RAGA Congratulates Neil Gorsuch on his Confirmation as Justice to the Supreme Court of the United States

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – West Virginia Attorney General and Chairman of the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) Patrick Morrisey released the following statement: “Confirming Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court of the United States was one of the most impactful and important votes U.S. Senators have cast in President Trump’s term. Throughout the many hours of Senate confirmation hearings, Gorsuch, who demonstrated … Read More

ICYMI: Gordon MacDonald unanimously confirmed as New Hampshire Attorney General

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By John DiStaso, WMUR CONCORD, N.H. —The five-member Executive Council unanimously confirmed Gordon MacDonald as the state’s new attorney general on Wednesday morning, succeeding Joseph Foster. Despite the 3-2 partisan split on the council, MacDonald was praised by the two Democrats as well as the three Republicans on the council prior to the vote. MacDonald is an attorney at the … Read More

ICYMI: What Republican AGs are saying about Judge Neil Gorsuch

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Since President Trump nominated Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court of the United States, Republican attorneys general have publicly expressed their support for Gorsuch, a conservative, principled, rule of law-minded judge. Below is what they’ve had to say: “West Virginians can now be proud of the nominee that Trump has selected. (Neil) Gorsuch understands the danger to our system of limited government posed … Read More

RAGA Statement on John Adams

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Washington, D.C. – Today, the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) announced a $250,000 contribution made to John Adams, who earlier today was certified as the only candidate to officially qualify to appear on the ballot in the June 13 Republican Primary for Virginia Attorney General. The following is a statement from West Virginia Attorney General and Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) Chairman Patrick … Read More

RAGA Supports Trump Administration’s Clean Power Plan Executive Order

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Washington, D.C. – The following is a statement from West Virginia Attorney General and Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) Chairman Patrick Morrisey: “The Obama Power Plan was one of the most egregious, unlawful regulations issued in our lifetime.  It killed jobs, raised the price of electricity for hard-working Americans and placed the reliability of the power grid at risk.  Fortunately, Republican Attorneys … Read More

ICYMI: RAGA a “really well-oiled machine”

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“The success of the Republican Attorneys General Association hasn’t gone unnoticed – even among Democrats. Republican Attorneys General across the country are leading the way on critical issues of federalism, the rule of law, and so much more. RAGA will continue to build on our strong foundation as we grow in 2017, 2018, and beyond.” – Scott Will, RAGA Executive Director. The … Read More

RAGA Announces New Senior Staff Hire

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) announced today the addition of Adam Piper to its senior staff, where he will serve as Policy Director for both RAGA and the Rule of Law Defense Fund (RLDF), a 501 (c)(4) policy organization affiliated with RAGA, effective immediately. “We are thrilled to welcome Adam Piper to our team,” said RAGA … Read More

RAGA Statement on Gordon MacDonald’s Nomination for NH Attorney General

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, Chairman of the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA), released the following statement congratulating Gordon MacDonald on his nomination to serve as New Hampshire’s 30th Attorney General. MacDonald’s confirmation will make him the 29th Republican attorney general in the country, the most Republicans in office at any time in history: “Gordon MacDonald … Read More

Democratic Attorneys General Play Politics, Ignore the Rule of Law

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Washington, D.C. – West Virginia Attorney General and Chairman of the Republican Attorneys General Association Patrick Morrisey released the following statement: “Our colleagues across the aisle continue to learn all the wrong lessons from the last eight years. While it is gratifying to see they have new found concern for the separation of powers and federalism, they have chosen the … Read More

ICYMI: With Trump in charge, Republican attorneys general develop plan of attack to reverse Obama-era rules

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By Ryan Lovelace, Washington Examiner “While we may be on a different side of the ‘V’ from time to time, we’re still going to be in the middle of all of these fights and in many instances intervening to help federal agencies if they do the right thing.” – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey Republican attorneys general are exceedingly … Read More