John Rafferty, Republican Candidate for Attorney General by Alexander Popichak published on 2016-11-16T20:28:50Z As part of WPPJ's election night coverage, I had the opportunity to speak with John Rafferty, the Republican Candidate for Pennsylvania's Attorney General prior to the November 8 election. In this discussion we chat about the importance of the office and what he brought to the table. Rafferty was defeated by Democrat Josh Shapiro. His interview to come. Production: Sam Morrison For WPPJ.