Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi’s Office and the FTC Sue Businesses for Alleged Business Directory Scams

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Attorney General Pam Bondi’s office and the Federal Trade Commission are suing businesses for alleged business directory scams. The companies facing these allegations have purportedly charged consumers up to $1,800 in extra charges that were not authorized to be made.  “I urge Florida consumers and businesses to watch for unauthorized charges on invoices. We will continue to pursue illegitimate businesses … Read More

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott Plans To Increase Jobs for Veterans

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 This week, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott discussed a plan to increase jobs for Veterans in the state of Texas. “The unemployment rate is too high for veterans… These are men and women who have tremendous skills, tremendous commitment, and tremendous work ethic. They are they kind of people that employers are looking for.” “I want to make sure that … Read More

Article from The Daily Caller: “Accusing Obama Of Overreach, Prominent Republicans Look To Attorney General Candidates”

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Last week, The Daily Caller had a great article discussing how some of America’s most prominent Republicans are rallying behind Attorney General candidates nationwide to fight back against federal overreach of the Obama Administration.  “President Obama has proven he’s willing to violate all laws and the Constitution to enact his radical agenda,” Jessica Medeiros Garrison, the executive director of the … Read More

Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller partners up against prescription drug abuse

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In an effort to raise awareness for the state of Indiana’s widespread prescription drug abuse, Attorney General Greg Zoeller is teaming up with the Indianapolis Colts. “Statistics show that the misuse and abuse of prescription drugs is not limited to a specific age group, gender, or economic class,” Zoeller said in a news release. “Teaming up with the Colts and their professional athletes … Read More

RAGA Statement on Texas AG Runoff Election

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REPUBLICAN ATTORNEYS GENERAL ASSOCIATION (RAGA): Statement from RAGA Chairman Alan Wilson on Ken Paxton winning the Texas Republican Attorney General Runoff Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) Chairman, Attorney General Alan Wilson (South Carolina), issued the following statement on Ken Paxton’s victory in tonight’s Republican Party Runoff Election for Texas Attorney General. “I want to congratulate Ken Paxton on securing the Republican … Read More

Indefensible

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By: Terry Eastland Mar 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 26 In a speech the other day to state attorneys general, the U.S. attorney general, Eric Holder, offered an ideal job description for himself and his state counterparts: “not merely to use our legal system to settle disputes and punish those who have done wrong, but to answer the kinds of … Read More

The Resistance

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By: Fred Barnes March 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 24 Texas attorney general Greg Abbott has a famous saying: “What I really do for fun is I go into the office [and] sue the Obama administration.” Abbott’s relentless struggle against an administration that routinely exceeds its authority and tramples on federalism made him the ringleader among the two dozen Republican … Read More

Wisc. AG: Holder’s Gay Marriage Comments ‘Dangerous’

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By: Wanda Carruthers Wednesday, February 26, 2014 Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen said U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder’s comments giving state attorneys general permission to ignore gay marriage bans was a “dangerous precedent to set.” “The impact, really, is it sends a message to the people that the rule of law does not necessarily prevail. I think that really … Read More

GOP attorneys general: We will continue to defend gay marriage bans

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By: Aaron Blake February 25, 2014 Republican state attorneys general on Tuesday weighed in strongly against remarks from U.S. Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr., in which Holder suggested the states’ top cops could decline to defend gay marriage bans. Holder said Monday that state attorneys general are not obligated to defend the gay marriage bans if the bans discriminate … Read More