Republican AGs Score Victory Against Costly Obama Overtime Rule

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WASHINGTON, DC – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge issued the following statement on behalf of the Republican Attorneys General Association in reaction to today’s victory over the Obama-era Overtime Rule. “Today’s win at the district court permanently blocks a D.C. political agenda from the previous administration from harming businesses and employees. The Overtime Rule is yet another example of Republican … Read More

ICYMI: John Adams releases first campaign TV ad

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Virginia attorney general candidate John Adams released his first campaign television advertisement, “Getting Results,”  in which he vows to take the politics out of the attorney general’s office and enforce and defend the laws of the Commonwealth. “Service isn’t about dividing people or getting media attention,” says Adams. “It’s about doing your job & getting results. That’s why I’m running … Read More

Statement from RAGA Chairman Leslie Rutledge

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – RAGA Chairman and Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge released the following statement. “Republican Attorneys General defend the rule of law – and equality under the law for all Americans. Those values are entirely at odds with the views of the white supremacists and neo-Nazis who spewed their hatred in Charlottesville this past weekend. They are cowards who … Read More

ICYMI: Republican Erika Harold mounts bid against Democratic AG Lisa Madigan

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Erika Harold, an Urbana attorney and former Miss America, announced her bid to challenge Democratic Attorney General Lisa Madigan in the 2018 General Election. Harold, who has never held public office, released a campaign ad in which she promises to change the status quo.  RAGA Chairman and Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge released the following statement, saying that Harold will fight for all Illinoisans. “Erika … Read More

Rutledge To Succeed Morrisey As RAGA Chairman

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Washington, D.C. – The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) today announced West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey will step down as Chairman to focus on his duties in West Virginia and his Senate campaign. Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge will succeed him as Chairman. A new Vice-Chairman will be chosen by the attorneys general at a later date. “Americans are … Read More

Mark Herring’s Misplaced Priorities

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Washington, D.C. – The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) released the following statement on Mark Herring’s misplaced priorities. “Mark Herring had an opportunity to help his constituents with Virginia’s portion of fraud settlement funds,” said RAGA Executive Director Scott Will. “Instead of following the example of others, including his fellow Democratic Attorneys General in North Carolina and Washington, Herring decided … Read More

ICYMI: Republican attorneys general dominating Democrats in fundraising battle

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“It’s clear that during the Obama years many of his top priorities were defeated mainly, if not entirely, through the work of the Republican AGs. And there’s still a lot more work to be done.” – Scott Will, RAGA Executive Director WASHINGTON, D.C. – Heading into the pivotal 2018 election cycle, the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) raised a record $7.4 … Read More

Mark Herring Gave Pay Raises To Bureaucrats, Failed to Address Opioid Crisis

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Washington, D.C. – The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) released the following statement on Mark Herring’s failure to address the opioid crisis while giving huge raises to his taxpayer funded employees. “It is the job of the attorney general to work with law enforcement to ensure safe, strong communities,” said RAGA Executive Director Scott Will. “Mark Herring’s decision to use … Read More

ICYMI: RAGA raised $7.4M in first half of 2017

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“(RAGA) stands ready to support our candidates as they fight for the rule of law and against the far-left ideologues the Democratic Party backs across the country.” – Patrick Morrisey, RAGA Chairman and West Virginia Attorney General WASHINGTON, D.C. – Heading into the pivotal 2018 election cycle, the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) raised a record $7.4 million to close out … Read More

Aaron Ford’s Anti-Second Amendment, Pro-Criminal Stance Is Wrong For Nevada

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Nevada State Senate Majority Leader Aaron Ford is rumored to be eyeing a run for attorney general. Ford is an ambitious politician and went so far as to cover up a sexual harassment scandal to further his legislative agenda. Unfortunately, Ford’s failings are not only ethical, but his legislative record also reveals a far-left ideology out of touch with the average Nevadan. … Read More