Jerry Springer, the former Cincinnati mayor best known to a generation of Americans for his eponymous tabloid talk show, is weighing a run for the Democratic nomination to be Ohio’s next governor, the Cincinnati Enquirer reported Wednesday.
Former Texas Gov. Mark White, a Democrat who championed public education reforms that included the landmark “no-pass, no-play” policy for high school athletes during his single term in office, has died.
West Virginia Democratic Gov. Jim Justice announced at a rally Thursday evening with President Trump that he is changing his political affiliation to the Republican party.
Virginia Lt. Governor Ralph Northam was projected to defeat a progressive challenger for the Democratic nomination in the commonwealth’s closely-watched race for governor, while former Republican National Committee chairman Ed Gillespie was projected t…
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott revived a so-called “bathroom bill” targeting transgender people Tuesday a week after the last try collapsed when powerful social conservatives deadlocked with Republican moderates backing business opponents such as Google, Faceb…
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott threatened to cut funding for one county after its sheriff announced the agency would be scaling back its cooperation with federal immigration.
North Carolina’s incoming Democratic governor sued Friday over a new law passed by Republican legislators to limit his powers as he prepares to take office.
North Carolina Gov.-elect Roy Cooper said Thursday he’s ready to fight in court against Republican legislation moving through a surprise General Assembly session that would undercut his powers as he takes office next month.
Three teenagers were in custody Monday night after the wife of Missouri Governor-elect Eric Greitens was robbed outside a St. Louis restaurant.
Incumbent Republican Pat McCrory was urged to concede the still-unresolved North Carolina governor’s race Monday nearly two weeks after Election Day.