governor

  1. bajisima

    Potential frontrunner for FL governor, leaves democratic party

    A frontrunner for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination, Orlando superattorney John Morgan is leaving the party. Morgan made the announcement in a series of tweets posted Friday morning. “Spent all of Thanksgiving with my whole family,” Morgan wrote. “While it’s amazing to be leading the...
  2. DemoWhip

    Democrats win governor's races in Virginia, New Jersey in push back against Trump

    Democrats win governor's races in Virginia, New Jersey in push back against Trump - ABC News By Adam Kelsey ==================================================== Simply put, Republicans have absolutely nothing to offer the American people anymore. That's why they were being trounced...
  3. R

    Virginia Governor Race - the polls

    essential a tie. https://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2017/governor/va/virginia_governor_gillespie_vs_northam-6197.html
  4. DemoWhip

    GOP's Susan Collins to stay in Senate, ditches governor run

    GOP's Susan Collins to stay in Senate, ditches governor run - ABC News By David Sharp, Associated Press ================================= I'm sure glad Susie listened to me! LOL. KUDOS to Senator Collins! She can indeed do so much more by staying in the U.S. Senate than to serve a...
  5. Madeline

    Louisiana Governor Declares Emergency Ahead Of Nate

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/the-latest-tropical-storm-nate-forms-off-coast-of-nicaragua/2017/10/05/c9f4e252-a9c4-11e7-9a98-07140d2eed02_story.html People have been killed in various Latin American nations by Nate already, when it was just a tropical storm. The US will...
  6. MaryAnne

    Teen Running For Kansas Governor

    16-year-old is running for governor in Kansas | Fox News Second Teen. Governor's race attracts second teen candidate - News - The Hutchinson News - Hutchinson, KS
  7. DemoWhip

    Trump and Texas's governor want to deport the workers who will help rebuild Houston

    What A Shame to be trying to get rid of those fine, hard-working folks who have helped rebuild America. They are the very ones who have helped Make America Great Again, let's not forget! Thousands upon thousands of people are now protesting all over the United States Trump's desire to undo...
  8. The Man

    CA Governor heading to Russia

    California governor traveling to Russia to discuss climate Wonder if he'll "collude" with anyone over there :D ;)
  9. bajisima

    Jerry Springer close to deciding if he will run for Ohio governor

    Talk of Jerry Springer making a run for Ohio governor is heating up, and the 73-year-old is getting closer to making a decision on whether to enter the packed 2018 race. Springer, the former Cincinnati mayor and famed talk-show host, is discussing a possible run with political consultants...
  10. bajisima

    FL governor Scott wins death penalty case

    Hadnt heard about this until now. The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday sided with Gov. Rick Scott in ruling that he has constitutional authority to strip death penalty-eligible cases from a central Florida state attorney who refuses to seek that punishment. The 5-2 decision is ingrained...
  11. DemoWhip

    Texas governor suggests 'bathroom bill' likely dead for now

    KUDOS to House Speaker Joe Straus, a Texas Republican, for effectively killing the bathroom bill! Rep. Straus obviously knows, realizes and understands the danger in introducing that bill in the House and what it could mean for Texas and its economy. He obviously chose to do away with that bill...
  12. Babba

    MD Governor calls for removal of Justice Roger B. Taney statue

    He's okay for a Republican. Governor advocates for removal of Justice Roger B. Taney statue | thebaynet.com | TheBayNet.com | Articles For those of you who don't know who Taney is. https://www.britannica.com/biography/Roger-B-Taney
  13. PACE

    Trump calls the governor of Guam, tells him he'll be famous

    You are watching reality TV take over reality, which in itself, is pretty surreal right now. And of course, Trump's ratings went up 9 points; let's see how those ratings look after the investigation of Manafort's foreign holders, which were subpoenaed by Mueller. Trump speaks with Guam...
  14. bajisima

    Guams governor backs Trumps "fire and fury"

    Guam's governor, Eddie Calvo, is voicing*support for President Trump's stern warning to North Korea, telling Fox News "I want a president that says that." "As far as I’m concerned, as an American citizen, I want a president that says that if any nation such as North Korea attacks Guam, attacks...
  15. Maxwell Edison

    D Governor turns R

    West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice announced a party switch Thursday evening in a surprise appearance with President Donald Trump in Huntington, W.Va. “Today I will tell you, with lots of prayers and lots of thinking, I can’t help you anymore being a Democrat governor," Justice said. "So tomorrow I...
  16. The Man

    Canada's next Governor General

    Yep, she is a former astronaut! And an Order of Canada recipient Former astronaut Julie Payette to be next governor general: CBC report | National Post Julie Payette: Meet Canada's next governor general - National | Globalnews.ca I love this: "Dreaming big": Former astronaut Julie...
  17. bajisima

    Maine governor admits he makes up stories to the press

    Maine Gov. Paul LePage suggested on Thursday he makes up stories with the intent to mislead the media. “I just love to sit in my office and make up ways so they’ll write these stupid stories because they are just so stupid, it’s awful,” LePage told WGAN-AM. The Republican governor was...
  18. cpicturetaker12

    NJ SHORE shut down for JUL4th. Except for Governor Christie's beach!

    Yes, there is a governors beach house that each can use. Now call me crazy but if I had just had to shut down the beaches for all of my state's residents for one of their BIGGEST weekends--for whatever reason--but especially because there was no budget, I personally, wouldn't have gone near ANY...
  19. StanStill

    Kentucky Governor Bevin wants to fight crime with "prayer patrols".

    Gov. Matt Bevin's solution to violence: West End prayer patrols Gov. Matt Bevin said in a jam-packed meeting Thursday that his plan to confront Louisville's growing violence is to have roaming prayer groups in the West End. Bevin urged faith leaders, public officials and residents to take...
  20. bajisima

    Ohio Dems pressing Jerry Springer to run for Ohio governor

    Wow haven't heard his name in a long time. Democrats in Ohio are urging controversial talk-show host Jerry Springer to run for governor, according to Business Insider. Springer, the former mayor of Cincinnati, is reportedly weighing a run for office more seriously than he has before. An...