Have we ever had a black attorney general?
Eric Himpton Holder Jr. (born January 21, 1951) is an American lawyer who served as the 82nd Attorney General of the United States from 2009 to 2015. Holder, serving in the administration of President Barack Obama, was the first African American to hold the position of U.S. Attorney General.
Has the US ever had a female attorney general?
Miami, Florida, U.S. Janet Wood Reno (July 21, 1938 – November 7, 2016) was an American lawyer who served as the Attorney General of the United States from 1993 until 2001. … She was the first woman to serve as Attorney General and the second-longest serving Attorney General in U.S. history, after William Wirt.
How many attorney generals are there in the United States?
The current party composition of the state attorneys general is: 23 Democrats.
Current attorneys general.
|Assumed office||January 30, 2021|
What is the salary of the US attorney general?
Attorney General is a Level I position in the Executive Schedule, thus earning a salary of US$221,400, as of January 2021.
Who was the 1980s Attorney General?
Of all in state government, the Office of the Attorney General has probably changed the most dramatically in its more than 160 year history.
1850 until Present.
|Names||Dates of Office|
|George Deukmejian||Jan. 1979 – Jan. 1983|
|Evelle J. Younger||Jan. 1971 – Jan. 1979|
|Thomas C. Lynch||Sep. 1964 – Jan. 1971|