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EXCLUSIVE: Governor Stitt Wants To Make Oklahoma ‘The Most Pro-Life State In The Country’

Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt held a ceremonial signing of nine pro-life bills Thursday, telling the Daily Caller News Foundation that he intends to make Oklahoma “the most pro-life state in the country.”“The Tenth Amendment clearly states what is not designated to the federal government belongs to the state in terms of rights,” Stitt told the…

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Kentucky governor says COVID-19 situation is ‘dire’

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear (D) said on Sunday that COVID-19 situation in the state is “dire,” with a record number of hospitalizations amid soaring cases.“We are setting case records. We have a record number of Kentuckians in the hospital battling COVID in the ICU, battling for their lives. We have a record number of families that…

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Wisconsin governor asks judge to make Trump ‘personally’ pay expenses for failed election lawsuit

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers (Melina Mara – Pool/Getty Images) This article originally appeared on Raw Story Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers is asking U.S. District Judge Brett Ludwig to make former President Donald Trump personally the state’s legal expenses related to the multiple failed lawsuits he and his campaign filed in an effort to overturn the…

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Texas Governor Bans COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates

Texas Governor Greg Abbott speaks at the National Rifle Association convention in Dallas, Texas, May 4, 2018. (Lucas Jackson/Reuters) Texas Governor Greg Abbott issued an executive order on Wednesday banning government entities from enforcing COVID-19 vaccine mandates in the state regardless of a vaccine’s approval status with the FDA. “Vaccine requirements and exemptions have historically…

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In Last Act as Governor, Andrew Cuomo Appears to Abandon Dog at Albany Mansion

Soon after Andrew Cuomo announced that he would be resigning as governor of New York—a move that will become official at midnight tonight—a number of people expressed concern that he might stage a comeback by running, and winning, a fourth term. On Monday, though, any hopes of a second act appeared to be dashed when…

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Maryland Governor Larry Hogan Says Americans ‘Can’t Wait That Long’ for COVID Booster Shots

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan said Sunday that he’s pushing for the federal government to allow Americans to receive a third dose of COVID-19 vaccine before the current timeframe, stating that citizens “can’t wait that long.”The current recommendation calls for people to receive a third shot eight months after receiving their second dose of the Pfizer…

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Governor tours flood area as Arizona sees 4 deaths in a week

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Friday toured a small community where recent flooding inundated homes and led to two deaths, part of a trail of destruction in the state unleashed by a fierce monsoon season.The governor praised the resiliency of the people of Gila Bend, 50 miles (80 kilometers) southwest of Phoenix,…

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Texas Governor Greg Abbott Tests Positive for COVID

Texas Governor Greg Abbott at the annual National Rifle Association convention in Dallas, Texas, May 4, 2018. (Lucas Jackson/Reuters) Texas Governor Greg Abbott has tested positive for COVID, according to his office. His administration is executing a contingency plan and taking all necessary steps to ensure the government’s continued functioning. A statement on Abbott’s illness…

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Texas’ GOP governor is now asking for out-of-state help for COVID surge after banning mask mandates

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday called on hospitals to delay elective procedures and said he is working to find out-of-state medical workers to assist with an alarming surge of COVID patients that has quickly filled up the state’s ICUs. The Republican governor sent a letter to the Texas Hospital Association asking hospitals to “voluntarily postpone…

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Missouri Governor Pardons Couple Who Pointed Guns at BLM Protesters

Mark and Patricia McCloskey pleaded guilty to harassment and assault over the June 2020 incident Getty Images Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced Tuesday that he pardoned the St. Louis couple who pointed their guns at protesters from a Black Lives Matter rally in June 2020. The couple eventually pleaded guilty to misdemeanors after being indicted…