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Virginia Attorney General Sued to Compel Release of Improper Secrecy Pacts with other Attorneys General

AGO hiding at least four contracts giving other states’ AGs veto power over Virginians’ right to see Virginia public records, claiming the secrecy pacts themselves are secret CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, April 29, 2020 – Today the public interest law firm Government Accountability & Oversight, P.C. (GAO) filed suit against the Virginia Office of the Attorney General […]

Virginia Legislature Restores Prohibition on AG Participation in Bloomberg Scheme

As CLW readers know, billionaire climate activist Michael Bloomberg spent more than $2 million to elect Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring. Herring’s Office then agreed to place a lawyer hired by Bloomberg’s group as a special prosecutor in Virginia’s top law enforcement office, to promote Mr. Bloomberg’s climate agenda.   In return for the lawyer, […]

Virginia Governor’s Budget Drops Prohibition on AG/Bloomberg Tie-Up

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s budget has quietly eliminated the prohibition imposed in 2019 by the state legislature blocking Attorney General Mark Herring’s use of the AG’s office “to advance the agenda represented by” billionaire climate activist Michael Bloomberg’s group established for the purpose. The legislature placed this restriction in the spending bill in response to AG […]