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Major Pro-Life Group Endorses Rutledge for Attorney General

August 10, 2018

Major Pro-Life Group Endorses Rutledge for Attorney General Susan B. Anthony List Candidate Fund endorses Rutledge for the second time LITTLE ROCK — Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today the endorsement of the Susan B. Anthony List Candidate Fund, a pro-life political action committee dedicated to electing pro-life women at all levels of government. Susan B. Anthony […]

Arkansas AG welcomes daughter; Rutledge is 1st constitutional officer in state history to give birth while holding office

July 30, 2018

ArkansasOnline From Arkansas Democrat-Gazette: Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has given birth to a daughter, making her the first state constitutional officer in history to have a child while holding office. Rutledge’s office said in a statement that Julianna Carol Johnson was born Friday. She weighed in at 5 pounds and 15 ounces and measured […]

Rutledge Raises Over $54k in June

July 16, 2018

Reports $478,000 cash on hand LITTLE ROCK — Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today that in June her re-election campaign raised $54,255 and reported $478,870.12 cash on hand. To date, her campaign has raised a total of $618,079.86. “Since the people of Arkansas elected me as their Attorney General nearly four years ago, it has […]

Rutledge Endorsed by Arkansas State Firefighters Association

July 11, 2018

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today the endorsement of the Arkansas State Firefighters Association (ASFFA). “For nearly 100 years, the Arkansas State Firefighters Association has faithfully represented firefighters all across our great State. I was honored to receive their endorsement in 2014, and I am honored to receive it again this year. We must never overlook the selfless dedication […]

Rutledge: Religious Freedom Must Be Protected

July 1, 2018

Attorney General Leslie Rutledge guest editorial featured in:  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette & TownHall.com

Rutledge Endorsed by Arkansas Fraternal Order of Police

June 25, 2018

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today the endorsement of the Arkansas Fraternal Order of Police. “It is a great honor to have the endorsement and confidence of the Arkansas Fraternal Order of Police, which advocates tirelessly for our law enforcement officers across the State. As Arkansas’s Chief Law Enforcement Officer, I remain as committed as […]

Supreme Court lets Arkansas abortion restrictions stand for now

May 29, 2018

The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to block an Arkansas law targeting medication abortions, which threatens to leave the state with only one abortion clinic.

Rutledge Raises Over $500k

May 15, 2018

Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today that in April her re-election campaign exceeded $500,000 raised for the 2018 campaign, bringing the total raised to $519,240. Rutledge reported $415,517.49 cash on hand.

Rutledge Launches #SarahStrong Movement to Defend Sarah Huckabee Sanders, All Women

May 1, 2018

“You know Sarah Huckabee Sanders as President Trump’s Press Secretary. But I know Sarah as a kind and loving daughter, mother, wife, and friend. She is an amazing and beautiful person inside and out.”

Schools particiate in educational program about opioids

April 20, 2018

More than 6,000 students from across the state have taken part in the nation’s first Prescription for Life Program since its launch in September 2017.