Schneider is the New Attorney General 

William Schneider is a former Green Beret and Army Ranger who went anywhere he was asked to carry out a mission. Now, the GOP-controlled state Legislature has asked him to prosecute criminals as Maine’s attorney general.Schneider takes on his new role with strong constitutional convictions. The West Point graduate and honored rifle team member is taking legal aim at the national health care law, which he sees as constitutionally flawed.Schneider also says prescription drug abuse is a major concern.He says it must be curtailed because it leads to property crime, violence and abuse of the elderly.Schneider is the state’s first Republican attorney general in three decades. (AP)