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Free Beacon: Virginia Legislature Thwarts Bloomberg’s AG Environmental Attorney Scheme

From the Washington Free Beacon: “The Virginia General Assembly approved an amendment to the upcoming budget essentially thwarting an effort by former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg that funded the salary of an environmental lawyer placed in the state’s attorney general’s office. According to one of the documents detailing the effort by the former New York City mayor, […]

Video: Law Enforcement for Rent in Virginia 2019

The Virginia legislature is in session through February and according to published reports considering addressing Attorney General Mark Herring’s use of Special Counsels. Public records from Virginia Attorney General Herring show that he is turning to off-the-books payments for privately funded lawyers to push a political agenda. The scheme raises serious questions about special interests […]

Virginia AG Sued For Records About Bloomberg Funded Attorney Promoting Green Agenda

Michael Bloomberg’s plan to use an environmental law clinic at NYU to place environmentalist lawyers in friendly state attorneys general offices has hit a roadblock in Virginia. On Wednesday, the Competitive Enterprise Institute sued Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring (D) for records about his office’s claim that they could legally bring on board a special […]

Virginia Attorney General Faces Lawsuit for Hiring Privately Funded Environmental Activists

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring was hit with a lawsuit on Wednesday for his involvement in a questionable program that places privately funded environmental activists in his office. The Competitive Enterprise Institute filed the lawsuit as part of its continuing efforts to expose what it sees as a scheme. Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg (above […]