The Washington Times: Trump officials look to Southern attorneys general to fill court vacancies

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Note: “The fact that we were so successful taking on the Department of Justice over and over and over, and organizing large cases with lots of states, kind of speaks for itself,” Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton told The Washington Times. Trump officials look to Southern attorneys general to fill court vacancies The Washington Times Alex Swoyer February 23, 2018 … Read More

TODAY: RAGA Chairman Leslie Rutledge to Address CPAC 2018

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, RAGA Chairman and Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge will address attendees at the 2018 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Maryland. Details: Who: RAGA Chairman and Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge When: Friday, February 23, at **approximately** 11:30 a.m. ET (Note: AG Rutledge is the third speaker in a group that begins after President Donald J. Trump delivers remarks.) … Read More

CBS New York: President Trump Meets With State, Local Officials On School Safety

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Note: “Attendees included Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi and Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill, both Republicans…” President Trump Meets With State, Local Officials On School Safety CBS New York/AP February 22, 2018 cbsloc.al/2oim2RJ# After an emotional meeting with school shooting survivors and parents of victims, President Donald Trump met with state and local officials about school safety Thursday at the White House. Attendees … Read More

Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel Continues Efforts to Stop Human Trafficking

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The issue of human trafficking in Wisconsin is a top focus for Attorney General Brad Schimel’s Department of Justice. In conjunction with the Department’s Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI), Attorney General Schimel is hosting Human Trafficking School in Eau Claire dedicated to training law enforcement about the complexity of human trafficking. Wisconsin is not immune human trafficking. Attorney General Schimel … Read More

Nevada Democratic attorney general candidate — Aaron D. Ford — changes bill to help trial lawyers

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A Democrat running to be Nevada’s top legal officer, State Senate Majority Leader Aaron D. Ford, helped pass an amendment on the last day of a 120 day legislative session that could financially benefit his current employer — Eglet Prince — a top trial attorney firm in the state. It is telling that Aaron D. Ford slipped the amendment into a bill on the last day … Read More

AG Race: Out of State Kaul Haul

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Media Trackers Jerry Bader February 21, 2018 mediatrackers.org/2018/02/21/ag-race-state-kaul-haul/ Wisconsin Attorney General candidate Josh Kaul is among Democrats who received campaign contributions from businessman Mark Bakken, who is caught up in a sexual harassment case. The $20,000 contribution from Bakken is also notable because it is one of eight that total $95,000, or more than 20% of the $410,000 Kaul has raised from … Read More

Josh Kaul took $20,000 from Madison Donor Caught Up in Sexual Harassment Case

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Wisconsin Democrats are refusing to donate or return tens of thousands of dollars in donations from a Madison donor who is at the center of a sexual harassment dispute in the workplace. As reported in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Mark Bakken has given “… $20,000 to Josh Kaul, the Democrat running for state attorney general.” When asked about the donations, Kaul campaign … Read More

The Nevada Independent with Republican attorney general candidate Wes Duncan

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Wes Duncan, a candidate for Nevada Attorney General, recently sat down with Michelle Rindels, from The Nevada Independent, to talk about a wide range of important issues facing Nevada. Wes showed why he is a serious and thoughtful leader with the experience to serve Nevadans, as their attorney general, on day one.   The Nevada Independent reports: Abortion Duncan, who describes himself as pro-life, … Read More

Finding a good use for blockchain technology will take a community

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The Denver Post Tamara Chuang February 18, 2018 http://dpo.st/2ERaG0n More than 36 hours after it started, a hackathon inside the Sports Castle building ended Sunday afternoon, producing new tools to simplify app development, recover forgotten cryptocurrency keys and assure blood transfusion patients about the source of the blood. But finding new uses for the burgeoning technology known as Ethereum blockchain was just a part of … Read More

Hartford Courant: GOP Candidate For Attorney General Calls For Malloy Official’s Resignation For Calling Her A ‘Racist Enabler’

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Note: “He has never met me. We’ve never exchanged words. But that didn’t stop him from coming after me in this hateful, personal way,” Hatfield’s Facebook post reads. “Clearly he was trying to intimidate me. But it didn’t work. I’m only more determined to stand up to him and all the other bullies.” GOP Candidate For Attorney General Calls For Malloy … Read More