Jon Richards's file:
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Wisconsin state Rep. Jon Richards, D-Milwaukee, was elected to the state Assembly in 1998. He did not seek reelection in 2014 and was an unsuccessful candidate in the Aug. 12, 2014 primary election for state attorney general.

Recent statements involving Jon Richards

"Last year, I was involved with an effort to to help prosecutors get their first pay raise in more than 10 years."

Says attorney general candidate Jon Richards "went so far to say he would only enforce the laws with which he personally agreed."  

Recent stories featuring Jon Richards

A first take on candidates for attorney general:

Made plans yet for Aug. 12, 2014?

Yeah, it's just a Tuesday in the middle of summer.

But it's also Election Day -- well, primary election day. Among the state races on the ballot is attorney general.

Here's a look at a first round of factchecks.

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