Monthly Archives: August 2020

Louisiana and Wisconsin AGs lead 44 states supporting senior scam relief bill

August 13, 2020 – Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry and Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul are leading a bipartisan coalition of 44 states in urging Congress to include Edith’s Bill in Coronavirus relief legislation. Jeff Landry states, “By adding “senior fraud” as an eligible reimbursement expense under Victims of Crime Act of 1984 (VOCA) our… Read more »

21 State Attorneys General Sue Over New Trump Water Rule

July 21, 2020 – Attorneys general in 20 states and the District of Columbia sued the Trump administration on Tuesday, alleging that new federal rules undermine their ability to protect rivers, lakes and streams within their borders. They say that new final rules issued last week by the Environmental Protection Agency alter a practice dating… Read more »

Attorney General Frosh Joins Multistate Coalition Urging the U.S. Senate to Increase Childcare Funding in Next Federal Stimulus Package

July 15, 2020 – Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh today joined a coalition of 22 attorneys general urging the United States Senate to provide robust financial support for childcare providers in the next federal stimulus bill amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. In a letter sent to Senate leadership today, the coalition of attorneys general… Read more »