US Governors Newswire (Page 7)

US Governors Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Anti-fracking group in Colorado challenges state commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Colorado residents opposed to oil and gas fracking packed a state meeting with elected officials Monday night and told state regulators they are failing. Coloradans Against Fracking, a coalition of 40 groups, presented a two-page declaration to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission rejecting its authority, saying this is necessary due to decisions that hurt people and the environment.

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  2. New York uses executive order to investigate woman's jail cell deathRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    A New York woman's mysterious death in jail last week will be investigated by the state attorney general's office, marking the first use of an executive order expanding independent oversight of deaths involving police, officials said Monday. Raynette Turner, 42, a mother of eight, was found dead in her cell at Mount Vernon police headquarters July 27. She had been arrested July 25 on suspicion of misdemeanor shoplifting in the New York City suburb, according to local news reports.

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  3. Donald Trump Was Totally Right to Skip the Big Candidate Forum in New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mother Jones

    So this is what it looks like when Donald Trump stays home. The businessman and board game magnate , who is currently leading the Republican presidential field by a mile, skipped the first full candidate forum of the 2016 presidential race on Monday in New Hampshire.

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  4. Can Joe Biden beat Hillary Clinton?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    Joe Biden might run for president - but his own relationships and political chops are the only elements of a campaign he has in place right now. Amid questions about Hillary Clinton's authenticity, the vice president's aides and associates see his gaffe-prone, yet honest reputation as an increasingly valuable asset if he were to jump into the 2016 Democratic race.

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  5. Two people killed when circus tent collapses in Ne...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Two people were killed and 15 others injured when a circus tent collapsed in New Hampshire during a storm on Monday night, according to WCVB TV station, an ABC affiliate. Citing authorities, the Boston station said 250 people were inside the tent when it collapsed as a storm moved through the Lancaster fairgrounds.

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  6. Senate blocks GOP bill to halt Planned Parenthood fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Senate Democrats on Monday blocked a Republican bill to eliminate federal funds for Planned Parenthood, but the issue is certain to be revived as Republicans respond to conservatives' outrage at videos, secretly recorded by antiabortion activists, alleging that the group traffics in fetal tissue for researchers. The Senate voted 53-46 to take up the measure, short of the 60 votes needed to begin debate.

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  7. Big Bucks: Company connected to team investor gave Gov. Scott Walker a big donationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sporting News

    A business connected to a Bucks investor donated a huge sum to a Super PAC supporting Governor Scott Walker's presidential campaign one day before the governor began a push for $250 million in public funding for a arena, according to The Capital Times. Unintimidated PAC, which supports Walker's campaign, received a $150,000 donation from HF Securities LLC on May 27. The company is registered to J. Patrick Hammes, son of John Hammes.

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  8. Conservative groups launch efforts to repeal new tax planRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    Republicans angry that Nevada lawmakers approved a $1.1 billion tax package this spring, just months after voters overwhelmingly rejected a tax hike on the ballot, are launching efforts to repeal it and kick some of its backers out of office. Activists have already set up several fundraising organizations and plan to file paperwork for a ballot referendum and recall as soon as Monday, the first day they're allowed to do so.

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  9. Gov. Scott tours flood damage in PascoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Gov. Scott tours flood damage in Pasco Governor Tours Flooding Damage in Pasco Co. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1SF3Oo8 The photo below is Brian Schug off Oleander Drive in Jasmine Lakes floating in a tube in up to 4 Feet of water.

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  10. University to partner on $20 million scientific research grantRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Huntington News

    Marshall University researchers will be part of a $20 million scientific research project funded by the National Science Foundation. The award was announced earlier today by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito, along with Representatives David McKinley, Alex Mooney and Evan Jenkins.

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  11. Republicans try to granite their case in New Hampshire forumRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham said he understands the Clinton “crowd” and they can't be trusted. Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry called for tougher fencing around U.S. border towns with Mexico.

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  12. Pence considers using surplus to pay off federal loanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Indianapolis Business News

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is deciding whether to use about $250 million of the state's surplus to provide relief to local businesses by paying off a federal unemployment loan this fall.

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  13. Much Like Speed Dating, Republicans Try Their Best, Short PitchesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, Dr. Ben Carson, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, former CEO Hewlett-Packard Carly Fiorina, U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, former New York Gov. George Pataki, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum , Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker stand on the stage prior to the Voters First Presidential Forum.

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  14. Verification Process of Flaperon to Begin WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Liow Tiong Lai, Malaysia'... The beef cow population in the United States is expected to grow by over three million head in the next three to five years. The economic signals for building/rebuilding the ... Lincoln - University of Nebraska men's basketball coach Tim Miles announced Saturday the hiring of Phil Beckner as an assistant coach for the Husker basketball program.

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  15. When New York Times Takes Trump Seriously: When He Slams GOP Rivals...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    Strange new respect? Two days after the New York Times labeled real estate mogul and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump a racist on its front page based on thin evidence , the Times is suddenly treating one of his Twitter pronouncements as newsworthy, with Ashley Parker devoting an entire story to Trump's tweet. Perhaps because he's attacking his fellow GOP candidates as "puppets" of the Koch Brothers, themselves a frequent target of the Times .

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  16. Mitsubishi Aircraft to partner with Seattle companyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    The Japanese company announced Monday that it has partnered with an American company, Seattle-based AeroTEC, to create an engineering hub in Seattle. "Our aim is to make the best use of the resources and skill sets of the aircraft experience and professionals in Seattle," said Hiromichi Morimoto, Mitsubishi Aircraft president.

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  17. Why Crowdfunding for Medical Expenses Doesn't Always WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    A deadly circus tent collapse for a New Hampshire fairground. A circus tent collapsed at the Lancaster, New Hampshire fairgrounds on Monday night killing ... -- The world may soon know if a piece of wreckage recently found on an island is part of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

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  18. Michael B. Jordan Explains How "Fantastic Four" Is DifferentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    A deadly circus tent collapse for a New Hampshire fairground. A circus tent collapsed at the Lancaster, New Hampshire fairgrounds on Monday night killing ... -- The world may soon know if a piece of wreckage recently found on an island is part of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

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  19. Anti-fracking group in Colorado challenges state commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Colorado residents opposed to oil and gas fracking packed a state meeting with local elected officials Monday night and told state regulators they are failing. Coloradans Against Fracking, a coalition of 40 groups, presented a two-page declaration to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission rejecting their authority, saying this is necessary due to decisions that hurt people and the environment.

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  20. Fallin & Brownback Opposed To Obama's "Clean Power Plan"Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin says she's opposed to President Obama's plan to cut carbon dioxide emissions at Oklahoma power plants because it will likely raise electricity costs for consumers. Fallin says Obama's ``Clean Power Plan'' represents one of the most expansive and expensive regulatory burdens ever imposed on U.S. families and businesses.

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