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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 […]

State Republicans Nominate Buffalo Native as Party’s Candidate for State Attorney General

June 9, 2018

New York’s Republican Party nominated New York City attorney Keith Wofford as their preferred candidate for attorney general May 24 at the Republican state convention in Manhattan.

Republican Keith Wofford launches outsider campaign for New York AG in native Buffalo

June 4, 2018

Republican Keith Wofford launched his campaign for New York attorney general on Monday in his native Buffalo with a blistering attack on the office’s recent occupants and a vow to clean up Albany.

Buffalo native Wofford launches GOP campaign for AG with salvo at Albany corruption

June 4, 2018

Keith Wofford lives on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, has a top post with a global law firm, two kids in private schools, a vacation place and a Harvard University law degree.

WNY native Keith Wofford wants to be state Attorney General

June 4, 2018

Keith Wofford grew up on Winslow Avenue in the city. He’s come a long way from his humble beginnings on the east side. He’s a corporate attorney and co-managing partner at Ropes & Gray in New York City – and now he wants to be the next New York State Attorney General and combat political corruption.

With bow to Buffalo roots, political novice aims for state attorney general

May 26, 2018

Keith Wofford lives on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, has a top post with a global law firm, two kids in private schools, a vacation place and a Harvard Law degree.