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NJ.com
Murphy vows to reverse Christie-era rule blocking details of child deathsnear deaths every year that are currently shielded from public view. Republica
NJ.com / Posted 6 hours ago
near deaths every year that are currently shielded from public view. Republican gubernatorial candidate Kim Guadagno, the lieutenant governor, said through a campaign spokesman she would consider repealing the rule. "As a mom, she knows education... Read more
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The News & Observer
Women are half of NC's population, but only a quarter of the General Assembly. What's to blame?photo Your inside source on North Carolina politics and government Bev Perdue
The News & Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
photo Your inside source on North Carolina politics and government Bev Perdue was taking a walk with her husband past the Governor's Mansion shortly before she was inaugurated in 2009 as the state's first and only female governor, looking through... Read more
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SaukValley.com
GUEST EDITORIAL: Diverse voices needed under Illinois' capitol domeSeventeen lawmakers have said they do not plan to run for their seat next year,
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
Seventeen lawmakers have said they do not plan to run for their seat next year, and seven are seeking another office. Eleven are Democrats, and 13 are Republican. Of the 13 Republicans, seven are House Republicans who broke ranks and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Turkey plans security steps over Iraqi Kurdish referendumSemdinli district on Saturday, killing one Turkish soldier and a worker in the
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
Semdinli district on Saturday, killing one Turkish soldier and a worker in the area of a military base, the Hakkari governor's office said in a statement. The PKK launched its separatist insurgency in 1984. More than 40,000 people have been... Read more
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Al.com
With Alabama Senate seat, McConnell saw opportunity for GOP to reach out to womenallegations that he used public resources to conceal an affair with a married a
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
allegations that he used public resources to conceal an affair with a married aide. His replacement: a woman. Former lieutenant governor Kay Ivey, R, assumed his seat in the governor's mansion. All of that aside, McConnell had a point. The... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
John Sharp: an unlikely recovery czar takes chargepolitician with a ski nose like Bob Hope and a charming, good-old-boy approach
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
politician with a ski nose like Bob Hope and a charming, good-old-boy approach to match, the last Democrat to win state office two decades ago who has since become a go-to for Republican governors to fix complex problems or push through... Read more
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11 News Houston
Governor Abbott announces major staff changespreserve the freedom that Texans hold dear. With their help, we achieved the ma
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
preserve the freedom that Texans hold dear. With their help, we achieved the many priorities I set forth since I came into office, and they helped make Texas a better place." With two regular sessions and a special session under his belt, the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Governor Abbott announces major staff changespreserve the freedom that Texans hold dear. With their help, we achieved the ma
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 days ago
preserve the freedom that Texans hold dear. With their help, we achieved the many priorities I set forth since I came into office, and they helped make Texas a better place." With two regular sessions and a special session under his belt, the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Herbert to officiate wedding of Democratic state lawmakerLAKE CITY (AP) — Gov. Gary Herbert will officiate the wedding Monday evening of
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
LAKE CITY (AP) — Gov. Gary Herbert will officiate the wedding Monday evening of a Democratic state lawmaker. Herbert's office says the Republican governor will perform the wedding of state Rep. Karen Kwan of Taylorsville and Travis Lee Dahl at... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Kennedy Unveils Joy as Running Matean attempted robbery. Xavier wanted to be involved in politics, and that's part
NBC Chicago / Posted 11 days ago
an attempted robbery. Xavier wanted to be involved in politics, and that's part of the reason that Joy is seeking political office for the first time ever. "We are determined to turn pain into purpose," he said. "Our son Xavier believed in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Bloodied and half-blind, this cop’s grip was the last defense against disasterEditor's note: This story contains graphic details, images and video. RIVERSID
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
Editor's note: This story contains graphic details, images and video. RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Highway Patrol Officer Dane Norem rushed out of his car, sprinted to the curb, jumped and grabbed the suicidal man by the ankle just as he straddled the top of... Read more
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Al.com
Observers see Ivey as front-runner in Alabama governor's raceobservers already say it will be a formidable task to dislodge Gov. Kay Ivey fr
Al.com / Posted 12 days ago
observers already say it will be a formidable task to dislodge Gov. Kay Ivey from her position as front-runner in the governor's race. Jess Brown, retired professor of political science at Athens State University, said Ivey stands to benefit... Read more
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BC Local News
Plecas: I never liedfive years in Abbotsford South riding Plecas said Wednesday, though, that his
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
five years in Abbotsford South riding Plecas said Wednesday, though, that his thinking on the matter shifted after the Lieutenant Governor granted the Green and NDP party the opportunity to form government after Christy Clark's throne speech... Read more
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NJ.com
Christie, Scott Walker raise cash in N.J. -- and champion Guadagnothe event in Middletown, which raised $2.1 million for the RGA, said spokesman
NJ.com / Posted 14 days ago
the event in Middletown, which raised $2.1 million for the RGA, said spokesman Jon Thompson. Guadagno, the state's lieutenant governor who is running in November's race to succeed Christie, was a guest at the fundraiser. It was held at the... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Q-and-A with Democratic governor candidate Tio Hardimanplan to make our campaign a historic campaign, which means the first African-Am
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 15 days ago
plan to make our campaign a historic campaign, which means the first African-American governor and female African-American lieutenant governor on the same ticket. Plus, we have a 2020 plan, which is powered by the people of Illinois. We plan to... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Q-and-A with Democratic governor candidate Tio Hardimanplan to make our campaign a historic campaign, which means the first African-Am
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 15 days ago
plan to make our campaign a historic campaign, which means the first African-American governor and female African-American lieutenant governor on the same ticket. Plus, we have a 2020 plan, which is powered by the people of Illinois. We plan to... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
116th Air Control Wing ready to mobilize for Irma reliefride-alongs with the police department, and we supported them in any way they h
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 18 days ago
ride-alongs with the police department, and we supported them in any way they had asked us to support them,” Andrews said. Lieutenant Colonel Stephen Baffic commands the Medical Group Detachment One, which responds to Georgia disasters. The 47... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Veteran Texas Democrat to head Harvey rebuilding effortin U.S. history. John Sharp is chancellor of Texas A&M University and doesn't
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
in U.S. history. John Sharp is chancellor of Texas A&M University and doesn't plan to leave that job while heading the new Governor's Commission to Rebuild Texas. Sharp is tasked with overseeing state and local spending — especially on efforts to... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Veteran Texas Democrat to head Harvey rebuilding effortin U.S. history. John Sharp is chancellor of Texas A&M University and doesn't
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 days ago
in U.S. history. John Sharp is chancellor of Texas A&M University and doesn't plan to leave that job while heading the new Governor's Commission to Rebuild Texas. Sharp is tasked with overseeing state and local spending - especially on efforts to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Veteran Texas Democrat to head Harvey rebuilding effortin U.S. history. John Sharp is chancellor of Texas A&M University and doesn't
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
in U.S. history. John Sharp is chancellor of Texas A&M University and doesn't plan to leave that job while heading the new Governor's Commission to Rebuild Texas. Sharp is tasked with overseeing state and local spending — especially on efforts to... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
IL Gov. signs executive order for Opioid Overdose Prevention and Intervention Task ForceIllinois Governor Bruce Rauner signed an executive order on Wednesday, Sept. 6
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 19 days ago
Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner signed an executive order on Wednesday, Sept. 6 that created the governor's Opioid Overdose Prevention and Intervention Task Force. It's called Executive Order 17-05 and it will be co-chaired by Lt. Gov. Evelyn... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Incumbent Ivey raises money for 2018 Alabama governor racecreated a campaign committee and related nonprofit. Both are signs that she int
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 20 days ago
created a campaign committee and related nonprofit. Both are signs that she intends to run. Ivey, who had been the state's lieutenant governor, was catapulted to the governor's office in April with the resignation of Gov. Robert Bentley. She is... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Catoosa County developing career academy to prepare students for jobsof commerce and economic development authority helped form after some businesse
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
of commerce and economic development authority helped form after some businesses threatened to leave, said Irene Munn, the lieutenant governor's policy director. At that school, a board of business leaders and technical college officials decided... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Rep. Love: ‘I’m not planning on resigning’ amid calls for punishment for FB commentnot planning on resigning,” Rep. Warren Love said. In a phone interview, Love
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 25 days ago
not planning on resigning,” Rep. Warren Love said. In a phone interview, Love is clear – he will not step down from office after his comments on Facebook. In the shared post about vandals throwing paint on a confederate monument – Love... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Rep. Love: ‘I’m not planning on resigning’ amid calls for punishment for FB commentnot planning on resigning,” Rep. Warren Love said. In a phone interview, Love
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 25 days ago
not planning on resigning,” Rep. Warren Love said. In a phone interview, Love is clear – he will not step down from office after his comments on Facebook. In the shared post about vandals throwing paint on a confederate monument – Love... Read more
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BBC News
Why was Houston not evacuated before Hurricane Harvey?order to stay put and find shelter. Following Mr Abbott's warning, Francisco S
BBC News / Posted 27 days ago
order to stay put and find shelter. Following Mr Abbott's warning, Francisco Sanchez, a spokesman for the Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, tweeted that residents should listen to local officials and ignore the... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Many lawmakers leaving capital amid toxic political climateMcAsey, D-Lockport, who resigned to move out of state for her husband's job. Th
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 29 days ago
McAsey, D-Lockport, who resigned to move out of state for her husband's job. They also include lawmakers seeking other offices, including Sen. Daniel Biss, D-Evanston, who is is running for governor; Rep. Laura Fine, D-Glenview, who is running... Read more

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