US Governors Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Senators Say Acting U.S. Attorney in Eastern Virginia Should Keep JobRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WCAV

    Virginia's U.S. senators are recommending that the top federal prosecutor in northern Virginia, Richmond and Hampton Roads stay on as U.S. Attorney. Dana Boente has been acting U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia since Neil MacBride resigned in 2013.

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  2. 5 Things You Need To Know About Martin O'MalleyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ThinkProgress

    Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is scheduled to announce on Saturday at an event in Baltimore , the city he led as mayor for six years, that he is running for the Democratic nomination for president. O'Malley, who chaired the Democratic Governors' Association for two years, has tried to establish himself as a more progressive alternative to likely frontrunner Hillary Clinton.

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  3. A divided Baltimore watches Martin O'Malley's presidential campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    Just days before announcing his campaign for president, Martin O'Malley placed a telephone call to Parris Glendening, the former Maryland governor. Their conversation turned at one point to the violent riots that engulfed Baltimore last month over the death of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man whose treatment in police custody intensified the national debate about police treatment of racial minorities.

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  4. Can O'Malley rally liberals against Clinton?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WPTV Local News

    "There are two phrases that I hear again and again and again. New leadership, and getting things done," said former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley in a campaign ad .

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  5. O'Malley Set To Challenge Hillary Clinton In 2016 Democratic Presidential RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBUR-AM Boston

    Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, right, talks with New Hampshire State Rep. Bob Backus, left, and former State Sen. Peter Burling before a private meeting with New Hampshire Democrats, Wednesday, May 13, 2015, in Concord, N.H. Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is ready to enter the Democratic presidential campaign with a longshot challenge to Hillary Rodham Clinton for the 2016 nomination. For the site of the official announcement Saturday morning, O'Malley picked a park in Baltimore, where he served as mayor before winning two terms as governor.

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  6. Martin O'Malley to challenge ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Martin O'Malley is expected to launch his presidential campaign Saturday with an appeal to the party's progressive base that he hopes will upend the conventional wisdom that Hillary Clinton is destined to clinch the Democratic nomination. The former Maryland governor will unveil his campaign in Baltimore, the city where he was once mayor -- a role that is central to his political persona.

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  7. New Hampshire veterans cemetery marks Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    While many New Hampshire communities marked Memorial Day last weekend and Monday, another ceremony is planned at the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery. The cemetery staff and the American Legion are hosting the event in Boscawen on Saturday.

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  8. A call to elect more women to public office in N.J. | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Jersey Journal

    Primary day is June 2. Despite the fact that this is a critical day in our electoral process, most of us will stay home and forego our right to decide whose names will appear on our ballots come November. In years without a presidential election, well under half of eligible voters go to the polls.

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  9. Divided Baltimore watches Martin O'MalleyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Just days before announcing his campaign for president, Martin O'Malley placed a telephone call to Parris Glendening, the former Maryland governor. Their conversation turned at one point to the violent riots that engulfed Baltimore last month over the death of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man whose treatment in police custody intensified the national debate about police treatment of racial minorities.

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  10. Flashback: Martin O'Malley on Hillary Clinton and - new ideas for a...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Palm Beach Post

    Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley at a Palm Beach County Democratic Party reception in West Palm Beach last September. That's former County Commissioner Burt Aaronson behind O'Malley's shoulder.

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  11. Kansas Republicans Concede They Must Raise TaxesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    "With the state facing a $400 million budget hole for the coming fiscal year, the conservatives who dominate the Legislature here say they are agonizing over the likelihood of doing something that did not seem to be in their DNA: raising taxes," the New York Times reports. "Just three years ago, many of these lawmakers passed the largest tax cuts in state history, saying they would lead to economic growth.

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  12. Perry endorsed by American Sniper widowRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    As Rick Perry prepares to formally announce his new presidential campaign next week, his aides are promoting an endorsement from the widow of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle. In an email, Taya Kyle praises both the former Texas governor and his wife, Anita Perry, saying that "I've had an up-close view of their humility and commitment to doing the right thing for people regardless of who gets the credit."

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  13. California bill would increase penalties for drug users, multiply budget for testingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | MMAFighting.com

    Currently, CSAC can only fine fighters $2,500 if they pop for drugs. The bill, entitled SB 469 , also makes it clear that the use of substances prohibited by the World Anti-Doping Agency is not only against CSAC rules, but also against California law.

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  14. Martin O'Malley Expected to Announce Democratic Presidential BidRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Former Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley is expected to announce Saturday in Baltimore that he will seek the Democratic nomination for president in 2016, launching a long-shot challenge against front-runner Hillary Clinton.

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  15. Tait, Berry named to head agencies in Pence administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Gov. Mike Pence has appointed Sara Gonso Tait as the new executive director of the Indiana Gaming Commission and former state Republican Party Chairman Tim Berry as director of the Department of Financial Institutions. Tait will move up from her position as the commission's general counsel to replace the retiring Ernest Yelton on Monday.

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  16. California panel mandates low-water lawns on new and renovated buildingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Driven by a historic drought, California regulators on Friday mandated that lawns and other landscaping on new and renovated homes and buildings across the parched state guzzle less water. The state Building Standards Commission voted to change development rules to reduce the demand for water.

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  17. Walker jabs Clintons over foundation claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CNN

    Prospective Republican White House candidate Scott Walker on Friday accused Bill and Hillary Clinton of wanting to live by different rules than other Americans, after the former President hit out at negative stories that have dogged his foundation. The Wisconsin governor told reporters aboard a boat cruise with Republican activists in New Hampshire that the controversy around the foundation's funding and donors, as well as a storm over a private email account Hillary Clinton used while secretary of state, meant that there would be a "sharp" contrast between the Republican and "likely" Democratic nominee in next year's election.

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  18. O'Malley 2016 announcement on Baltimore's Federal HillRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Post

    Martin O'Malley will appear Saturday morning in Baltimore, the city he lives in and led as mayor for seven years, to announce that he is running for president. The Democrat, who also served two terms as Maryland governor, faces long odds in his effort to topple overwhelming party favorite Hillary Rodham Clinton.

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  19. Income gap, tax policy closely linkedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    People are becoming increasingly aware of the income gap - the growing spread between incomes at the top and the bottom. Proposed solutions range from levying a higher income tax on the wealthy to raising the minimum wage to doing nothing in the belief the market take care of the problem.

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  20. The Daily Beast Thinks There's a 'Right-Wing War on Lena Dunham'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    Amy Zimmerman recently wrote an article for the Daily Beast on the "Right-Wing War on Lena Dunham." She asks "Why are conservatives so threatened by a 29-year-old TV showrunner and author?" Somehow this article landed in the Politics section of the liberal news website.

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