By Becket Adams | 10/01/14 03:56 PM
Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., leads his Democratic challenger, businesswoman Mary Burke, by five points with "likely voters" in the Badger State, according to a new Marquette University Law School poll.
By Becket Adams | 10/01/14 12:50 PM
Wisconsin Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke is still dealing with the fallout from reports that her so-called jobs plan was copied almost word-for-word from plans from candidates in other states.
By Becket Adams | 09/30/14 11:33 AM
Rhode Island Democratic gubernatorial nominee Gina Raimondo and Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., violated state campaign finance law by appearing in a pricey TV spot together, the state's Republican Party alleged this week.
09/27/14 04:00 PM
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday that he will participate in two debates ahead of the November election — one in New York City with his GOP opponent and another in Buffalo that would include two third-party candidates, too. Cuomo's campaign said the two debates would be held...
By Rebecca Berg | 09/23/14 08:19 AM
The event, headlined last year by Rep. Paul Ryan, is an important stage for Republicans hoping to run for president. It will mark Christie's second trip to Iowa so far.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/20/14 05:21 PM
Kansas' Democratic gubernatorial candidate said he was "in the wrong place at the wrong time" when he was caught in a strip club sting in 1998.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/18/14 11:47 AM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will continue his nationwide tour with stops in Maryland, Michigan and Pennsylvania.
By Betsy Woodruff | 09/16/14 07:14 PM
A Kansas gubernatorial candidate is touting a new poll that shows he has expanded his lead, saying that negative ads against him have backfired.
09/16/14 12:15 PM
MARION, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court censured a former long-time southern Illinois state's attorney over comments he made during a 2011 murder case. The Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission on Monday announced the state high court's decision regarding former...
09/12/14 06:00 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Democratic incumbent Gov. Jerry Brown has a strong lead over his Republican challenger, Neel Kashkari, in a new statewide poll released Friday, but 1 in 4 likely voters could not even identify Kashkari, demonstrating the challenge he faces in selling himself to voters...
09/12/14 03:30 PM
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's two main election rivals repeated their call for debates Friday — though they disagree on who should participate. Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins says Friday that he should be included in debates along with Cuomo and the Republican candidate,...
09/10/14 06:30 PM
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's bumpy win in the Democratic primary is energizing his general election opponents, who said Wednesday that a little-known liberal challenger's better-than-expected showing exposed big problems for the governor within his own party. The governor...
By Kelly Cohen | 09/09/14 10:44 AM
He told a gathering of College Republicans at the Ohio State University that he'd like to have a "clarion call" to make a run for the presidency.
09/04/14 06:00 PM
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois's gubernatorial race turned to the question of whether a candidate's personal wealth should be a qualifying factor in holding public office with the Democratic lieutenant governor candidate saying Thursday that Republican Bruce Rauner is too rich to be governor. Paul...
By Kelly Cohen | 09/04/14 04:31 PM
The soap-opera-like trial of the former governor and his wife, Maureen, came to an end Thursday, with both McDonnells being found guilty of corruption charges.
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