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Bob Ferguson

Feb 17 2012
Washington State Attorney General Rob McKenna last week announced a $25 billion national mortgage settlement with five of the nation’s largest banks – the largest consumer settlement in history. David Huey, senior counsel with state Attorney General’s consumer protection division – one of the lead state negotiators in the settlement — answered questions about the settlement this week during a live chat with The Seattle Times.
Dec 22 2010
Northwest Harvest clients weren’t the only ones well-fed today. By volunteering at the Cherry Street Food Bank, Attorney General Rob McKenna and his family and many others were nourished by priceless feelings of goodwill and holiday cheer.
Jul 27 2010
In recognition of Adult Abuse Prevention Month throughout July, Attorney General Rob McKenna tendered his guidance on how to best protect vulnerable seniors from the worrisome trends of elderly abuse, neglect and financial exploitation.
Jul 22 2010
You answer a few on-line surveys, shop for a trip on-line, read news articles or post your favorite movies on Facebook.You've just shared a lot of information with businesses and other entities without even thinking.This week at the Conference of Western States Attorneys General (CWAG) annual meeting Attorney General Rob McKenna moderated a fascinating panel on privacy issues facing the nation today.
May 25 2010
In observance of National Missing Children's Day, Attorney General McKenna will speak at the Tacoma Safe Child Town Hall event tonight . Here's more information from  Community Watch : Join CommunityWatch, Take 25, and Washington State PTA, and the Tacoma PTA, as well as our phenomenal speakers (see below for
May 25 2010
This segment from KING 5's "New Day Northwest" program features helpful information about prescription drug abuse.
Jan 05 2010
Yesterday we unveiled our legislative agenda for 2010.  We’re gratified that our bills have received support from editorial boards across the state.
Nov 13 2009
On Nov. 5, Washington State Attorney General Rob McKenna received an award for Outstanding Achievement from FOSI, The Family Online Safety Institute
Jul 30 2009
The PI’s Aubrey Cohen covers an important story today:
Jul 29 2009
We were proud to help sponsor the Tribal Youth Music Academy last week. The six-day event allowed more than 70 teens to learn how to write their own hip-hop music and become "music mentors."