Meet David Freed, Cumberland County’s District Attorney and the Republican candidate for Attorney General.
While only one Republican is running, two Democrats are seeking their party’s nomination and one of them is the first woman to ever seek this office.
In light of the alleged Penn State sex scandal, some local lawmakers and a victim of abuse are calling for changes in Pennsylvania laws. The goal is to better protect children and the group is calling on the state attorney general to step up those efforts.
When Tom Corbett became Pennsylvania’s governor, he left his old position of attorney general vacant. Although voters won’t choose the new attorney general until next spring, one candidate has already hit the campaign trail.