John Cahill http://wrvo.org en GOP candidate for NY attorney general says office isn't political http://wrvo.org/post/gop-candidate-ny-attorney-general-says-office-isnt-political <p>The Republican candidate for state attorney general says the man who holds the office now, and those who served before him, have treated it has a political stepping stone.</p><p>A.G. doesn't stand for "aspiring governor," John Cahill said.</p><p>Cahill was an aide and environmental conservation commissioner to former Gov. George Pataki, a Republican who ran the state from 1995 to 2006.</p><p>Cahill is now challenging Democratic Attorney General Eric Schneiderman&nbsp;for the role of New York's top lawyer.</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:44:35 +0000 Ryan Delaney 58932 at http://wrvo.org GOP candidate for NY attorney general says office isn't political State GOP selects candidates for comptroller and attorney general http://wrvo.org/post/state-gop-selects-candidates-comptroller-and-attorney-general <p></p> Thu, 15 May 2014 11:13:22 +0000 Karen DeWitt 55808 at http://wrvo.org GOP candidate for AG launches campaign; stops in Syracuse http://wrvo.org/post/gop-candidate-ag-launches-campaign-stops-syracuse <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The Republican who wants to be New York state’s attorney general says he’ll be the people’s advocate if elected. John Cahill, an aide to former Gov. George Pataki, made several campaign stops across the state Monday, including Syracuse.<br /><br />Cahill says education, economic development and integrity in government are top issues he promises to advocate for if he is elected as attorney general.</p> Tue, 13 May 2014 11:42:32 +0000 Ellen Abbott 55686 at http://wrvo.org GOP candidate for AG launches campaign; stops in Syracuse