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...Scott went a step further Saturday by immediately relocated recruiters to armories.In an executive order, the Republican governor said he wants Guard recruiters to move from six storefront locations into armories until state officials can evaluate...
Nearly half of states expect to confront big budget gaps

...lawmakers in the Democratic-led General Assembly say spending cuts alone will not close the gap. In Kansas, the Republican governor and GOP-dominated Legislature now confront budget deficits after aggressive tax cutting that prompted them to...
Beyond Clinton, many 2016 hopefuls have used private emails

...governors. Christie, the current Republican governor, follows an executive order...Jersey. BOBBY JINDAL The Republican governor, who campaigned on a platform...spokeswoman for Wisconsin's Republican governor, touted the state's "strong...
Bob Franken: Let us prey

...the most offensive I've ever heard a president make in my lifetime," were the words of Virginia's former Republican governor Jim Gilmore. "He has offended every believing Christian in the United States." And of course Rush Limbaugh...
Cal Thomas: Let them eat cake

...Arizona has come a test of the motto conservative Christians like to invoke: "Hate the sin, love the sinner."Republican Governor Jan Brewer has vetoed the "religious freedom bill" passed by the Republican legislature. While there is no mention...
You get what you vote for

...this endless "special session" over have proven that elections matter; and that you get what you vote for. A Republican Governor, A Republican led House and Senate, and all we're getting is endless political fighting when session should...
Struggling governors could hurt GOP's Senate hopes

...embattled governors whose campaigns possibly could hurt their party's Senate nominee:It's hard to believe that a Republican governor and senator are struggling for re-election in one of the nation's most reliably GOP states. But they are...
Bob Franken: No October surprise party

...impression that the Obama administration was competently doing its job in the days after the storm and the fact that a Republican governor, Chris Christie, was saying so turned Mother Nature's surprise into a cakewalk at the polls for Mr. Obama...
Citing costs, Parnell rejects Medicaid expansion

...Alaska - Gov. Sean Parnell on Friday rejected calls to expand Medicaid in Alaska, citing cost concerns. The Republican governor has faced mounting pressure from health, advocacy and business organizations urging him to expand Medicaid under...

...GOP's pro-business wing, a split that Democrats hope to turn into a midterm election campaign issue.The Republican governor has made job creation and business expansion the centerpiece of her administration, and she was more than willing...


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