By Becket Adams | 08/28/14 06:04 PM
Gov. Nathan Deal, R-Ga., earlier this week suffered a regrettable gaffe when he assumed that a Hispanic student at a College Republicans event at the University of Georgia was in the country illegally.Â
08/27/14 03:45 PM
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York voters could see as many as 12 parties putting up candidates for governor this fall, including the familiar major parties and some returning long-shots like the Rent is Too Damn High Party. Six independent parties filed petitions before last week's deadline to join...
By Steve Doty | 08/27/14 12:13 PM
Florida and Arizona were among the states who held primary elections Tuesday and the races are now set in both states' gubernatorial races.
08/26/14 08:15 PM
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Times editorial board announced Tuesday that it will not endorse a candidate in the Democratic Primary for governor but nonetheless delivered a stinging reproach to Gov. Andrew Cuomo. In an opinion piece published online Tuesday the board said it could not...
08/26/14 08:15 PM
BULLETIN (AP) — Rick Scott, GOP, nominated Governor, Florida.
08/25/14 02:15 PM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's primary election for governor, Congress, the Legislature and other offices is Tuesday. Here are five things voters should know: GOVERNOR'S RACE: Most attention is being focused at the top of the ballot where Democrats and Republicans will chose their nominee...
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/25/14 12:11 PM
Mark Fabiani, former special counsel to President Bill Clinton, has joined the Texas Republican governor's efforts to push back against allegations that he abused his power and unlawfully coerced a district attorney.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/22/14 10:20 PM
Considering that he was indicted, Rick Perry has had a pretty good week, but it may not last.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/19/14 02:56 PM
Perry supporters, including members of the Travis County Republican Party and staffers for statewide Republican campaigns, are planning to greet the governor when he arrives to be booked.
08/19/14 02:45 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry's new political action committee has released a Web video responding to his indictment on felony charges of abuse of power. RickPAC's video features footage of Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg's unruly behavior following her 2013 drunken...
By Andrew DeMillo | 08/18/14 09:09 AM
Three governors who expanded Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul said Saturday there are economic and moral arguments for embracing a key part of the law, despite strong political opposition in their southern states.
08/16/14 11:00 AM
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's middle class is getting a lot of attention from the gubernatorial candidates, especially on the subject of taxes, but the TV campaign messages are typically vague and sometimes just plain wrong. An attack ad for Republican incumbent Tom Corbett warns voters...
08/15/14 08:15 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry's state attorney predicts Perry will be cleared of two felony charges handed up late Friday by a Travis County grand jury. Perry faces two counts of abuse of official capacity and coercion of a public servant over his use of veto power to pressure a...
By Steve Doty | 08/13/14 11:59 AM
The race to be Michigan's governor is heating up on the airwaves as three new campaign ads were released this week.
By Hugh Hewitt | 08/10/14 04:36 PM
Doug Ducey should be the next governor of Arizona.
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