The attorney general of Mississippi is the chief legal officer of the state and serves as the state’s lawyer. Learn about the candidates vying for attorney general in Mississippi’s 2019 statewide election.
People who voted on Aug. 6 can only vote Tuesday in the same party primary they voted in on Aug. 6. But people who did not vote on Aug. 6 can vote in the runoff of their choice
In a tight race for second, Andy Taggart, in unofficial returns, lead state Rep. Mark Baker by about 5,000 votes late Tuesday.
Follow all of the candidates for statewide office in Mississippi’s 2019 election on Twitter.
Republicans, poised to take attorney general seat for first time in modern history, fight over who’s most conservative
Treasurer Lynn Fitch, state Rep. Mark Baker and Madison attorney Andy Taggart face each other in the GOP primary Aug. 6. The winner faces Democrat Jennifer Riley Collins in November.