Sarah Huckabee Sanders issues statement on Leslie Rutledge’s exit from Governor’s race

November 9, 2021

Little Rock, AR — Sarah Huckabee Sanders today released the following statement in response to Attorney General Leslie Rutledge’s announcement that she’ll exit the race for Governor and instead run for Lieutenant Governor:

“I want to thank Leslie Rutledge for her leadership. I look forward to uniting Arkansans behind my vision to grow our economy and create high-paying jobs, increase access to quality education, and deliver bold, conservative reforms that take our state to the top.”