Texas AG Ken Paxton: Texas’ lawsuit to enforce SB4 upholds rule of law

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Attorney General Ken Paxton is standing strong on his commitment to uphold the rule of law in Texas. He is currently suing the city of San Antonio for its disregard Senate Bill 4 passed in 2017 that bans sanctuary cities in the state. The Attorney General and Republican Attorneys General Association Chair recently wrote an op-ed in My San Antonio, … Read More

RAGA Chairman Ken Paxton on the Passing of President George H.W. Bush

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“Texas and this nation are better off because of President George H.W. Bush. The fabric of our nation was made stronger because of the great contributions of this good man.  “He may be best known as the 41st President of the United States, but President Bush was also a proud Texan – an oil pioneer. A World War II naval … Read More

South Dakota Attorney General-elect Jason Ravnsborg Prepares to Take Reins

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After being elected earlier this month to be South Dakota’s next top cop, Attorney General-elect Jason Ravnsborg sat down with Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan to explain his history and what are his top priorities when taking office in January. Here’s what you missed: Jason Ravnsborg’s new role has ties close to home. The Cherokee, Iowa, native is the second … Read More

Republican Attorneys General Association Announces Leadership for 2019

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) announced their new leadership team as they look ahead to the 2019 elections: ”The trust of Texas voters, and of my fellow Republican attorneys general, must be earned,” said RAGA Chairman, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton. “I’m honored to receive their trust and excited to get to work as chairman. 2018 … Read More

The Michael Bloomberg-Funded Special Assistant Attorney General

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Several Democratic state attorneys general offices are being funded by one New York billionaire: Michael Bloomberg. The former New York City mayor has been bankrolling a project at New York University that ultimately feeds progressive environmentalists to state attorney general offices to litigate energy companies and promote clean energy. NYU School of Law’s State Energy and Environmental Impact Center was launched in … Read More

RAGA Congratulates Chris Carr on Election as Georgia Attorney General

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Attorney General Chris Carr has been elected to a full term in Georgia, and the Republican Attorneys General Association offered the following statement: “I am proud to call Attorney General Chris Carr a colleague and am excited for his victory tonight,” said RAGA Chair and Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge. “Chris understands the importance of defending the rule of law. … Read More

Jason Ravnsborg Elected as South Dakota Attorney General

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A States Attorney and Lieutenant Colonel in the Army Reserves, Jason Ravnsborg has been elected as South Dakota’s next attorney general. RAGA Chair and Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge offered her statement in support of Ravnsborg: “I am proud to stand with Jason Ravnsborg, South Dakota’s next attorney general. Defending the rule of law is critical to a functioning and … Read More

RAGA Praises Attorney General Mark Brnovich Re-Election

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Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has been re-elected to another term as the state’s top law enforcement official. RAGA Chair and Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge offered her following praise: “Arizonans have made the right choice tonight to re-elect a true champion of the rule of law. The voters rejected Tom Steyer’s millions and reaffirmed their protector, Attorney General Mark … Read More

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt Re-Elected to Third Term

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Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt has been re-elected to a third term. The Republican Attorneys General Association offered the following statement: “Tonight Kansans returned a true champion of law enforcement and the rule of law to the Office of Attorney General,” said RAGA Chair and Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge. “Attorney General Derek Schmidt has been the state’s strongest advocate for … Read More

Attorney General Ken Paxton Re-Elected in Texas

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The Republican Attorneys General Association offered the following statement after Attorney General Ken Paxton’s re-election: “Ken Paxton is a great colleague, conservative and Attorney General,” said RAGA Chair and Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge. “He has been a national leader for state attorneys general – fighting back against federal overreach and defending the rule of law. Ken is also making history … Read More