Senator John Rafferty Wins Northwest And Southwest Caucus Straw Polls
HARRISBURG – Republican Attorney General candidate John Rafferty released the following statement regarding his victory in the PA GOP Southwest and Northwest Caucus Straw Polls and news that Rep. Todd Stephens has exited the race:
“Today was a great day for the Rafferty for Attorney General campaign and I am very thankful for the support I received,” Rafferty said. “With the strong support I have received so far, I am confident that my campaign will successfully earn the endorsement of the Republican Party of Pennsylvania and win the election this November.
“I want to applaud and thank Rep. Todd Stephens for running a spirited campaign for the endorsement and I look forward to working with him to restore credibility and competency to the Office of Attorney General.”
In the Southwest Caucus, John earned a 31-26 victory and in the Northwest Caucus, John won by a 35-4 vote.
After the Southeast, Central, Southwest and Northwest Caucus straw polls, John Rafferty had built a 162-82 lead.
Senator John Rafferty is the Republican candidate for Attorney General. John represents the 44th District, which includes parts of Montgomery, Chester and Berks counties. John served as a Deputy Attorney General where he worked in the Criminal Law Division where he prosecuted Medicaid Fraud. John’s campaign has been endorsed by a number of influential organizations, including the Pennsylvania State Troopers Association, the Pennsylvania Fraternal Order of Police, the Pennsylvania Professional Firefighters Association and the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation.
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