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TWO ANTI-DACA ATTORNEY GENERALS ARE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE IN THEIR 2018 ELECTIONS.
Leslie Rutledge (R) became Attorney General of Arkansas after her Democratic predecessor reached his term limit. She won her general election with just 51.6% of the vote. She is up for reelection in 2018.
Patrick Morrisey (R) unseated an incumbent Democratic with only 51.2% of the vote. Though his next AG election isn't until 2020, he's already announced his opposition to Democratic US Senator Joe Manchin in 2018.
SIX MORE ANTI-DACA AGS ARE UP FOR REELECTION IN 2018.