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Patrick Morrisey
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34th Attorney General of West Virginia
Assumed office
January 14, 2013
Governor Earl Ray Tomblin
Jim Justice
Preceded by Darrell McGraw
Personal details
Born
Patrick James Morrisey

December 21, 1967 (1967-12-21) (ageĀ 52)
New York City
Political party Republican
Alma mater Rutgers University, New Brunswick (BA)
Rutgers University, Newark
(JD)

Patrick James Morrisey (born December 21, 1967) is an American lawyer, politician and the Attorney General of West Virginia since 2013. He is a member of the Republican Party.

He was born in New York City. Morrisey studied at Rutgers University. He defeated five-term Democratic incumbent Darrell McGraw in the 2012 election.

In July 2017, Morrisey announced his candidacy for U.S. Senate. He lost the general election in November 2018 to incumbent Joe Manchin.



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