HARRISBURG., DAUPHIN COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) The Pennsylvania State Senate has approved Bruce Beemer as Attorney General.
The vote to approve Beemer in the PA Senate was unanimous 44-0.
Governor Tom Wolf released the following statement on the Senate’s confirmation of Bruce Beemer as Attorney General of Pennsylvania:
“Bruce Beemer has the unique experience and skillset as a prosecutor, lawyer and administrator to begin the healing necessary to put the Attorney General’s office back on track. He is trusted by the rank-and-file members of the office and understands better than anyone what must be fixed to restore the public trust. I thank the Senate for their swift confirmation and vote of confidence in Bruce and I look forward to his continued public service to the people of Pennsylvania as Attorney General.”
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