governors races

State lawmakers could choose the next governor because of a little-noticed 1890 provision designed to disenfranchise Black voters.
Republican Rep. Greg Gianforte admitted to body-slamming a reporter on the eve of winning a 2017 special election.
As he gears up for a potential race against Bullock, Gianforte's support for socially conservative policies has drawn scrutiny
Political experts in the Bluegrass State have hypothesized that Bevin won because his two main opponents -- Comer and businessman
Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) announced Monday that she won't run for governor in 2016, though she may face a potentially
Whether it was the minimum wage, paid sick leave or reproductive rights, majorities of voters in states around the country
In a similar line of attack, the Republican Governors Association is highlighting Democrat Paul Davis' presence at a strip
"A lot of people were put off by his comments," Clark told HuffPost. Clark, like McCord, has experienced a political adjustment
The ad, of course, ends with a pun: "Next debate airs Tuesday. It's going to be cool." What's happening in your district
While the odds favor a Republican takeover of the U.S. Senate, the story is slightly different across the gubernatorial map
Kansas' budget woes are so dire that the state government has resorted to selling off furry handcuffs and vibrators seized by its revenue department.
Democrats noted the irony of the sale, given that Republicans allied with Gov. Sam Brownback (R) had criticized Brownback's
ARIZONA-9: What makes the race in this Tempe-based district interesting is that it's not shaping up to be a repeat of 2012
The last Republican Senate primary of note will be held Sept. 9 in New Hampshire, where former Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) may
The only question now is if the anyone-but-Abercrombie guy, David Ige, can wage an effective statewide race against two guys who have already done it (Aiona and Hannemann).
CONNECTICUT GOVERNOR: Two Republicans are competing to take on Gov. Dan Malloy (D) this fall. The race is between Tom Foley