US Governors Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Christie signs bill expanding teacher arbitration panelRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brookale Public Radio

    Gov. Chris Christie has signed legislation that increases the size of a panel that hears contested cases involving the dismissal or pay reductions of tenured teachers. Christie signed the bill, which passed the Democratic-led Legislature in June, on Friday.


  2. Nydia Tisdale Is Poised to File a Lawsuit Over Her Arrest at Burt's Pumpkin FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peach Pundit

    An incident from August 2014 involving a Roswell woman who was arrested while making a video of a campaign rally for Republican candidates is back in the news again. According to a story in the Dawson Advertiser , attorneys for Nydia Tisdale filed notice with Dawson County ten days ago of an intent to sue a wide range of individuals and organizations for $550,000.


  3. #Palin Interviews #TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTSM-AM El Paso

    Donald Trump went on 'On Point' with Sarah Palin. The former Alaska governor lavished praise on Trump, while he returned the favor by sending praise back to her.


  4. Scott Walker Doesn't Rule Out Building a Fence Along US-Canada BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTVC

    When it comes to securing the nation's borders, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he has heard "legitimate concerns" from voters about the need to strengthen security along the U.S. border with Canada, not just Mexico. Asked by NBC about the notion of building a fence along the Canadian border, the Republican presidential candidate said it's an issue "for us to look at."


  5. Georgia Governor Proposes $50M More on Pre-KindergartenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTVC

    Georgia Governor Nathan Deal has proposed spending $50 million to reverse cuts made to the state's pre-kindergarten program. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the specifics of the plan are still being developed.


  6. A wall at the Canadian border, too? Scott Walker in the newsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Plain Dealer

    Republican presidential contender Scott Walker, once high in the Iowa polls, has fallen to third place, and is tied at that. Backers say he needs a more disciplined approach.


  7. jennifer_rubinRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Photos of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. In the aftermath of Katrina certainly no one predicted schools would improve .


  8. Teacher late 111 times says he has a 'bad habit of eating breakfast in the morning'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    An elementary school teacher who was allowed to keep his job despite being late for work 111 times in two years said Friday that breakfast is to blame for his tardiness. "I have a bad habit of eating breakfast in the morning, and I lost track of time," 15-year veteran teacher Arnold Anderson told The Associated Press.


  9. Donald Trump first, Ben Carson second among 2016 GOP contenders in Iowa: pollRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is sitting atop the 2016 GOP field in the early caucus state of Iowa with retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson not too far behind, a new poll said. Mr. Trump , the billionaire businessman, was the first choice of 23 percent of likely Iowa GOP caucus-goers, followed by Mr. Carson at 18 percent, according to the Bloomberg Politics/Des Moines Register poll released over the weekend.


  10. Presidential candidate John Kasich to campaign in MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Ohio Gov. John Kasich is scheduled to speak in Southfield on Monday, followed by a Tuesday appearance in the Lansing area. Kasich plans to speak at Lawrence Technological University, 21000 West 10 Mile Road in Southfield, during an event on national security.


  11. Morning Must Reads: August 31Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Time

    President Barack Obama will travel to Alaska Monday for a summit on the arctic and climate change. In a victory for Alaskans, Obama announced that Mt.


  12. Christie's FedEx solution on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    He says Christie seems to be taking page from Trump's outrageous soundbites; the idea has terrible echoes from history Raul A. Reyes is an attorney and member of the USA Today board of contributors. Follow him on Twitter @RaulAReyes .


  13. Iran and the case for realismRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | State Journal

    Foreign policy debates rarely get away from being reflections of domestic political conflicts, but they are also usually based on unstated assumptions and unacknowledged theories. That's true of the struggle over the Iran nuclear agreement, even if raw politics is playing an exceptionally large role.


  14. The 'Trump Effect' Alienating Conservative LatinosRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    The current front-runner in the Republican presidential primary, Donald Trump, is sparking a debate about immigration that's beginning to alienate some conservative Latinos. "He drowns out a lot of the conservative field, and it's very bad for the Republican Party," said Ricky Salabarria, a stylish 22-year-old Hispanic consultant from Florida, who dons a pair of Ray-Ban sunglasses tucked into his pink dress shirt at a bar in Northern Virginia.


  15. Walker considers Canada border wallRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Newsday

    Republican presidential hopeful Scott Walker has called building a wall along the border between the US and Canada a "legitimate issue". Illegal immigration and the security of the southern border with Mexico have been major issues in the Republican race for president, but the northern border has not been discussed.


  16. Custodial firm files suit against Benton Harbor Area SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WSJV-TV South Bend

    TV reports Monday that Sodexo Management Inc. is seeking more than $2.7 million from the financially struggling district in southwestern Michigan. Maryland-based Sodexo says it first contracted with the schools in 2011 and set up a 5-year plan in 2013 for the district to pay off $500,000 in past due bills.


  17. Why Jay Inslee should run for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    The 1992 Democratic primary for President had a long-lasting impact on American politics. The nomination of Bill Clinton was a watershed moment, which lives on with Hillary Clinton's campaign for president in 2016.


  18. Letter: Is Herbert even reading these letters?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    It's wonderful we all voice our opinions in the Public Forum, but do you think Gov. Gary Herbert gives a damn? Do you think he actually reads our letters? Doubtful. Wish I knew how to get everyone together that has issues as I do and talk one on one with the governor.


  19. Would the GOP's healthcare ideas work? It depends on your definition of 'work.'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Just like in the 2012 election, every Republican candidate for president wants to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Some of the candidates have even come forward with ideas for replacing it, and we are beginning to get a sense of what Republican healthcare reform might look like.


  20. Hurricane Preparedness Applies at Work as Well as at Home -...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Executive Summary: Florida Governor Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency as forecasters continue to track the path of Tropical Storm Erika, which is predicted to hit the state on Monday. Although it is unclear how strong the storm will be when it reaches land, it has killed several people in the Caribbean, and emergency agencies along the East Coast of the U.S. are urging residents to be ready.