governor

  1. R

    Tennessee Governor Urges 2 Free Years of Community College and Technical School

    what do you think? i like the idea as long as it has sufficient funding. --------------- Public colleges have sharply raised their prices since the 1990s in the face of declining state support, but a plan by Tennessee’s governor to make two years of community college and technical school...
  2. Cicero

    New Jersey governor's campaign, party subpoenaed by feds

    New Jersey governor's campaign, party subpoenaed by feds New York (AFP) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's re-election campaign and the state's Republican Party committee have been served subpoenas from federal prosecutors investigating a scandal over the deliberate shutdown of a key bridge...
  3. TennesseeRain

    Sen. David Vitter announces he’s running for Louisiana governor

    Sen. David Vitter’s announcement Tuesday that he will run for governor of Louisiana in 2015 marks the latest chapter in a remarkable comeback story for a politician who was once embroiled in a high-profile prostitution scandal. Vitter (R) made his announcement in a Web video, confirming a bid...
  4. R

    Republican Sen. David Vitter will run for governor of Louisiana in 2015

    interesting. will the current Governor run for Vitter's senate seat? ----- Louisiana Republican Sen. David Vitter will run for governor in his home state in 2015, the lawmaker announced in a message posted on YouTube on Tuesday. Yahoo!
  5. B

    Jason Carter (D) to run for Governor of Georgia

    Jason Carter (D-GA SD 42) Jason Carter to Run for Ga. Governor - ABC News Jason Carter to challenge Gov. Deal next year | www.ajc.com From the ABC news link: Right now, I don't know enough about the younger Carter yet to make any predictions. And I bet that everyone else here is in the...
  6. Use Caution

    Charlie Crist (R) going to Run as (D) for Florida Governor! Will file soon!

    Charlie Crist center of attention at Florida Democratic Party conference LAKE BUENA VISTA — Charlie Crist could barely walk through the crowd without stopping to greet, hug and mug for pictures. Democratic activists packing the Disney convention hotel Saturday at their state conference...
  7. Cicero

    Poll shows strong lead for Democrat McAuliffe in Virginia governor's race

    (Reuters) - Democrat Terry McAuliffe has a 12-point lead among likely voters over Republican Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli in the race to become Virginia's next governor, according to a Washington Post-ABT-SRBI poll published Monday. According to the poll, 51 percent favored McAuliffe, to...
  8. bajisima

    Donald Trump for NY governor?

    NY GOP is courting Donald Trump to run for governor in 2014 against Andrew Cuomo. Interesting, will make the media happy! N.Y. Republicans want Donald Trump to run for governor
  9. TennesseeRain

    Greg Abbott: I'm the governor candidate for Texas women

    With Wendy Davis officially in the race for governor, Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott is wasting no time on the campaign trail talking about reasons women should support him. Davis burst on the political scene with a filibuster against an abortion-restriction bill. Democrats say there's...
  10. HenryPorter

    Former Trek Executive to Challange Walker for Wisconson Governor

    Mary Burke announces candidacy to challenge Scott Walker for governor Burke has got a solid chance of beating Walker, including her own money. She'll need it as the Koch's I'm sure will continue to own Walker. Some good news for Wisconsin I think.
  11. Cicero

    Federal shutdown hits bitter Virginia governor's race

    Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013, 8:22 IST | Agency: Reuters The U.S. government shutdown spilled on Tuesday into the bitter governor's race in Virginia, where Republican Ken Cuccinelli hopes to avoid political damage from the federal closure powered by his allies in the conservative Tea Party...
  12. S

    Wendy Davis to Run for Governor of Texas

    It's official. Wendy Davis will be running for the Governor's seat next year. She will most likely win the primary and face likely opponent, Greg Abbott. She faces an uphill battle, but her supporters are already planning to fight hard to put her in the top seat. We'll see how this pans...
  13. Babba

    Virginia Governor's Race

    It's pretty sad if Terry McAuliffe is beating you but Ken Cuccinelli is such a radical, especially on women's issues, that McAuliffe looks good in comparison. Cuccinelli is losing Because I live in the same broadcast market as Northern VA I see the campaign ads for this race all the time...
  14. LiberalAvenger

    NAACP to march on NC's Governor's mansion.

    They are there to protest NC's recent racist voting laws. NAACP plans mass march on N.C. governor's mansion | HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com
  15. meridian5455

    Lt. Governor facing criticism following call to N. Texas police .

    Lt. Governor facing criticism following call to police | kvue.com Austin Dewhurst, you are an idiot!
  16. BDBoop

    Wendy Davis, either for Senate or Governor of TX

    WASHINGTON -- Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis (D) sounded a lot like a gubernatorial candidate in her speech at the National Press Club on Monday, touting her ability to reach across the aisle and discussing everything from education policy to women's rights to the infrastructure and economy of...
  17. A

    Second try: Who will kill the Governor?

    Dad gum! Forgot the poll! I don't mean to hijack the other thread. Use the other one if you wish for ongoing WD chatter. Three episodes left in the season. Woodbury and the prison are on a collision course. People are gonna die. Lots and lots of viewers hope the "Dear Leader"--the...
  18. A

    Who will have the honor of killing the Governor in Walking Dead?

    I don't mean to hijack the other thread. Use the other one if you wish for ongoing WD chatter. Three episodes left in the season. Woodbury and the prison are on a collision course. People are gonna die. Lots and lots of viewers hope the "Dear Leader"--the Governor--is one of them. He's...