For Immediate Release
Monday, September 17, 2018
Former Attorney General Eric Holder Endorses Aaron Ford for Nevada Attorney General
Las Vegas, NV -- Today, former Attorney General of the United States Eric Holder endorsed Aaron Ford for Nevada Attorney General.
“As Attorney General, Aaron Ford will make protecting Nevada’s families and treating everyone equally under the law his top priorities," said Eric H. Holder, Jr. “Aaron has the first-hand experience and toughness to protect Nevadans from scammers and insurance companies who put profit before seniors and families and fight those who would pollute our natural resources. Unlike his opponent, he will enact smart reforms that seek to reduce crime while making Nevada’s criminal justice system more fair.”
"As Attorney General, Eric Holder vigorously defended civil rights, and I am proud to have his support," said State Senate Majority Leader Aaron Ford. "As Nevada Attorney General, I will work to reduce recidivism, make our streets safer, and reform our criminal justice system to make it more fair. I will always fight for Nevada families."
Aaron Ford has also been endorsed by Vice President Joe Biden, Senators Catherine Cortez Masto, Kamala Harris, and Cory Booker, the Professional Firefighters of Nevada, Former Sheriffs Mike Haley and Bill Young, former Governor Bob Miller, former Nevada Attorney General Frankie Sue Del Papa, the Nevada AFL-CIO, SEIU 1107, AFSCME Local 4041, Culinary Local 226, Southern Nevada Central Labor Council, Communications Workers of America, District 9, UFCW Local 711, IATSE Local 720, IBEW Locals 401, 357 and 396, the Nevada State Education Association, the Clark County Education Association, the Nevada Veterans Association, the Human Rights Campaign, and many more.