Outgoing Cuccinelli, Bolling Taking Break from Politics

By: AP
By: AP

Dec. 30, 2013

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's outgoing attorney general and lieutenant governor say they're taking a break from politics. But don't rule out a return at some point.

Republican Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli tells the Richmond Times-Dispatch he plans to focus on building some businesses and his law practice.

In a separate interview, Lieutenant Gov. Bill Bolling tells the Richmond newspaper he's taking on more management responsibilities as vice president of an insurance company.

Cuccinelli lost last month's race for governor to Democrat Terry McAuliffe. Bolling is stepping down after two terms after being outmaneuvered for the GOP gubernatorial nomination by Cuccinelli and his conservative supporters.

Both men declined to say "never" when asked about a possible return to public office somewhere down the line.


The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We want to hear from our viewers, but we ask that you follow our rules for commenting. E-mail is required to comment on a story, but it will not be displayed with your comment. For complete rules, CLICK HERE. The Newsplex reserves the right to not post or to remove any comment.
powered by Disqus
The Charlottesville Newsplex 999 2nd Street S.E. Charlottesville, VA 22902 434.242.1919 – Main 434.220.7522 - Newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 237969001 - newsplex.com/a?a=237969001
Gray Television, Inc.