Meet Chris Carr: Georgia’s Attorney General Eyeing Reelection

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JUSTICE & CIVIL RIGHTS
POLITICS & POLICY
TAXES,MONEY & GOVERNMENT
8 min read
1481 words
Beau Evans
Feb 16, 2022
Key Points
  • Playmaker: Chris Carr
  • Role: Georgia Attorney General
  • Tenure: November 2016 to present
As his mother tells it, Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr – when he was four years-old – cried over former Republican President Gerald Ford’s loss to Democratic then-challenger Jimmy Carter. A few years later, Carr went against the grain from his classmates by choosing the role of Republican candidate Ronald Reagan during a fourth-grade mock ...

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