Shapiro appoints executive staff with broad, bipartisan experience in federal, state and local government and public safety Attorney General-Elect Josh Shapiro today announced a series of appointments to his executive staff as he prepares to be sworn in as Pennsylvania Attorney General next Tuesday. Shapiro named the following persons to his executive team, a group […]
Shapiro appoints respected group with broad experience to key leadership roles Attorney General-Elect Josh Shapiro today announced a series of appointments to his leadership team as he prepares to be sworn in as Attorney General next week. Shapiro named the following persons as Executive Deputy Attorneys General to lead divisions in the Office of Attorney […]
Eric Fillman, ethics expert, will lead effort to ensure integrity in Office of Attorney General Attorney General-Elect Josh Shapiro today announced that Eric Fillman, Esq., an ethics reform expert, will become the first Chief Integrity Officer in the history of the Office of Pennsylvania Attorney General. As Chief Integrity Officer, Fillman will create and direct […]
Michelle Henry, veteran prosecutor, appointed by AG-Elect Shapiro to oversee legal, criminal and civil matters in Office of Attorney General Attorney General-Elect Josh Shapiro today announced that Michelle A. Henry, a 20-year veteran prosecutor, will serve as First Deputy Attorney General in the Office of Pennsylvania Attorney General. Henry will be the first woman to […]
Shapiro, Council President Clarke, community advocates and leaders discuss local response to gun violence at North Philadelphia community forum Attorney General-Elect Shapiro announces Personnel & Planning Task Force to help recruit best, brightest, most diverse talent to the Office of Attorney General This week, Attorney General-Elect Josh Shapiro continued his community-driven transition effort with a […]
Attorney General-Elect Josh Shapiro announced “Setting the People’s Priorities,” a community-driven transition effort that will bring Shapiro to cities and towns across the Commonwealth over the coming weeks to hear the public’s concerns as he prepares to be sworn-in on January 17, 2017. Shapiro will listen and learn about efforts from local law enforcement, consumer […]
By: Joe Radosevich On Monday, Josh had the honor of introducing President Obama on a national call to talk about the election results and prepare for the road ahead. Josh was singled out not only for winning a tough race, but for being part of the next generation of leaders in our country. Josh spoke […]
As the chief law enforcement officer of our Commonwealth I will do my part to protect people’s rights, stand up for the values that make our country strong, and live up to the confidence Pennsylvanians have placed in me
We find Shapiro — possessing a humane, expansive vision of the needs of this state and innovative strategies to address them — the best candidate to reorient a justice system degraded at the highest levels.
Shapiro’s platform includes traditional criminal justice priorities, but also offers a more fully developed vision that is smartly tailored to the state’s most pressing needs, rural and urban.
On October 27, the Philadelphia Gay News announced their endorsement of Josh Shapiro for Attorney General. Below is an interview with PGN published alongside their endorsement. Learn more about Josh’s commitment to lead the fight for equality on our issues page and see additional LGBTQ endorsements here. Shapiro is the chair of the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners, […]