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POSITION DESCRIPTION: What does the Attorney General of Minnesota do?

The Attorney General is the chief legal officer of the State of Minnesota. The Office provides legal representation to over 100 state agencies, boards, and commissions and represents the State of Minnesota in state and federal court and administrative hearings. -- Minnesota Attorney General's website, 2022.

  • Represents Minnesota in court cases, state level, 4 year term
  • Enforces laws
  • Acts as a public advocate

Minnesota Attorney General Candidates: 2022

Attorney General Jim Schultz REPUBLICAN
Attorney General Keith Ellison DEMOCRATIC-FARMER-LABOR