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Arkansas Right to Life Endorses Rutledge for Attorney General

September 12, 2018

September 12, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Arkansas Right to Life Endorses Rutledge for Attorney General Says, “I pledge to continue fighting for the unborn and women’s health”   LITTLE ROCK — Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced today the endorsement of the Arkansas Right to Life Political Action Committee. “When I ran for Attorney General in 2014, I […]

Rutledge: The case for confirming Kavanaugh

September 2, 2018

Attorney General Leslie Rutledge guest editorial featured in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Rutledge Statement on Court Ordering Release of Altered Personnel Records

August 20, 2018

August 20, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Rutledge Statement on Court Ordering Release of Altered Personnel Records “Justice will not support such vindictive, malicious acts by former supervisors after my voluntary resignation”   LITTLE ROCK – Today’s case is simply an ongoing attempt by the desperate Democrats to rehash old news in an attempt to prop […]

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.