Jones Announces Run for California Attorney General
On Thursday, California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones (D) announced that he will run for state attorney general in 2018. Attorney General Kamala Harris (D) will leave the position to run for Sen. Barbara Boxer's (D-Calif.) seat. Jones has $2.6 million left over from his previous campaigns to help pay for the run. Jones will reach his term limit as insurance commissioner in 2018.
- "Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones To Run for Attorney General" (Cadelago, "Capitol Alert," Sacramento Bee, 10/1).
- "California Commissioner Announces Bid for State Attorney General" (Insurance Journal, 10/1).
- "Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones To Run for California Attorney General" (McGreevy, "PolitiCal," Los Angeles Times, 10/1).