US Governors Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Fired Up Evangelicals Could Tilt 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Free Times

    U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas addressed a crowd of thousands at the We Stand With God rally Aug. 29 on the South Carolina State House grounds. Photo by Thomas Hammond.

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  2. More TN lawmakers come out against gas tax hike in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Republican Sen. Jim Tracy of Shelbyville, who heads the transportation panel in the upper chamber, said Tuesday that there isn't enough time to put together a comprehensive road funding proposal for the upcoming legislative session. More TN lawmakers come out against gas tax hike in 2016 Republican Sen. Jim Tracy of Shelbyville, who heads the transportation panel in the upper chamber, said Tuesday that there isn't enough time to put together a comprehensive road funding proposal for the upcoming legislative session.

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  3. Albuquerque starts new superintendent search amid turmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    A protest sign sits after Albuquerque schools board members announced Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, in Albuquerque, N.M. that Superintendent Luis Valentino would resign following his hiring of an administrator charged with child sex abuse. Valentino had been schools chief for only two months.

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  4. Wisconsin private school voucher spending outpaces publicRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Spending on Wisconsin's private school voucher program has increased about seven times as fast as aid to public schools since Gov. Scott Walker and Republicans took control of the Statehouse. A memo by the nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau released Tuesday shows the spending increase on private voucher schools between the 2011-2012 fiscal year and 2016-2017.

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  5. Wolf administration wraps up overhaul of Medicaid benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    The Wolf administration says it has completed the transfer of more than 1 million adult Medicaid enrollees into a single benefits package as the program expands to record numbers under the 2010 federal health care law. Human Services Secretary Ted Dallas said Tuesday that his department had finished a process that included the dismantling of changes Gov. Tom Wolf 's predecessor had sought to make to Medicaid coverage.

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  6. Gubernatorial Candidate Matt Bevin Supports Rowan Co. ClerkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    With the Federal Court, Supreme Court, and Governor Steve Beshear against her, Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis received support from a man running to replace Beshear Tuesday. "Do I support Kim Davis? I absolutely support her willingness to stand on her First Amendment rights.

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  7. Kentucky clerk, citing God, defies courts on gay marriageRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Morning Journal

    Invoking "God's authority," a county clerk denied marriage licenses to gay couples again Tuesday in direct defiance of the federal courts, and vowed not to resign, even under the pressure of steep fines or jail. "It is not a light issue for me," Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis said later through her lawyers. 11 comments

  8. Mr. Donald Trump and the dumpster of American politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Final Call

    The "dog whistle style" of racist campaigning being waged by Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump may be both an underestimation of how deep the resentment is for the election of President Barack Obama by so-called "angry White males," while at the same time it's an exaggeration of the true national electoral power of that racist mindset in 21st Century America. "Unfortunately, I think he is , much to his surprise.

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  9. CNN Changes Debate Criteria, Giving Carly Fiorina a Spot on the Main...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Magazine

    Carly Fiorina, the only standout from the Fox News "kids' table" debate earlier this month, has been campaigning hard for a spot on the main stage in the next GOP debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library on September 16. On Tuesday CNN gave in, announcing that it's adjusted the debate criteria to include Fiorina, without excluding candidates like Chris Christie and Rand Paul who may have fallen out of the top 10. According to Politico, in addition to the top 10 candidates in an average of all approved national polls between July 16 and September 10, any candidate who averages in the top 10 in polls conducted between August 6 and September 10 will be included.

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  10. Missouri puts man to death for the kidnapping, rape and killing of 15-year-old girl in 1989Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brandon Sun

    A man who spent nearly 25 years on Missouri's death row was executed Tuesday for the kidnapping, rape and stabbing death of a 15-year-old girl. Roderick Nunley, 50, became the sixth death row inmate to be put to death in Missouri this year.

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  11. Stocks plunge againRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UnionLeader.com

    City teachers will open the 2015-16 school year with a new three-year contract, after the Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted Tuesday night to ratify a deal and successfully overrode a veto by Mayor... Emilio Guerrero highlighted a four-run, seventh inning rally with a two-run single to lead New Hampshire past Portland 5-2 in an Eastern League ... (more)

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  12. Senate Majority PAC Releases Second Ad Attacking Ayotte at HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Roll Call

    Senate Majority PAC, a super PAC that backs Senate Democrats, on Wednesday released its second ad attacking Sen. Kelly Ayotte , the New Hampshire Republican who is a top target in 2016. The 30-second spot, which runs through Sept.

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  13. O'Malley calls for expanding national serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Democratic presidential candidate, former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, speaks during the Iowa Federation of Labor AFL-CIO Presidential Forum. Democratic presidential candidate, former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, speaks during the Iowa Federation of Labor AFL-CIO Presidential Forum.

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  14. Scott Walker Is a 'Yes' ManRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    There's a funny thing about the former Republican presidential frontrunner: The governor has a curious verbal tic -- well known among some Walker watchers but largely ignored by everyone else -- where, well, he says yes to everything. Ask him a question at a press conference or in a gaggle, and he'll bob his head up and down while saying something like "Yeah" or "Yeah, absolutely."

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  15. Manchester Crimewatch: Bystander arrested at fight has warrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UnionLeader.com

    City teachers will open the 2015-16 school year with a new three-year contract, after the Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted Tuesday night to ratify a deal and successfully overrode a veto by Mayor... Emilio Guerrero highlighted a four-run, seventh inning rally with a two-run single to lead New Hampshire past Portland 5-2 in an Eastern League ... (more)

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  16. Make My DayTHE Better B.S. DetectorRead the original story

    1 hr ago | American Reporter

    It's not that I'm naive. I don't believe government mirrors "The West Wing," where smart, fast talking, fast moving people struggle to make the right decisions at the right time, while President Martin Sheen works with an orchestra welling up behind him.

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  17. Momentum10 Reasons Why Jim Douglas Must GoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- When I first came to southern Vermont, in 1987, I had been on the road in South and Central America - literally on the road - for 14 years.

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  18. MomentumREADY for My Close-Up, Mr. LeeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | American Reporter

    People always say that Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas is a nice man. But he has character as well as policy failings which we can no longer afford to overlook.

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  19. a U.S border patrol vehicle rides along the fence at the U.S-Mexican border near Naco, Mexico.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Houston Chronicle

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is not content to give fellow GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump a win in the battle over who can pledge more to keep us safe from scary immigrants. Walker, floundering in the polls, trumped Trump this week when he said he would consider building a wall along the entire 5,525-mile U.S.-Canada border.

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  20. Gov. Kasich appoints Magistrate Michele Silva Arredondo to Common Pleas benchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | La Prensa

    Lorain, August 25: Ohio Governor John R. Kasich has announced the appointment of Michele Silva Arredondo of Lorain, Ohio to serve as a judge on the Lorain County Court of Common Pleas, General Division. Magistrate Arredondo will assume office in September 16, 2015 and must run in November 2016 to retain the seat for the remainder of the unexpired term, which ends on Wednesday, Sept.

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