RNLA President and Executive Director Michael Thielen was quoted in an article published by Restoration News.
The Insurrection Party Hasn't Accepted a GOP President Win Since1988
By Hayden Ludwig
“The fact is, Democrats have not accepted a Republican Presidential victory since 1988,” Republican National Lawyers Association president Michael Thielen told Restoration News. “Just two weeks ago President Biden was denying the election of the current Republican Governor of Virginia. Now they are taking it to another level and trying to even deny the likely Republican nominee’s appearance on the ballot.”Read more
An op-ed written by RNLA Georgia Chapter Chair Jason Thompson was recently published by The Center Square.
Op-Ed: Georgia joins other states in shooting down ranked-choice voting
By Jason Thompson
Ranked-choice voting proponents have employed deceptive messaging, framing it as based on "the idea of fairness," to sway public opinion. A polling memo revealed that such misleading arguments resonate with the electorate. This deceptive approach was evident ahead of a Wisconsin Senate hearing on a bill seeking to force the state to adopt ranked-choice voting.Read more
Washington, D.C. – On December 1, 2023, the Board of Governors of the Republican National Lawyers Association (RNLA) elected new officers to lead the organization. They will join the incumbent officers in leading the over 5,000 member-strong organization in 2024.Read more
Washington, D.C. – The Republican National Lawyers Association (RNLA) elected two new members to its Board of Governors at its annual board meeting on December 1, 2023. These elite attorneys will help to lead the over 5,000-member-strong organization.Read more
Washington, D.C. – The Republican National Lawyers Association (RNLA) congratulates Mike Johnson on his election as the 56th Speaker of U.S. House of Representatives.Read more
Washington, D.C. – The Board of Governors of the Republican National Lawyers Association (RNLA) has named Charlie Spies its twentieth Republican Lawyer of the Year. Mr. Spies was selected in recognition of his outstanding professional accomplishments and years of tireless dedication and service to the Republican Party. He will be honored at a reception in Washington, D.C., on Monday, September 18, 2023.Read more
Washington, D.C. – The Republican National Lawyers Association (RNLA) is pleased to announce that its seventh Robert J. Horn Chairman’s Award will be bestowed on Chris Marston during the 22nd National Election Law Seminar in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on August 25-26, 2023.Read more
Washington, D.C. – The Republican National Lawyers Association (RNLA) is pleased to announce Ashlee Titus as the recipient of the 2023 Betty Murphy Award, which will be presented at the National Policy Conference on May 11, in Arlington, Virginia.
The Betty Murphy Award is given each year to an unsung hero, member, trailblazer, with entrepreneurial spirit, a community service leader, an organization builder who inspires others' efforts.Read more
An op-ed written by RNLA Vice President for Judicial Affairs Audrey Perry Martin was recently published by Townhall.
Biden Nominees Undermining Confidence in the Courts
April 1, 2023
"It is a dangerous place indeed when the American public can no longer expect judges to be faithful to, and maintain professional competence in, the law without being swayed by interests, public clamor, or fear of criticism.Read more