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GOP Candidate Threatens To ‘Stomp’ Opponent’s Face ‘With Golf Spikes’
Pennsylvania’s Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott Wagner is facing criticism after issuing a graphic threat against Democratic incumbent Gov. Tom Wolf.
Nixon Loses To Cuomo
Cynthia Nixon was soundly defeated by incumbent Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the New York democratic primary. But all is not lost for progressives in the Empire state.
North Carolina Governor On Hurricane Florence
North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper is warning the life-threatening hurricane bearing down on his state must be taken seriously.
Gov. Cuomo And Cynthia Nixon Clash During Heated Debate: 'Can You Stop Lying?'
The two gubernatorial candidates faced off in their only New York Democratic debate ahead of the primary.
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Arizona Will Have A Chance To Elect Its First Latino Governor In Decades
Democrat David Garcia, an education expert and veteran, faces a tough contest against GOP Gov. Doug Ducey.
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Bob Stefanowski Wins Republican Nomination For Governor Of Connecticut
The race is a top pickup opportunity for the GOP in November.
Wisconsin Democrats Will Run On Education Against Gov. Scott Walker
State schools superintendent Tony Evers will challenge Walker in November's race.
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With Harry Reid’s Help, Moderate Democrat Triumphs In Nevada Governor Primary
Steve Sisolak defeated Chris Giunchigliani, who had the backing of EMILY’s List and Hillary Clinton
Gubernatorial Candidate Airs Same-Sex Kiss For 'Fox & Friends' Viewers
The campaign says it's a first for an American political ad.
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Kristi Noem Defeats Marty Jackley In South Dakota Republican Primary For Governor
The GOP congresswoman is one step closer to becoming the first woman to serve as the state's governor.
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Stacey Abrams Is Breaking Barriers With Her Historic Bid For Georgia Governor
Stacey Abrams primary win in Georgia means she could become America’s first black female governor.
Lupe Valdez Makes History In Texas By Winning Democratic Nod For Governor
The former sheriff ― the first Latina nominated for Texas governor by a major party ― now faces GOP Gov. Greg Abbott.
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Conservative Midterm Candidates Are Trying To One-Up Each Others' Disturbing Ads
Midterm races around the country have some controversial candidates.
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Cynthia Nixon Wants New Yorkers To 'Vote For The Homo, Not For The Cuomo'
Nixon also quipped that Cuomo should come out of the closet and admit he's a Republican.
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Elizabeth Warren’s Pick Wins Ohio's Democratic Gubernatorial Primary
Democrat Richard Cordray will face Republican Mike DeWine in November.
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Over 100 Dogs And Monkeys Were Rescued From Michigan Democrat’s Shuttered Company
Shri Thanedar owned a New Jersey lab where the animals were used in tests.
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Cynthia Nixon Announces Run For New York Governor
Nixon will be running against incumbent Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the state primary.
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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens Indicted On Invasion Of Privacy Charge
The governor had earlier been accused of trying to blackmail a woman with nude photos.
Kansas Official Puts Kibosh On Dog's Gubernatorial Campaign
The dog won't even get a chance to be in the hunt.
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6 Teenagers Are Running For Governor In Kansas And Lawmakers Aren't Into It
State lawmakers are pushing legislation that would require candidates to be 18 -- old enough to at least vote for themselves.
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Ryan Zinke's Decision To Appease GOP Governor On Offshore Drilling Leaves Coastal Democrats Fuming
The Interior secretary said "local voices matter." So far, he's ignored pleas from leaders in blue states.
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Judge Running For Ohio Governor Boasts On Facebook He's Bedded 50 Women
What is happening?
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Virginia Democrat Emphasizes Health Care In His First General Election Ad In Governor's Race
Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam, a physician, has a narrow lead in a new poll.
Maryland Governor Welcomes President Of South Korea
Promoting better understanding and relations between the natio...
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