US Governors Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Big Hurdles John Kasich Can't Control: Little Campaign Cash, Erosion Of Republican BrandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Plunderbund

    He's running fourth in a three-candidate Republican race for president , so what else can go wrong for Ohio Gov. John Kasich? Lots, actually. Even though he's still one of three active candidates, he's fourth in the delegate count behind Florida Senator Marco Rubio, who dropped out March 15 following the drubbing Donald Trump delivered him in his home state.

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  2. Trump, Cruz Face Early Test at California GOP ConclaveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC News

    California's Republican Party convention will be an early test for Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and John Kasich in a state whose June election could hold the decisive delegates in the fight for the party's presidential nomination. Trump, who has seized front-runner status as a political outsider, will be speaking Friday outside San Francisco to hundreds of longtime GOP insiders - the activists, grassroots organizers and elected officials who make up the core of the state party.

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  3. The Latest: Powder sent to Trump office deemed harmlessRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WHDH

    In this April 26, 2016, photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks during a rally at the Hoosier Gym in Knightstown, Ind. Cruz and Ohio Gov. John Kasich are having a tough time attracting establis... .

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  4. In Indiana, Kasich voters rebel against CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Andrea Wurtz, walking her attention-getting bulldog Jackson in Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis on Thursday, looked pained when she was asked about the presidential primary in her state. A strong supporter of Ohio Gov. John Kasich, she had tickets for an election watch party with him for May 3 election night when his campaign announced he was pulling out of Indiana.

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  5. Megyn Kelly Challenges N.C. Gov. to Justify Anti-LGBT LawRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mediaite.com

    Megyn Kelly challenged North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory to defend the so-called "bathroom" bill - a sweeping anti-LGBT law that rescinded a local ordinance that guaranteed protections for gay and transgender people and has inspired a nationwide wave of protest. McCrory sought to characterize the Charlotte ordinance has an example of government overreach into private businesses.

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  6. John Kasich Remains in Presidential RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Republican presidential candidate John Kasich revealed to voters in Oregon that he had been seriously thinking about whether or not to continue his campaign. He trails rivals Donald Trump and Ted Cruz by hundreds of delegates.

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  7. Megyn Kelly grills Pat McCrory over anti-trans North Carolina law: 'What is the fear?'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory found himself ducking Megyn Kelly's questions on Thursday when the Kelly File host pressed him on the rationale behind the anti-trans law sparking criticism against his administration. "I've been in women's bathrooms my whole life, and we don't have the urinal situation; we've got like, the stalls," Kelly said.

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  8. A new Tennessee bill lets counselors refuse patients based on their beliefsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has signed a bill that lets mental health counselors deny treatment to patients depending on the particular counselor's set of personal or religious beliefs. "As a professional I should have the right to decide if my clients' end goals don't match with my beliefs - I should have the right to say somebody else can better serve them," the Republican governor told the Associated Press .

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  9. MomentumBIG Brother is Watching UsRead the original story

    3 hrs 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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  10. Denver DispatchJOYOUS Democrats Cheer Obama Acceptance SpeechRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    AT THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION, DENVER, Aug. 28, 2008 -- The Democratic Party celebrated its hard-fought choice of a presidential nominee with world-class music, triumphal speeches and a mile-high fireworks display that mirrored the powerful emotions on display at Invesco Field in Denver as the first African-American in American history accepted the party's nomination with "profound gratitude and great humility."

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  11. On Native GroundPALIN: from Quayle to Eagleton to AgnewRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    It's been nearly a week since he announced it, and I still cannot believe that John McCain would choose someone who is arguably the most unqualified and inexperienced vice presidential nominee in recent memory. On the surface, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin seemed like a daring choice - the first woman selected by the Republicans to run for vice president.

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  12. Campaign 2008PALIN: Out of the Plane and Into the FireRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    This is how it starts, this elaborate electoral dance with the country's voters. Republican candidate for president Sen. John McCain and Gov. Sarah Palin stepped off their brightly-lit Straight Talk Air chartered jet last night, into a cool mist visible in the blazing headlights of the happy caravan that waited to carry them straight toward their date with destiny - Election Day.

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  13. MomentumTHE Lean Mean Propaganda MachineRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Vermont's unemployment rate is the highest it's been in the last 14 years . It has made no progress on developing new energy resources.

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  14. Brasch WordsSARAH Palin: What's There to Talk About?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Defibrillator usage increased last week after John McCain announced Sarah Palin as his vice-presidential running mate and only a heartbeat from control of the nation's nuclear arsenal. But, shortly after most Republicans were shocked back to life they circled the wagons to declare she was the perfect choice.

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  15. the Dumbing of AmericaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Here are some of the characteristics I want in the next President of the United States: strength, character, intelligence, confidence, the ability to learn from mistakes, empathy, emotional control, a moral compass and the ability to inspire. These traits come courtesy of historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, who did a story, "The Secrets of America's Great Presidents," for Parade Magazine a few weeks ago.

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  16. Campaign CowardRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Maybe it's because I didn't grow up watching sports on television, or maybe I'm just a coward, but I can't take the tension of this year's campaign. Real lives, real dollars and real dreams are at stake.

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  17. MomentumCOURAGE Outside the Comfort ZoneRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    It looks like the undecideds are going to carry Vermont's gubernatorial election, and until Saturday, I was one of them. Here's how the race plays out to me.

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  18. Brasch WordsA Turkey by Any Other Name is Still Governor of AlaskaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Amid hundreds of spectators, most of them members of the media, the President makes a few cute comments, issues a pardon for the turkey and a "runner-up" , and then sends the turkeys off to a petting zoo or ranch, where they live about a year. Why they live only a year is because domestic turkeys are bred to become so pleasingly plump so quickly that disease takes over their bodies if they're not slaughtered.

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  19. Iowa simplifies voting rights restoration form for felonsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    The application form that convicted felons in Iowa must complete to seek restoration of their voting rights in Iowa has been made simpler, Gov. Terry Branstad said Wednesday, but voting rights advocates argue the process is still one of the most burdensome in the country. The streamlined, one-page form reduces the number of questions an applicant must answer from 29 to 13, Branstad said, which makes the process more efficient and convenient.

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  20. On Native GroundTHE Sit-Down Strike Returns for a New EraRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Every worker in America should be cheering for the workers at the Chicago-based Republic Windows and Doors. The 240 employees at Republic offered the nation an important lesson in the power of collective action.

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