Office sought: Governor.
Political party: Democratic.
Birthdate: April 11, 1966, in Missoula.
Occupation: Montana attorney general, elected in 2008.
Family: Wife, Lisa, and three children, Caroline, 9; Alexandria, 7, and Cameron, 4.
Education: Graduated from Helena High School, 1984; received bachelor's degree from Claremont McKenna College, Claremont, Calif., 1988, and law degree with honors, Columbia University law school, New York, 1994.
Past employment: Chief legal counsel, secretary of state, Montana, 1996-97; executive assistant attorney general, and later acting chief deputy, 1997-2001; adjunct professor at the George Washington University School of Law, 2001-2004. Prior to his election as attorney general, Bullock was in private practice in Helena where he represented individuals, consumer organizations, labor unions, peace officers, associations of political subdivisions and small and large businesses.
Past political experience: Lost in the Democratic primary for attorney general, 2000.
Campaign website: www.stevebullock.com.