"The Speaker has expressed his concerns regarding the Attorney General's actions, but does not believe impeachment is an appropriate or practical recourse at the moment."ABC 8News Reporter Mark Tenia reached out to the Attorney General's office, who told him in part:
"A small handful of legislators seem to remain oblivious as to how the law works, the role of the Attorney General, and the publicly stated opinion of top legal scholars, who said Herring's actions in the marriage equality case have been appropriate."
Delegate Marshall said that while the speaker may not be on board, there are thousands who are calling for Herring's impeachment.
"I have talked to enough people around the state that I believe there is sufficient support to do this."
Delegate Marshall believes that if the numbers continue to grow, republican lawmakers could be forced to consider impeachment.
"If enough constituents do this, they will have to get into a fight or face primary opponents in 2015 and frankly, they should."
Stay with ABC 8News on air and online for updates on this developing story.
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