Arkansas’ GOP Governor Digs Into The ‘Cost’ Of A Trump Endorsement

Hutchinson told CNN anchor Erin Burnett that he believes there’s a “diminishing” number of fellow lawmakers in his party who believe a Trump endorsement would lead them to an election…

Arkansas GOP governor says Trump’s meeting with Holocaust denier is ‘very troubling’ and ’empowering’ for extremism

CNN  —  Former President Donald Trump’s meeting last week with White nationalist and Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes was “very troubling” and “empowering” for extremism, Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Sunday.…

Polio: New York governor declares state disaster emergency amid circulating poliovirus evidence, samples found in 5 counties

Sequence analysis of wastewater surveillance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found poliovirus samples in Nassau County, bringing the total to 5 counties — Rockland County, Orange County, Sullivan County,…

Kari Lake, Combative Hard-Right Former TV Anchor, Wins GOP Nod For Arizona Governor

Kari Lake, the former TV news anchor who built a campaign on bashing the media as propagandists and promoting falsehoods about the 2020 election, won the GOP nomination for governor…

Senate Confirms Philip Jefferson as a Fed Governor

Philip N. Jefferson, a college administrator and academic economist, was confirmed to the Federal Reserve’s Board of Governors on Wednesday. Senators approved him for the job in an overwhelming bipartisan…

Tate Reeves, Mississippi governor, declines to rule out contraception bans, saying his state ‘isn’t presently focused’ on it

“And while I’m sure there will be conversations around America regarding [birth control] it’s not something that we’ve spent a lot of time focused on,” Reeves told CNN’s Jake Tapper…

What Oklahoma’s governor and others get wrong about tribal sovereignty

Washington CNN  —  A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Race Deconstructed newsletter. To get it in your inbox every week, sign up for free here. Native American leaders…

A Fed governor says the latest inflation data reaffirms the case for big rate increases.

Christopher J. Waller, one of the Federal Reserve’s governors in Washington, said on Wednesday that recent economic data suggests that the central bank should raise interest rates by more than…

Kentucky’s Democratic governor vetoes anti-trans sports ban

In a veto letter signed Wednesday, Beshear said guidelines regarding transgender student-athletes are already being implemented by the Kentucky High School Athletic Association. “Under the KHSAA policy, a student-athlete cannot…

Gretchen Whitmer: Trial starts for 4 men accused of plotting to kidnap Michigan governor

Adam Fox, Barry Croft, Daniel Harris and Brandon Caserta face federal charges of conspiring to kidnap the Democratic governor. Fox, Croft and Harris face additional charges of conspiring to use…