Washington, D.C. – The Republican National Lawyers Association (RNLA) elected five new members to its Board of Governors at its annual board meeting on December 8, 2022. These elite attorneys will help to lead the over 7,000-member-strong organization.Read more
Washington, D.C. – On December 8, 2022, 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 7,000-member-strong organization in 2023.
RNLA Chair Harmeet Dhillon said: “We are excited to announce the appointment of RNLA’s new officers for 2023. These individuals have demonstrated their leadership time and time again, and we look forward to working with them over the coming year to continue the important work of the Republican Party and the RNLA.”Read more
No centrist senator could possibly approve judicial nominee Nancy Abudu
February 03, 2023 09:26 AM
Naturally, the Republican National Lawyers Association is far from thrilled about most Biden judicial nominees and is outspoken in its concerns about several. Nevertheless, Abudu is one of only two nominees the RNLA has outright opposed, signaling that there is a difference between mere philosophical distastefulness and unacceptability.Read more
Washington, D.C. – The Republican National Lawyers Association (RNLA) Board congratulates Ronna McDaniel on her reelection as Chair of the Republican National Committee (RNC).Read more
An op-ed by RNLA President Marc Ellinger was recently published by the Grand Canyon Times.
Democrats cried wolf over Election Day violence
For months leading up to the 2022 midterm elections, Democrats sounded the alarm that there would be violence from Republicans on Election Day. But as the dust settles after the election, those who cried wolf must accept the fact that they were entirely wrong.
Washington, D.C. – The Republican National Lawyers Association (RNLA) congratulates Kevin McCarthy on his election as 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 Marc Ellinger of Missouri as the 2022 Republican Lawyer of the Year. Mr. Ellinger 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 Wednesday, December 7, 2022.Read more
Washington, D.C. – The Republican National Lawyers Association (RNLA) is pleased to announce that its sixth Robert J. Horn Chairman’s Award will be bestowed on Bilenda Harris-Ritter during the 21st National Election Law Seminar in Phoenix, Arizona on August 12-13, 2022.Read more
In a letter to Senate Judiciary Chairman Dick Durbin and Ranking Member Chuck Grassley, the RNLA announced its opposition to the nomination of Nancy Abudu to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. The text of the letter can be viewed below. For a PDF version, click here.Read more
RNLA Sends Letter to Senators Dick Durbin and Chuck Grassley About the Record of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson
RNLA sent the following letter to Senate Judiciary Chairman Dick Durbin and Ranking Member Chuck Grassley regarding the record of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson:
Dear Chairman Durbin and Ranking Member Grassley,
The Republican National Lawyers Association (“RNLA”) urges you to seek answers from Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the following questions during her Supreme Court confirmation hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Receiving answers to these questions from Judge Jackson is especially important due to the compressed timeline of this nomination, which does not allow for sufficient factfinding in these matters.Read more