2020 Attorneys General Elections

Attorneys General Races Overview

Eleven (11) states will hold regularly scheduled elections November 3 to choose attorneys general. 


Disclaimer: The information contained in the table below is subject to revision and will be updated throughout the election cycle.

For additional information please contact Meghan Holihan at msh@statside.com 

State Candidate Primary Date Filing Deadline Pre-election Party Control Post-election Party Control
North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein (D) (Inc.) 3/3/2020 12/20/2019 Democratic
North Carolina Forsyth County District Attorney Jim O'Neill (R) 3/3/2020 12/20/2019 Democratic
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro (D) (Inc.) 6/2/2020 2/18/2020 Democratic
Pennsylvania Heather Heidelbaugh (R) 6/2/2020 2/18/2020 Democratic
West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey (R) (Inc.) 5/12/2020 1/25/2020 Republican
West Virginia Sam Brown Petsonk (D) 5/12/2020 1/25/2020 Republican
West Virginia State Del. Isaac Sponaugle (D) 5/12/2020 1/25/2020 Republican
Oregon 5/19/2020 3/12/2020 Democratic
Montana 6/2/2020 3/9/2020 Republican
Indiana Democratic Convention: 6/13/2020; Republican Convention: 6/20/2020 N/A Republican
Utah 6/30/2020 3/19/2020 Republican
Missouri 8/4/2020 3/31/2020 Republican
Washington 8/4/2020 5/15/2020 Democratic
Vermont 8/11/2020 5/28/2020 Democratic
New Hampshire 9/8/2020 6/12/2020 Democratic