its new slate of officers for 2020 and host its annual awards ceremony to recognize the work of those who contribute to the attorney general offices and the Association, as well as outgoing attorneys general. This includes NAAG’s most prestigious honor, the Kelley-Wyman Award, bestowed each year upon an attorney general who has done the most to achieve the Association’s objectives.

WHEN: Dec. 9 – 11 (Meals and select sessions are closed to reporters)         

WHERE: Washington Hilton 1919 Connecticut Ave., NW Washington, D.C. 20009

Reporters: For a copy of the agenda and/or to receive press credentials to attend, contact Ashley Wynstra, NAAG communications assistant, awynstra@naag.org or 202-326-6027. 

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The National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) was founded in 1907 to help attorneys general fulfil the responsibilities of their office and to assist in the delivery of high-quality legal services to the states and territorial jurisdictions.

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