January 18, 2022

Former Democrat Virginia governor praises Glenn Youngkin’s focus on education

Former Virginia Democratic Gov. L. Douglas Wilder praised newly-minted Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin and Lt. Gov. Winsome Sears as uniters of people, telling Fox News on Monday he was heartened to see the new administration make public education a focal point on a weekend when the nation remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Wilder, 91, […]

Ron DeSantis: Coronavirus Made People Realize ‘The Governor Is More Consequential in Your Daily Lives’ than POTUS

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) is predicting increased enthusiasm in the midterm elections this year, as the Chinese coronavirus, he said, has made people realize that the “governor has been more consequential in your daily lives than even the President of the United States.” DeSantis, speaking on a Friday episode of the variety program Ruthless,…

Nebraska governor to assert eminent domain over Colorado in fight over water supply

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is planning to use eminent domain to take land in Colorado to build a canal off the South Platte River, claiming that a 99-year-old agreement allows him to do it. The two states signed the South Platte River Compact in April 1923, granting […]

New York Makes Major Adjustment to COVID-19 Hospitalization Reporting: Governor

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said the state is making an adjustment regarding how hospitals will report patient intake by separating hospitalizations with COVID-19 or because of COVID-19 amid an increase of cases driven, in part, by the Omicron variant. “So we’re looking at a critical moment…

Republicans win Virginia governor race, lead in New Jersey, in shocking results just 10 months into Biden term

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! In Tuesday’s New Jersey and Virginia governor races, Republicans massively outperformed nearly all expectations in results that would have been dismissed as nearly impossible by most observers just a few months ago.  Republican candidate Glenn Youngkin beat former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat, after President Biden […]

Kentucky's missing tornado victims have been accounted for, governor says

All Kentuckians missing from the deadly tornadoes and storms that hit last weekend have been accounted for, Gov. Andy Beshear said in an update Saturday.  At least 78 people have died in the state – among 92 across several states — after twisters ripped through parts of the Midwest and South.  “That’s just a huge […]

Report: Wisconsin, Michigan Among Eight Governor Races Shifting Toward Republicans

Republicans are seeing improved prospects in eight states’ gubernatorial contests next year, according to the Cook Political Report. The nonpartisan outlet, which analyzes elections and is often used as a resource among campaigns, updated its ratings for 11 gubernatorial races this week and moved eight in a favorable direction for Republicans, while shifting three toward…

Kash’s Corner: Connecting the Dots on the Origins of the Steele Dossier

“Just let that sit for a second. The guy who wrote the Steele dossier and was paid hundreds of thousands of dollars to do it—Christopher Steele—by the DNC and Hillary campaign was introduced to a sub-source by Fiona Hill, the very lady who went into the Trump White House and then conjured up the Ukraine…

Ciattarelli to Concede New Jersey Gubernatorial Race to Incumbent Governor

Jack Ciattarelli, a Republican who challenged New Jersey incumbent governor Phil Murphy in the 2021 gubernatorial race, is expected to concede on Friday, reported the New Jersey Herald. As of Thursday, Murphy leads Ciattarelli by nearly 74,000 votes with all votes counted, stated NJ.com, citing The Associated Press. Murphy received 51 percent of the votes while Ciattarelli…

Stock Wars: Aerojet Rocketdyne vs. Maxar

Benzinga’s weekly Stock Wars matches up two leaders in a major industry sector with the goal of determining which company is the better investment. This week, the duel is between two companies in the aerospace industry: Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings Inc. and Maxar Technologies Inc. The Case For Aerojet Rocketdyne This rocket and missile propulsion manufacturer…

Arkansas Governor Endorses Sarah Huckabee Sanders To Be His Successor

November 12, 2021 11:46 PM ET Republican Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson endorsed Sarah Huckabee Sanders, press secretary under President Donald Trump, Friday to be his successor when his term is up after the 2022 elections.“I’ve known Sarah Huckabee Sanders most of her life and know firsthand her love for our state and her heart for…

Poll: Virtual Tie In Virginia Governor Race with Less Than One Month Left

There is a virtual tie in the Virginia gubernatorial race between former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) and Republican nominee Glenn Youngkin, with less than a month left before the polls close. The latest Emerson College/Nexstar Media poll revealed with less than one month out from Election Day, McAuliffe has a one-point lead in the poll against Youngkin, 49 percent…

Jesse Watters Says Michael Eric Dyson Prefers White Governor Who Wears Blackface Over Black Lt. Gov.

November 05, 2021 7:37 PM ET Fox News Host Jesse Watters criticized Reverend and professor Michael Eric Dyson Friday for the rant he unleashed Wednesday on MSNBC that targeted Winsome Sears, the recently elected Republican Lieutenant Governor of Virginia.“There is a black mouth moving but a white idea running on the runway of a tongue…

Red Flag Law Opponent Winsome Sears Wins Virginia’s Lt. Governor Race

Pro-Second Amendment, anti-red flag Winsome Sears (R) emerged as the victor in Tuesday’s lieutenant governor election in Virginia. In April of this year, the former Marine made clear that she will not support a red flag law in Virginia: Beautiful day ☀️ = Range day! Marines know how to use guns and I won’t ever…

Poll: Republican New Hampshire Governor Sununu Leads Democrat Senator Hassan in 2022 Matchup

Even though Republican New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu has yet to announce his run for the U.S. Senate, more voters would vote for him in 2022 than Democrat incumbent Sen. Maggie Hassan, according to a Granite State Poll released on Thursday. The poll, which was conducted by the University of New Hampshire Survey Center, found that 45…

Report: Virginia Dept. of Education Told Schools to ‘Embrace Critical Race Theory’ While Terry McAuliffe Was Governor

Former Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D), who persistently denies Critical Race Theory (CRT) exists in schools, oversaw the Virginia Department of Education in 2015 when it encouraged using CRT, according to a slideshow that surfaced this week. The slideshow, unearthed by investigative reporter Christopher Rufo, is titled “Legal Implications of School Discipline: Street ‘CRED’ (Culturally Responsive and…

Democrats Mock Bill de Blasio’s Plans to Run for NY Governor: ‘Osama bin Laden Is Probably More Popular’

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) is being mocked over his reported plans to run for governor of New York. “Osama bin Laden is probably more popular in Suffolk County than Bill de Blasio,” Rich Schaffer, chairman of the county’s Democratic committee, told the New York Times. “De Blasio, I would say, would…

New York Governor Hochul Says Unvaccinated ‘Aren’t Listening To God’

Americans who have not yet been vaccinated “aren’t listening to God,” Democratic New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said during a service at the Brooklyn Christian Cultural Center.“We are not through this pandemic,” the governor told those gathered Sunday. “I wished we were but I prayed a lot to God during this time and you know…

EXCLUSIVE: Family of Incoming Border-State Governor in Mexico Allegedly Profited from Gulf Cartel

The immediate family of an incoming Mexican border-state governor allegedly has a long history of profiting from the Gulf Cartel, a series of documents obtained by Breitbart Texas revealed. The parents of the politician allegedly embezzled properties and money from a captured top boss and are currently under investigation for the use of shell companies…

Texas Governor Tests Positive for COVID-19

The office of Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced Tuesday afternoon the governor tested positive for COVID-19. He is reported to be isolating in the Governor’s Mansion. “Governor Greg Abbott today tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. The Governor has been testing daily, and today was the first positive test result. Governor Abbott is in constant…

‘The Question Is What Else Has He Forgotten’: DeSantis Responds To Biden’s ‘Governor Who?’ Comment

August 06, 2021 4:06 PM ET Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida responded Friday to President Joe Biden’s “governor who?” comment that the president made Thursday when a reporter asked him about their ongoing feud. “I guess I’m not surprised that Biden doesn’t remember me. I guess the question is what else has he forgotten?”…

‘If I Weren’t As Sure As I Am That He Will Be Impeached, I Would Leave’: Cuomo Staffer Says The Governor Needs To Go

A member of Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s executive chamber described to the Daily Caller News Foundation a culture of anger and frustration in Cuomo’s office as employees attempt to serve the state of New York amid the chaos of the governor’s #METOO allegations.  “If I weren’t as sure as I am that he…

Report: Facebook Executive Helped Governor Cuomo Smear Accuser

According to a recent investigation by the New York attorney general’s office, a communications manager at Facebook helped Governor Andrew Cuomo smear a woman who accused him of sexual harassment. The New York Post reports that a top communications manager at Facebook worked with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) to fight allegations of sexual misconduct. According to…

The Governor of Florida, DeSantis Expresses Solidarity With Protesters in Cuba

Texas Governor Seeks Survey of Property Damages Caused by Migrant Crisis

Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Thursday urged landowners in border communities affected by the influx of unlawful immigration to complete a Self-Reporting Damage Survey administered by the Division of Emergency Management’s iSTAT tool. Abbott’s urged in a statement, “I strongly encourage Texas landowners along the border to report any personal property damages they incur due…

Governor Vetoes Funding For Texas Legislature After Showdown Over Voting Reform

Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott vetoed funding for the state’s Legislature Friday after Democrats walked out at the last minute to oppose the GOP’s new voting reform law. ”Funding should not be provided for those who quit their job early, leaving their state with unfinished business and exposing taxpayers to higher costs for an additional…

Jack Ciattarelli Wins Republican Primary for New Jersey Governor

Jack Ciattarelli, a former state assemblyman, is set to challenge New Jersey Democrat Gov. Phil Murphy in November after he clinched the Republican nomination for governor in the primary election on Tuesday. Fifty-nine year-old Ciattarelli won more than 49 percent of the vote in the Republican primary with nearly 80 percent of precincts reporting, and…

Oklahoma Governor Signs Bill Banning Teaching of Critical Race Theory

Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) signed a bill Friday that will ban the teaching of Critical Race Theory (CRT) in the state’s public schools. CRT is a Marxist-based philosophy that embraces the concept that all social and cultural issues should be viewed through the lens of race and racial identity. Critics of CRT say its…

GOP Montana Governor Offers Get Back to Work Bonuses, Cancels Federal Jobless Programs

The Republican governor in Montana is tackling the labor shortage because people are collecting unemployment checks that pay more than their jobs by offering $1,200 “return to work” bonuses. Gov. Greg Gianforte announced Tuesday that the state would be the first in the country to opt out of federal unemployment benefit programs and put in…

Arkansas Bill Banning Planned Parenthood from Public Schools Sent to Governor

The Arkansas legislature has overwhelmingly passed a bill that would ban Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers from providing resources in the state’s public schools. The legislation, which passed in the state Senate Monday by a vote of 27-5, and earlier in the state House by a vote of 73-18, would block Planned Parenthood from…

Source: