Filing deadline report: Utah Attorney General special election
This is a special election, scheduled for November 4, 2014, the same day as the regular Utah midterm elections.
The incumbent, Republican Sean Reyes, was appointed to the office of Utah Attorney General by Gov. Gary R. Herbert in December 2013. Reyes is seeking election to finish the current term. The next regular election for Utah Attorney General is in November 2016.
Yesterday, March 20, the filing period for special election candidates came to a close. The following list of candidates is current as of March 21, 2014.
A total of five candidates filed for the special election. No two are from the same party, so there will be no contested conventions or primaries.
- Sean Reyes - Incumbent
- Charles Stormont - lawyer in the Utah Attorney General's office
- Andrew McCullough - Libertarian candidate
- Gregory Hansen - Constitution Party candidate
- Leslie Curtis - American Independent Party candidate