US Governors Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Trumps and Sanders win Indiana; Cruz suspends campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Illinoisreview

    Tuesday night, Republican voters in Indiana showed overwhelming support for businessman Donald Trump, bestowing 51 delegates on the candidate, leaving the final two candidates Ted Cruz and John Kasich with no additional delegates. Cruz announced the suspension of his campaign and Kasich announced he would continue in the race until someone accumulatedthe 1237 delegates needed to win the delegates' first floor vote at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this summer.

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  2. By Picking Donald Trump As the GOP Nominee, Republicans May Have...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Last night, the Republican party effectively handed its presidential nomination to Donald Trump. And in doing so, they may have handed an easy general election victory to Hillary Clinton.

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  3. Georgia governor defies party politics with pair of vetoesRead the original story

    19 min ago | The Madison Press

    Georgia's Republican governor - breaking ranks with the state's GOP-dominated Legislature - has recently wielded his veto in unexpected ways in this deeply red state. Gov. Nathan Deal - subject to term limits and free of re-election pressure - vetoed a measure intended to protect opponents of gay marriage just days after the close of the legislative session in March.

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  4. New Georgia Law Makes Sure Undercover Cops Can Count as Sex-Trafficked TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Why bother looking for actual sex-trafficking victims when cops can just pretend to be them and reap the same rewards? A new sex-trafficking law in Georgia clarifies that undercover cops totally count as minors for purposes of handing out 10-year mandatory minimum prison sentences. Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal signed the measure, which is being touted as a crackdown on the sex-trafficking of minors, into law this week.

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  5. The Latest: Kasich cancels VA event, plans Ohio statementRead the original story

    19 min ago | The Madison Press

    John Kasich has cancelled a press conference in Virginia and plans to make a statement from Columbus, a day after one of his last remaining rivals, Ted Cruz, ended his campaign. Kasich's campaign is not providing details about what the Ohio governor plans to say in his statement later Tuesday, or on why he canceled his Virginia event.

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  6. The Latest: NH Sen. Ayotte to support, not endorse, TrumpRead the original story

    19 min ago | The Madison Press

    One of the more vulnerable Senate Republicans - New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte - will support likely Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, but won't endorse him. Liz Johnson, a spokeswoman for the senator, said in a statement Wednesday that Ayotte "plans to support the nominee" - with no mention of Trump's name.

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  7. Mad Man WinsRead the original story

    20 min ago | Talking About Politics

    Donald Trump has conquered the Republican Party. He'll now take the GOP over the cliff to disastrous defeat.

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  8. Let's Unite to Help the Hothead Get His Fingers on the Nuclear CodesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | National Review Online

    Former Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal, making a detailed, passionate and comprehensive case as to why Donald Trump should not be elected president, September 10, 2015 : Donald Trump is not a serious candidate. He's a narcissist.

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  9. Obama visiting Flint for first time since water crisis beganRead the original story

    20 min ago | WWTC-AM Eagan

    President Barack Obama is set to meet with residents of Flint, Michigan, to hear how they're managing after lead from old pipes tainted their drinking water. Obama declared a state of emergency in mid-January and ordered federal aid to supplement the state and local response.

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  10. Moody's hits Kansas with negative reports tied to KDOT raids, tax cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | OttawaHerald.com

    A bond rating service adjusted the outlook Tuesday from stable to negative on Kansas highway revenue bonds after state lawmakers endorsed a deficit-reduction plan making use of $185 million in sales tax revenue earmarked for transportation projects.

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  11. President Obama Visiting Flint to - Shine a Spot...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | 1560 KNZR

    President Obama will hear directly from officials and community members Wednesday afternoon in Flint, Michigan, getting a first-hand look at the crisis he has said deeply affected him as a parent. Obama's visit comes two weeks after two state officials and one city official were charged following an investigation of elevated lead levels in the city's drinking water.

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  12. Donald Trump Teases Possible VP RequirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | 1560 KNZR

    Donald Trump has fully turned his attention to the general election and is openly speculating about the qualifications he would look for in a vice president. "I think probably I would like to go with somebody with great political experience," Trump told Good Morning America Wednesday of his potential pick.

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  13. John Kasich plans announcement in Ohio, spurs speculation that hea s ending presidential runRead the original story

    22 min ago | Washington Times

    Republican presidential hopeful Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Wednesday that he will make a statement in his home state later in the day, spurring speculation that he plans to drop out of the race. The governor had been scheduled to hold a press conference outside Washington in the morning but abruptly canceled it and announced that he would be making a statement in Columbus at 5 p.m. Mr. Kasich, who has only won the Ohio primary in the GOP race, is the only remaining rival to presumptive nominee Donald Trump.

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  14. John Kasich cancels events, will make campaign 'statement'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | New York Daily News

    The Ohio governor abruptly canceled two planned press conferences and said he will make an "announcement" at 5 p.m.

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  15. Eugene Robinson: Trump fills a vacuum left by the GOPRead the original story

    23 min ago | Wenatchee World

    The Donald Trump rampage - still hard to believe, after nearly a year - is a symptom of something deeper and more profound: the Republican Party's slide into complete incoherence. Rarely has a major party's establishment been so out of touch with its voting base.

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  16. Kasich returning to Ohio, will make announcement atRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | WWLP

    The only candidate left challenging Donald Trump for the GOP nomination has called off a planned event in Virginia scheduled Wednesday. COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio Governor John Kasich has cancelled a media event he had scheduled in Virginia Wednesday, and is instead expected to make a statement in Columbus, Ohio this evening, 22News sister station WCMH-TV reports.

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  17. Exit poll: Indiana GOP voters pick Trump, but party dividedRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Connecticut Post

    Voters wait to cast their ballot in the Indiana Primary at the Hamilton Co. Auto Auction, Tuesday, May 3, 2016, in Noblesville, Ind.

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  18. There Is No Perfect Way to Design InstitutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    Republican vice presidential candidate Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin winks as she speaks during her vice presidential debate against Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Joe Biden, D-Del., at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo., Thursday, Oct. 2, 2008. Masket's case, in other words, is that our institutions should have protected us from this undesirable outcome.

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  19. Get ready for the nastiest presidential race everRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | The Times-Picayune

    Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton appear on track to claim their party nominations for president, setting up what could be a particularly nasty general campaign. Donald Trump 's sweeping Indiana victory on Tuesday night not only puts him on a glide path to the Republican nomination, but it sets up a general election fight between the real estate billionaire and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton that will be the nastiest, ugliest campaign in modern presidential history.

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  20. California DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Shoppers try to stay dry as they walk down University Avenue in Palo Alto, Calif., on Saturday, March 5, 2016. Californians cut water use 24.3 percent in March, the largest savings in any month since last September, state officials announced Tuesday.

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