RLDF Congressional Leadership Series – Joint-Employer Status Case and Implications of the Decision

The fourth Congressional Leadership Series took place on October 26th, 2015 in Washington, DC. This panel was the third of our quarterly CLS programs  and was moderated by Hans Von Spakovsky of the Heritage Foundation. The panel covered the National Labor Relations Board’s ruling in Browning Ferris Industries case to change the definition of joint‐employer status, and the implications of … Read More

RLDF Congressional Leadership Series – Immigration Policy and Defending the Rule of Law

The third Congressional Leadership Series took place on July 14th, 2015 in Washington, DC. This panel was the third of our quarterly CLS programs and reviewed the Administration’s Immigration Policy and discussed congressional and state responses to defend the Rule of Law. Panelists included: Senator Jeff Sessions, Alabama, Congressman Pete Sessions, Attorney General Mark Brnovich, Arizona, Attorney General Alan Wilson … Read More

Republican AGs push back against Administration’s coercive tactics to expand Medicaid

Dear Chairman Upton: We the undersigned Attorneys General write to express our concern regarding the coercive efforts of the United States Health and Human Services, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) to expand Medicaid by withholding unrelated health care funding on critical state programs. The United States Supreme Court has made clear that the federal government cannot compel states … Read More

RLDF Congressional Leadership Series

The second Congressional Leadership Series will be on April 21, 2015 in Washington, DC. Panelists include: Hon. Greg Zoeller, Indiana Attorney General Hon. Alan Wilson, South Carolina Attorney General Hon. Sam Olens, Georgia Attorney General And Special Guest: Hon. John Barrasso, Senate Republican Policy Committee, Chairman This panel is the second of our quarterly Congressional Leadership Series programs and will … Read More

Weekly Standard: Pushing back against Obama

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is leading a majority of the nation’s attorneys general in their fight to protect the rule of law and stop President Obama’s efforts to unilaterally change the laws passed by Congress. For more about the efforts of these 26 AGs and the work of Republican AGs in pushing back against the overreach of the Administration, … Read More

Green Ammo Ban Disputed

Montana Attorney General Tim Fox leads group of 23 attorneys general urging ATF to permanently discard proposed ban on popular sport shooting ammo. To read the full letter, click here.

New Daily Caller Piece Published

RLDF published its second weekly column in the Daily Caller. Republican AGs are fighting to keep American egg farmers in business and the prices of eggs from skyrocketing. Californians in 2008 mandated that their own egg farmers pay almost $400 million to raise hens in roomier cages. When lawmakers realized the economic catastrophe to California egg producers, they passed the … Read More

RLDF is proud to announce its inaugural, weekly column which appears in the Daily Caller.

To view this week’s column, please visit: http://dailycaller.com/2014/09/18/rule-of-law-how-republican-ags-are-fighting-the-epa-and-fighting-for-federalism/ The column describes how Republican AGs and other, bold conservatives are championing the rule of law and the growing threats to it in our nation. This week’s column discusses the Republican AGs’ fight against the EPA’s job-killing emission rule and how 12 Democrat AGs and New York City recently rushed to the … Read More

RLDF at the Financial Services & Capital Markets Roundtable in New York City

RAGA recently hosted the Financial Services & Capital Markets Roundtable in New York City.  The standing-room only event featured eight Republican AGs including Generals Suthers (CO), Bondi (FL), Olens (GA), Zoeller (IN), Bruning (NE), Pruitt (OK), Wilson (SC) and Morrisey (WV). Governor Haley Barbour attended the Roundtable and delivered the keynote address during the luncheon. Along with Governor Barbour and … Read More

Republican Attorneys General Featured in Panel at RNLA National Conference

Las Vegas, Nevada – The Republican Attorneys General Association and the Rule of Law Defense Fund will be featured today during a panel discussion at the Republican National Lawyers Association’s annual Election Law Seminar in Las Vegas. The panel, entitled “State Attorneys General Enforcing the Rule of Law,” will be led by South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson, Chairman of … Read More