Who is our Texas Attorney General?
About KEN PAXTON
Ken Paxton is the 51st Attorney General of Texas. He was elected on November 4, 2014, and sworn into office on January 5, 2015. As the state’s top law enforcement officer, Attorney General Paxton leads more than 4,000 employees in 38 divisions and 117 offices around Texas.
What are the responsibilities of the attorney general of Texas?
The main responsibilities of the Office of the Attorney General are defending the State of Texas and its duly elected laws by providing legal representation to the State, serving the children of Texas through the enforcement of the state’s child support laws, securing justice for Texans, protecting Texans from waste, …
What is the job of the Attorney General?
The principal duties of the Attorney General are to: Represent the United States in legal matters. Supervise and direct the administration and operation of the offices, boards, divisions, and bureaus that comprise the Department.
Who is the current attorney general?
The attorney general is a statutory member of the Cabinet of the United States.
|United States Attorney General|
|Flag of the United States Attorney General|
|Incumbent Merrick Garland since March 11, 2021|
|United States Department of Justice|
|Style||Mr. Attorney General (informal) The Honorable (formal)|