Republican Daniel Cameron elected Kentucky attorney general, first African American to win the office

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FILE – In this Aug. 3, 2019, file photo, Kentucky republican candidate for Attorney General Daniel Cameron, addresses the audience gathered at the Fancy Farm Picnic in Fancy Farm, Ky. Cameron was elected Tuesday, Nov. 5, as Kentucky attorney general, first African American to win the office. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky has its first African American as its Attorney General.

Republican Daniel Cameron has been elected as the Commonwealth’s attorney general on November 5th.

He will be the first African American to win the office for that position in the state of Kentucky.

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(This story was originally published on November 5, 2019)

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