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Statement From Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen on Conclusion of Summit in Milwaukee

Attorneys General from Across the Country Gathered in Milwaukee

for “America’s Promise:  Keeping our Kids Safe” 


MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin Attorney General and National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) President J.B. Van Hollen issued the following statement upon conclusion today of his NAAG Presidential Summit, “America’s Promise:  Keeping our Kids Safe”:


“My goal for this conference was to provide people with ideas and tools to take home and use in their own states to protect kids.  Thanks to NAAG, NAAG staff, and our outstanding presenters and panelists, we met that goal.”  


All summit sessions were videotaped and are available online at


In June of 2013, Van Hollen was formally elected by his nationwide peers to be the NAAG President.  In 2011, Attorney General Van Hollen’s peers elected him to the office of Vice President of NAAG.


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