US Governors Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Trump vs. the Hispanic Chamber of CommerceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hill

    Call it the showdown that wasn't. Today was supposed to be the day for a Q-and-A session between Donald Trump and the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce .


  2. L.A. Officials Approve Raising Your Rent in the Name of Earthquake SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | LA Weekly

    The Housing Committee voted unanimously to mandate that landlords of about 13,500 "soft-story" apartment buildings and 1,451 or so concrete structures shore their properties up so that they might withstand a major earthquake. The approval, likely to mirrored by the body with last word on the matter, the City Council, will allow landlords to raise rents by as much as $75 a month to pay for the crucial retrofitting.


  3. Flood destruction brings out a heartwarminga volunteerism in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    A swarm of volunteers came to the neighborhood along Kilbourne Road, at the foot of Lake Katherine near Gills Creek, to help homeowners clean out and recover possessions from their badly flooded homes. Eugenia Hardwick described the scene around her in a friend's east Columbia yard, where heaps of unsalvageably soaked possessions lay pulled from the house.


  4. Whistle and walk while you workRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    Sex at any time in a woman's monthly cycle may trigger immune system changes that boost the likelihood of getting pregnant, a new study suggests. Sex at any time in a woman's monthly cycle may trigger immune system changes that boost the likelihood of getting pregnant, a new study suggests.


  5. Poll: Nine of 10 Ohioans favor medicinal marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTVN-AM Columbus

    Quinnipiac University polled nearly 1200 Buckeye State voters. Fifty-three percent support legalizing weed for personal use, and a full 90 percent want to see medical marijuana legalized.


  6. Gov. John Kasich tells U of R student he doesn't have Taylor Swift ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    A University of Richmond student went to see Republican John Kasich when he visited the campus, and she received an off-color response when she raised her hand to ask a question. "The older members of the audience chuckled as my friends' jaws dropped to the floor.


  7. Bobby Jindal Introduces Plan to Tax EverybodyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WebCPA

    Louisiana governor and Republican presidential candidate Bobby Jindal released a tax reform plan that would require all Americans to pay taxes. "My tax plan lowers the tax bracket for every American, and it dramatically simplifies the tax code for every American," Jindal said in introducing his plan.


  8. When is the Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders debate 2015? What to watch for in first...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are set to hold their first debate Tuesday at 8 p.m. CST on CNN. Former Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley, former U.S. Senator Jim Webb and former Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chaffee are also expected to participate in the debate moderated by Anderson Cooper.


  9. Lousiana's Jindal Said to Have Attended More Events in Iowa than Most Other GOP CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    GOP presidential contender and Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal is wearing well-worn soles in Iowa, hitting the pavement almost more than any other. The Des Moines Register is reporting in an article by writer Linh Ta , that Jindal "has spent 38 days campaigning in Iowa this caucus season so far," attending more events in the Hawkeye State than nearly every other GOP candidate.


  10. Battle over Indiana's roads beginsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Journal Gazette

    A battle over whether Indiana's roads are crumbling erupted into a major campaign issue this week with Gov. Mike Pence's administration going on the offensive.


  11. Report: Oklahoma used wrong drug in January executionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dallas Morning News

    Oklahoma used the wrong drug to stop an inmate's heart during an execution in January, according to an autopsy report obtained by a newspaper. The Oklahoman reported Thursday that corrections officials used potassium acetate - not potassium chloride, as required under the state's protocol - to execute Charles Frederick Warner.


  12. Locations announced for new photonics HQRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 13WHAM

    The Legacy Tower, which was once home to Bausch & Lomb, has been designated as the business headquarters and technology accelerator for the Institute. The Sibley Building will serve as a workforce development center, which will house companies and be home to the creation of incubator space.


  13. Gaffe Track: Carson Doesn't Understand What Debt Limit IsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Atlantic

    Every presidential campaign is full of unpredictable twists and turns. After a brief moment where it looked like the nation might slouch into a Bush-Clinton rematch, the 2016 election is taking its place in that line of strange journeys.


  14. Madison365 names most influential African Americans in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Channel3000

    This is the first in a five-part series introducing some of Wisconsin's most influential African American leaders in business, civil service, nonprofit service and education. They are presented in no particular order.


  15. Single Mom With Terminal Cancer On Why She Fought For California's End Of Life Option ActRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Huffington Post

    The End of Life Option Act, which allows physicians to prescribe lethal doses of drugs to terminally ill patients, was signed into law in California on Monday by Governor Jerry Brown. The law, which will go into effect in 2016, allows patients to seek options for aid in dying if two doctors determine they have less than six months to live.


  16. Dana Milbank: Kasich's admirable message, record in Ohio disdained - Thu, 08 Oct 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    On paper, John Kasich is a perfect candidate for the Republican presidential nomination. He has a long record as a fiscal and social conservative, and he's the popular governor of Ohio, a must-win state for any Republican hoping to occupy the Oval Office.


  17. Gov. Snyder: Flint should move to Detroit waterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WXYZ

    As the water crisis in Flint continues, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder announced on Thursday that he believes Flint should move back to the Detroit water system. According to the governor's office, Snyder said the city should use the Great Lakes Water Authority as the source of the drinking water until the Karegnondi Water Authority Pipeline is completed.


  18. California governor signs aggressive climate change billRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Gov. Jerry Brown signed an ambitious climate change bill on Wednesday, aiming to increase the state's use of renewable electricity to 50 percent and make existing buildings twice as energy-efficient by 2030. "The goal is clear, and California is in the forefront," Brown said at a signing ceremony at the hilltop Griffith Observatory, where a hazy downtown Los Angeles provided the backdrop.


  19. Woman sues city, claims gun ban at fair violated Tennessee lawRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WCYB

    A Loudon County woman is suing the city of Knoxville over its decision to ban guns at Chilhowee Park during last month's Tennessee Valley Fair. The Knoxville News Sentinel reports Pandora Vreeland claims she could not safely attend the fair because of the gun ban.


  20. NRA Supports Challenge to Knoxville Gun BanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    The National Rifle Association supports the first challenge to Knoxville's decision to deny handgun carry permit holders access to public lands. Filed this morning, the suit is based on legislation Governor Haslam signed this year allowing for individuals with valid permits to carry firearms in any state, county, or municipality run park.