Republican AGs Announce New Leadership Team

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) selected their new leadership and released the following statement announcing the team: ​”I am honored to be elected by my colleagues to lead RAGA during such a consequential cycle in which we have 30 races across the country. Just as I have done in Arkansas, Republican attorneys general will defend the … Read More

George Brauchler is a proven leader

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – George Brauchler announced today he is running to serve all Coloradans as their next attorney general. In response, Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) Chairman and Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge released the following statement: “George Brauchler is exactly the type of leader we need running for public office. He is experienced, committed, and driven to service. A … Read More

The role of Virginia Attorney General

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POSTED BY ROBERT SIMPSON · November 06, 2017 10:05 AM WASHINGTON, D.C. – With Election Day tomorrow, Virginians are poised to elect their next attorney general. Republican nominee John Adams — a first time candidate with a strong record of service in the Navy and as a federal prosecutor — has promised to put the laws of the Commonwealth first. In a recent story, Breitbart News writes about the role of the attorney … Read More

Wes Duncan will bring strong record of service to attorney general’s office

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POSTED BY ROBERT SIMPSON · November 02, 2017 11:44 AM WASHINGTON, D.C. – Republican Wes Duncan announced his candidacy to become the next Attorney General of Nevada. The Chairman of the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) and Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge, released the following statement in support of Duncan. Current Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced his intentions to seek the Republican nomination for Governor. “Having most recently … Read More

Herring paid female lawyer far less

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POSTED BY ROBERT SIMPSON · November 02, 2017 1:03 PM WASHINGTON, D.C. – Democratic Attorney General Mark Herring is running the standard progressive playbook against his Republican opponent. He even brought in Senator Kamala Harris, a strong advocate for closing the gender pay gap, to make the point. Well, Sunday must have been awkward for Sen. Harris when she found out Herring settled an equal pay … Read More

Sen. Kamala Harris stumps for Virginia attorney general amid renewed questions about his equal pay settlement

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POSTED BY ROBERT SIMPSON · November 01, 2017 9:47 AM Washington Examiner Emily Jashinsky October 31, 2017 http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/article/2639187 Even as he faces questions for settling an equal pay lawsuit earlier this year, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., lent her support to Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring’s re-election bid last weekend. Harris’ show of support for Herring came after Republicans last week raised questions about a lawsuit … Read More

Adams Makes the Case: The Choice for Attorney General of Virginia

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POSTED BY ROBERT SIMPSON · October 31, 2017 11:30 AM WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Virginia elections are one week away, and the Republican nominee for Virginia attorney general — John Adams — is working hard for every vote. Adams will put Virginians and the rule of law first, not politics. As attorney general, Adams will draw on his career of service in the Navy, as a White House … Read More

Pat, are you serious?

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POSTED BY ROBERT SIMPSON · October 30, 2017 10:38 AM WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rejected by Illinoisans in 2014, former Governor Pat Quinn is back, and he is running for Illinois Attorney General. Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) Executive Director Scott Will issued the following statement: “Haha! Seriously, I thought I was reading the Onion when I saw Pat Quinn announce for attorney general. Under Quinn’s leadership Illinois government spending and budget … Read More

What’s at stake in the Virginia attorney general race

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POSTED BY ROBERT SIMPSON · October 27, 2017 12:56 PM The Washington Times Jenny Beth Martin October 26, 2017 http://go.shr.lc/2yPmflV Virginia’s election for state attorney general may not be on many minds outside of the state, but the outcome on Nov. 7 could have far-reaching implications. The race pits conservative John Adams against incumbent liberal Attorney General Mark Herring. Mr. Adams, a former clerk for Justice … Read More

Another Democrat joins the field for Illinois AG

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POSTED BY ROBERT SIMPSON · October 27, 2017 4:19 PM WASHINGTON, D.C. – Another week, and another Democrat lines up to run for Illinois Attorney General. The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) Executive Director Scott Will released the following statement on Renato Mariotti’s announcement to seek the Democratic nomination. “Renato says he wants to rail against the special interests. Noble, but his words ring hollow … Read More