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2022 Attorney General Election Information

The general election will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022.

Updated on August 10, 2022. May not be all inclusive.

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Alabama
May 24, 2022
Wendell MajorSteve Marshall Incumbent Attorney General Steve Marshall is running for re-election.Website
AlaskaAugust 16, 2022The governor appoints the attorney general. There is a gubernatorial election in 2022.Website
ArizonaAugust 2, 2022Kris MayesAbraham HamadehIncumbent Attorney General Mark Brnovich is term-limited and cannot run for re-election.Website
ArkansasMay 24, 2022Jesse GibsonTim Griffin
Incumbent Attorney General Leslie Rutledge is term-limited and cannot run for re-election.Website
CaliforniaJune 7, 2022Rob BontaNathan HochmanAnne Marie SchubertIncumbent Attorney General Rob Bonta is running for re-election.Website
ColoradoJune 28, 2022Phil WeiserJohn KellnerIncumbent Attorney General Phil Weiser is running for re-election.Website
ConnecticutAugust 9, 2022William TongIncumbent Attorney General William Tong is running for re-election.Website
DelawareSeptember 13, 2022Kathy JenningsJulianne Murray
Chuck Welch
Incumbent Attorney General Kathy Jennings is running for re-election.Website
District of ColumbiaJune 21, 2022Brian SchwalbIncumbent Attorney General Karl A. Racine is not running for re-election.Website
FloridaAugust 23, 2022Jim LewisAshley MoodyIncumbent Attorney General Ashley Moody is running for re-election.Website
GeorgiaMay 24, 2022Jen JordanChris CarrIncumbent Attorney General Chris Carr is running for re-election.Website
GuamAugust 27, 2022Leevin T. CamachoIncumbent Attorney General Leevin T. Camacho is running for re-election.Website
HawaiiAugust 13, 2022The governor appoints the attorney general. There is a gubernatorial election in 2022.Website
IdahoMay 17, 2022Steven ScanlinRaúl Labrador
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IllinoisJune 28, 2022Kwame RaoulThomas DeVoreIncumbent Attorney General Kwame Raoul is running for re-election.Website
IowaJune 7, 2022
Tom MillerBrenna BirdIncumbent Attorney General Tom Miller is running for re-election.Website
KansasAugust 2, 2022Chris MannKris Kobach
Incumbent Attorney General Derek Schmidt is running for governor.Website
MaineJune 14, 2022The attorney general is appointed by the State Legislature every two years. The current term ends in 2022.Website
MarylandJuly 19, 2022Anthony Brown
Michael Anthony PeroutkaIncumbent Attorney General Brian Frosh is not running for re-election.Website
MassachusettsSeptember 20, 2022Andrea Campbell
Shannon Liss-Riordan
Quentin Palfrey
Incumbent Attorney General Maura Healey is running for governor.Website
MichiganThe Democratic convention is August 21, 2022 and the Republican convention is August 27, 2022. Dana NesselRyan Berman
Tom Leonard
Matthew DePerno
Incumbent Attorney General Dana Nessel is running for re-election.Website
MinnesotaAugust 9, 2022Keith EllisonJim SchultzIncumbent Attorney General Keith Ellison is running for attorney general. Website
NebraskaMay 10, 2022Mike HilgersIncumbent Attorney General Doug Peterson is not running for re-election.Website
NevadaJune 14, 2022Aaron D. FordSigal ChattahIncumbent Attorney General Aaron D. Ford is running for re-election.Website
New HampshireSeptember 13, 2022The attorney general is appointed by the governor. There is a gubernatorial election in 2022.Website
New MexicoJune 7, 2022Raúl Torrez
Incumbent Attorney General Hector Balderas is term-limited and cannot run for re-election.Website
New YorkJune 28, 2022Letitia JamesMichael HenryIncumbent Attorney General Letitia A. James is running for re-election.Website
North DakotaJune 14, 2022Drew WrigleyWebsite
Northern Mariana IslandsEdward ManibusanWebsite
OhioMay 3, 2022Jeff CrossmanDave YostIncumbent Attorney General Dave Yost is running for re-election.Website
OklahomaJune 28, 2022Gentner DrummondWebsite
Puerto RicoThe attorney general is appointed by the governor. There is a gubernatorial election in 2022.
Rhode IslandSeptember 13, 2022Peter F. NeronhaCharles CalendaIncumbent Attorney General Peter F. Neronha is running for re-election.Website
South CarolinaJune 14, 2022Alan WilsonIncumbent Attorney General Alan Wilson is running for re-election.Website
South DakotaThe Republican convention for nominating attorney general candidates is June 23, 2022.Marty Jackley
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TennesseeAugust 4, 2022The attorney general is appointed by the State Supreme Court for 8-year terms. Incumbent Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III's current term is up in 2022.Website
TexasMarch 1, 2022Rochelle GarzaKen Paxton
Incumbent Attorney General Ken Paxton is running for re-election. Website
VermontAugust 9, 2022Charity Clark
Rory Thibault
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Virgin IslandsAugust 6, 2022The attorney general is appointed by the governor. There is a gubernatorial election in 2022.Website
WisconsinAugust 9, 2022Josh KaulAdam Jarchow
Eric Toney
Incumbent Attorney General Josh Kaul is running for re-election.Website
WyomingAugust 16, 2022The attorney general is appointed by the governor. There is a gubernatorial election in 2022.Website