Washington Examiner: Eric Schneiderman Promotes Himself Rather Than Justice

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Peter Roff has a devastating piece on New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman in the Washington Examiner today. He also notes the role of 11 Republican attorneys general in pushing back against Schneiderman’s politicization of his office. “Eric Schneiderman’s actions are what happens when an attorney general is more interested in politics than the rule of law,” said RAGA Executive … Read More

ICYMI: John Adams announces statewide substance abuse policy proposals

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“What has become very clear to me over the last year is that there is a need for bold action at the state level to combat the substance abuse and overdose crisis in Virginia.” – John Adams, Virginia Republican attorney general candidate WASHINGTON, D.C. – John Adams, standing alongside Chesterfield County Sheriff Karl Leonard and Delegate Christopher K. Peace, unveiled his statewide policy proposal … Read More

Manendo harassment probe hurts Ford’s future

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“The majority leader’s delayed and timid rebukes of Manendo scream that Ford put his political objectives above timely justice for women who allege they were victimized by a man in power.” “On its new microsite RadicalAaronFord.com, the Republican Attorneys General Association hits on the most plausible explanation for Ford’s inaction: Ford needed Manendo’s vote to accomplish his legislative goals.” WASHINGTON, D.C. … Read More

RAGA Statement On EPA Rescinding Waters of the U.S. Rule

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Washington, D.C. – The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) released the following statement regarding the Trump Administration’s necessary first step to rescind Obama-Era Waters of the United States (WOTUS) regulation: “As in so many instances, the Obama Administration overreached by stretching its authority beyond what the law allowed, which is why Republican attorneys general fought WOTUS from the beginning,” said RAGA Executive … Read More

ICYMI: National Review: On Immigration, GOP State Attorneys General Echo Trump

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“The Trump administration is slowly understanding the benefits they can get from working with Republican attorneys general across the country,” Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry. WASHINGTON, D.C. – Republican attorneys general are taking steps to stop sanctuary cities and advance other objectives of the administration’s immigration policy. National Review reports: “Donald Trump has advocated a hardline immigration agenda during his first six months … Read More

Statement On Unanimous Supreme Court Ruling In Favor of the Trump Administration

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Washington, D.C. – The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) released the following statement responding to today’s ruling from the United States Supreme Court regarding President Trump’s travel restriction policy: “Today’s ruling is a welcome development allowing the Trump Administration to move forward with its plans to keep America safe,” said RAGA Executive Director Scott Will. “The attorneys general’s efforts on this case … Read More

Ten State Coalition Backs President Trump On Sanctuary Cities Order

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Republican Attorneys General are leading the fight against sanctuary cities. Ten AGs, led by Texas, filed a court brief in support of President Trump’s executive order that directs the federal government to ensure municipalities comply with laws prohibiting sanctuary cities. States that filed the brief include attorneys general from Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas … Read More

RAGA Unveils Digital Campaign Against Josh Kaul

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) has begun a digital advertising campaign against Wisconsin Democrat Josh Kaul. “Josh Kaul was Hillary Clinton’s lawyer, now he wants to be Wisconsin’s lawyer,” said RAGA Executive Director Scott Will. “He was so desperate for Clinton to win, he wasted taxpayer money advocating for a pointless recount of the presidential election, including pushing … Read More

New RAGA Digital Campaign Targets Aaron Ford

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) has launched a digital campaign targeting Senate Majority Leader Aaron Ford’s radical liberal record as well as his unethical effort to shield a member of his caucus from punishment for sexual harassment. “Aaron Ford has his eye on the attorney general’s office, a fact that should alarm mainstream Nevada voters,” said RAGA Executive … Read More

ICYMI: John Adams wins first debate of Virginia attorney general’s race

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“The way to get the politics out of the Attorney General’s Office is to get the politicians out of the Attorney General’s Office.” – John Adams, Republican candidate for Virginia attorney general. WASHINGTON, D.C. – GOP challenger John Adams leveled spirited attacks against Democrat Attorney General Mark Herring over the role of the office Saturday in the first debate between the two … Read More