50–60% 60–70% 80–90%
50–60% 60–70% 70–80% 80–90%
|Elections in Pennsylvania|
The Pennsylvania Attorney General election of 2016 took place on November 8, 2016, to elect a new Pennsylvania Attorney General. Democratic incumbent Kathleen Kane originally indicated her intention to seek re-election, but dropped out after she was criminally charged with violating grand jury secrecy laws stemming from alleged leaks of grand jury investigation details to embarrass a political enemy. Democratic nominee and County Commissioner Josh Shapiro defeated Republican state senator John Rafferty Jr. by a margin of 2.78%.
|Harper Polling||January 22–23, 2016||640||± 3.81%||31%||9%||13%||18%||–||30%|