Government & Courts

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring. Photo: Adrin Snider/MCT/

Everything bagel: The unlikely transformation of Mark Herring

Way back in November of last year, when State Senator Mark Herring squeaked into the attorney general’s office by a margin of 907 votes, nobody expected great things. Throughout his long career as a lawyer and elected official, Herring had developed a reputation as a capable-but-boring technocrat, a man who excelled at his job, but […]