Kansas AG Derek Schmidt Testifies about Elder Abuse

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Elder abuse is on the rise, and it is a disturbing problem state attorneys general are looking to combat. Attorney General Derek Schmidt is taking charge of protecting Kansas seniors, and his office has become a model when fighting these crimes. In an effort to provide better insight to lawmakers, the Attorney General testified before the United States Senate Special … Read More

POLITICO Pro: RAGA hires deputy executive director, finance director

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RAGA hires deputy executive director, finance director By Daniel StraussPOLITICO ProJanuary 16, 2019 The Republican Attorneys General Association has hired a new deputy executive director and finance director. The moves underscore the increasing competitive nature of attorney general campaigns. In 2017, RAGA and its Democratic counterpart ended a detente that had previously protected incumbent attorneys general of both parties from … Read More

Indiana AG Curtis Hill: After Obamacare, what’s next for healthcare?

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Last December, a federal judge in Texas ruled the Affordable Care Act (ACA) unconstitutional. U.S. District Court Judge Reed O’Connor ruled that the entire ACA cannot stand without the penalty on the individual mandate, which was repealed in 2017 by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Attorney General Curtis Hill was one of those attorneys general leading the case, and … Read More

Republican Attorneys General Association Builds Finance Team To Retake AG Majority in 2019

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WASHINGTON D.C. – The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) announced two key personnel changes to their finance team today. Danielle Cleveland has been hired as RAGA’s Deputy Executive Director and National Finance Director. For the past six years, Danielle has been part of the finance team at the Republican Governors Association, where she most recently served as Deputy Director of the RGA’s … Read More

Republican AGs Support William Barr for U.S. Attorney General

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A coalition of 21 Republican attorneys general sent a letter to members of the Senate Judiciary Committee in support of United States Attorney General nominee, William P. Barr. Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry and Montana Attorney General Tim Fox, led the letter, which was signed by attorneys general from Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, … Read More

WATCH: Texas AG Ken Paxton Participates in Border Security Roundtable

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Texas Attorney General and RAGA Chair Ken Paxton understands the need for border security. His office has experienced first-hand the crisis at the border, especially human trafficking. That’s why he participated in President Donald Trump’s border security roundtable in McAllen. The Attorney General shared how a barrier in El Paso reduced crime rates and what his office has done to combat human … Read More

ICYMI: South Dakota AG Jason Ravnsborg Focusing on Work Ahead

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South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg has been ready to work since day one. He faces an opioid and meth crisis, and Ravnsborg recently spoke with SDPB Radio about his priorities.  On the top issues: Our meth problem. SB 19 is our bill to repeal presumptive probation, and I do believe I have a lot of support among law enforcement, … Read More

AG Tim Fox: We must combat Montana’s substance abuse crisis

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Attorney General Tim Fox understands the cost of drug addiction on Montana’s communities and economy, which is why he is serious about combating the state’s epidemic. In a recent op-ed, he called on the state legislature to expand treatment and diversion programs for first-time users. Here’s what you missed in The Bozeman Daily Chronicle: Attorney General Fox understands the cost of … Read More

West Virginia AG Patrick Morrisey: Say no to ACA scare tactics

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West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey pushed back against Democrats’ scare tactics on health care. Morrisey makes it clear he supports covering preexisting conditions and urges both parties in Congress to come together with a comprehensive health care plan that lowers premiums, takes the government out of going to the doctor, and provides Americans with the coverage they need. Here’s what you … Read More

Louisiana AG Jeff Landry: War Between Federal Agency Overreach, Self-Governance Still Rages

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Attorney General Jeff Landry recently applauded President Donald Trump’s push for deregulation, and how it has dramatically increased productivity and self-governance while reducing the economic burden. Landry has been a staunch defender of the rule of law and continues to protect Louisiana against federal overreach. Here’s what you missed in The Hayride: In the last 21 months, the President saved you … Read More