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REPUBLICAN STATE AG CANDIDATE WOFFORD LAUNCHES $3.25M AD BUY

September 14, 2018

New York Daily News ALBANY – Hours before the polls closed Thursday night for the Democratic state attorney general primary, Republican candidate Keith Wofford kicked off a hefty $3.25 million statewide television ad campaign. The ad, which his campaign says will run for several weeks on broadcast and cable TV, is designed to introduce the […]

REPUBLICAN ATTORNEY GENERAL CANDIDATE KEITH WOFFORD DISCUSSES CAMPAIGN

September 13, 2018

WAMC Northeast Public Radio The four-way primary among Democrats running to succeed Eric Schneiderman and Barbara Underwood as attorney general has been getting a lot of attention on this primary day. The winner will face a general election matchup with Keith Wofford, as well as Green Party hopeful Michael Sussman. Originally from Buffalo, Wofford has […]

GOP NOMINEE FOR STATE AG STOPS BY BREWSTER

September 12, 2018

The Examiner News With a crowded Democratic primary for New York State Attorney General set for this week, the established GOP nominee for the top statewide law enforcement office took a trip to Brewster vowing to keep health insurance companies honest. Manhattan-based attorney Keith Wofford is running for public office for the first time in […]

GOP HOPEFULS STUMP IN NORTH COUNTRY

September 11, 2018

The Sun Community News & Printing  Keith Wofford, Republican and Conservative Party candidate for attorney general, touched down in Plattsburgh on Friday. He isn’t concerned that all of the oxygen may be sucked out of the general election contest as four Democratic candidates head towards the conclusion of their hard-fought primary contest on Sept. 13. […]

KEITH WOFFORD BRINGS HIS PITCH FOR ATTORNEY GENERAL TO WATERTOWN

September 9, 2018

Watertown Daily Times WATERTOWN — Keith H. Wofford, the Republican candidate for state attorney general, stopped in Watertown on Friday as he runs on a platform to make the state friendlier to business and less friendly to corruption. “We have to have a change in the office,” Mr. Wofford said during an interview at the […]

WE ASK THE 5 CANDIDATES FOR STATE AG: WOULD YOU INVESTIGATE DIOCESES?

August 22, 2018

The Buffalo News New York’s next attorney general could determine whether six Catholic dioceses and one archdiocese in this state face a sweeping investigation into clergy sexual abuse similar to one that exposed a massive cover-up of abuses in Pennsylvania. Five candidates are vying to be elected in November to the state’s highest-ranking law enforcement […]

CANDIDATES FOR AG SUPPORT CHANGES TO PROSECUTORIAL MISCONDUCT COMMISSION BILL

August 17, 2018

New York Law Journal At least three candidates for state attorney general said Friday they support the goal of a commission to investigate prosecutorial misconduct, but acknowledge a bill creating one may need changes to meet the approval of Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The bill has faced increased scrutiny in recent days from prosecutors who are […]

GOP ATTORNEY GENERAL CANDIDATE STUMPS IN ORANGE COUNTY

August 11, 2018

MidHudsonNews.com NEW WINDSOR – Republican state attorney general candidate Keith Wofford, a Manhattan attorney, made his first campaign stop outside New York City on Friday with a visit to the New Windsor Town Hall complex. The political newcomer, originally from Buffalo, in a predominantly Democratic state and heavily Democratic Big Apple, views his status as […]

REPUBLICAN AG HOPEFUL TOURS NEW WINDSOR

August 10, 2018

Times Herald-Record NEW WINDSOR — Keith Wofford, the Republican and Conservative candidate to be New York’s next attorney general, stopped in New Windsor on Friday to tour the town’s police, ambulance and other government facilities. Wofford said he wanted to hear firsthand about the challenges faced by first responders on the local level dealing with […]

AG CANDIDATE THREATENS LAWSUIT OVER “RACIST” BILL TO LIMIT RIDE-SHARING LICENSES

August 6, 2018

New York Post The City Council’s push to suspend licensing of new for-hire vehicles to rein in “e-hail” services like Uber and Lyft is now an issue in the race for state attorney general. Republican AG candidate Keith Wofford, a black man who’s said he’s been refused street hails by yellow taxi drivers, said he […]