Pennsylvania Attorney General election, 2012
|Elections in Pennsylvania|
David Freed, the District Attorney of Cumberland County, ran unopposed in the Republican primary. Kathleen Kane, a former assistant district attorney in Lackawanna County faced former U.S. Representative Patrick Murphy in the primary to become the Democratic nominee. Kane was victorious in this race by a margin of 52.8% to 47.2% Marakay Rogers was the Libertarian candidate.
On November 6, 2012, Kathleen Kane defeated David Freed to be elected Attorney General of Pennsylvania.
|Pennsylvania Attorney General election, 2012|
|Democratic gain from Republican|