2019, A Historic Year for RAGA

Kelly LacoNews

10 Highlights of RAGA’s Historic Year 2019 was a historic year for the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA). In addition to retaking the majority of attorneys general (AG) offices in the country, RAGA broke fundraising records and celebrated its 20th Anniversary in style. Read more about the top moments of 2019 below. 1. Jeff Landry Re-Elected Louisiana AG, Leads Southern Sweep of … Read More

ICYMI: It Turns Out RAGA Is the Perfect Place to Find Judicial Nominees

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It’s the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Republican Attorneys General Association. And year 20 was good for it. RAGA went 3-0 in this year’s AG races, which the group credits to its new team and new strategy. New Executive Director, Adam Piper, and Chairman, Texas AG Ken Paxton, engaged in more spending, to the tune of over $6 … Read More

ICYMI: Republicans Boost Trump’s Judicial ‘Farm Team’ After AG Elections, Set Sights on Bloomberg

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Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg is funneling money and climate activists into Democratic state attorneys general offices  Fox News reported that the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) has successfully boosted President Trump’s federal judiciary “Farm Team” by going 3-0 in all attorney general (AG) races in the 2019 cycle. Alumni of Republican AG offices, also known as the Farm Team, have been … Read More

ICYMI: Missouri AG Eric Schmitt Stands Up for First Amendment Establishment Clause Protections in High School Football Public Prayer Lawsuit

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This week, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt sent a letter of support to the Superintendent of the Cameron R-1 School District after a lawsuit was filed against the school by an out of state anti-religion extremist organization alleging that voluntary team prayer before football games is unconstitutional. AG Schmitt points out in his letter that the threats from Freedom from Religion Foundation “ring … Read More

ICYMI: South Carolina AG Wilson Defends Second Amendment from Mike Bloomberg’s Co-Chair

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Columbia, S.C. Mayor Steve Benjamin, Mike Bloomberg’s campaign co-chair, has been taking a page out of the former New York City mayor’s playbook, imposing unconstitutional firearms restrictions on residents and South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson is going to bat for the Second Amendment and firearm owners, in response. Despite a South Carolina state law that bars counties and municipalities from creating “any ordinance that … Read More

Republican Attorneys General Association Announces New Leadership Team for 2020

Kelly LacoNews

The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) today announced the election of a new leadership team that is well equipped to lead RAGA’s efforts in the 10 states that will hold attorney general (AG) races in 2020. These changes come after outgoing Chairman Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton led RAGA during 2019, a historic year where Republican candidates won all three … Read More

RAGA Denounces Democrats’ Extremist Pledge to Only Endorse Candidates Who Support Unlimited Right to Abortion

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The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) Executive Director Adam Piper today issued the following statement in response to the pledge by the Democratic Attorneys General Association (DAGA) to impose a new litmus test and only endorse candidates who publicly support the unlimited right to abortion: “The only litmus test for an attorney general should be a belief in the rule … Read More

RAGA Congratulates Lynn Fitch on Being Elected Mississippi Attorney General

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Lynn Fitch ended nearly 150 years of Democrat control of the Mississippi Attorney General’s Office tonight and made history, as the first woman elected to the post. Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) Chairman and Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton released the following statement congratulating Fitch on her victory. “Mississippi voters know Lynn Fitch is a strong advocate for the Magnolia State and isn’t … Read More

RAGA Congratulates Daniel Cameron on Being Elected Kentucky Attorney General

Johnny KoremenosNews

History was made in Kentucky tonight, as Daniel Cameron was elected Attorney General. Not only is Cameron going to be the Commonwealth’s first African American Attorney General, he will be the first Republican Attorney General since 1948. Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) Chairman and Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton released the following statement congratulating Cameron on his victory. “Kentucky voters sent a strong … Read More

ICYMI: USA Today: House Democrats are just trying to invalidate the 2016 election of President Donald Trump

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Americans, not Nancy Pelosi and Adam Schiff, will decide for themselves who they want to lead this country: Opposing view By: Matt Whitaker and Jeff Landry Elections have consequences. The same goes for Republicans as it goes for Democrats. Our Founding Fathers envisioned divisive days like today. However, they did not envision that once the votes were counted and the … Read More