New Alabama Attorney General Releases Statement
Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange has issued a statement regarding his acceptance of the appointment to fill the seat that Sessions has vacated. Strange says that he is greatly honored and humbled to accept the appointment to Alabama’s Senate seat. He says that the employees of the Attorney General’s Office are among the finest in State government and that he is proud of their many accomplishments following the rule of law and ensuring accountability to the public trust. Strange adds that he leaves the office with confidence that the governor will appoint a new Attorney General who will maintain the same commitment to upholding the rule of law and protecting Alabama as he did during his time as Attorney General.