South Carolina governor candidate shoots rattlesnake, pledges to end 'poisonous big gov't ways' in new ad

Attorney Catherine Templeton, a GOP candidate for governor in South Carolina, promised to go after the “snakes slithering around” the state capital in her latest campaign ad.  (CatherineTempleton.com) Catherine Templeton, a Republican candidate for governor in South Carolina, said in a recent campaign ad that she was given a gun to shoot snakes around a … More South Carolina governor candidate shoots rattlesnake, pledges to end 'poisonous big gov't ways' in new ad

Greg Pence wins GOP nomination for House seat once held by brother Mike Pence

FILE – In this Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, file photo, Greg Pence talks about his congressional campaign during an interview at Zaharakos in Columbus, Ind. Pence is running for the 6th Congressional District seat currently held by Rep. Luke Messer. ( Mike Wolanin/The Republic via AP, File) The older brother of Vice President Mike Pence … More Greg Pence wins GOP nomination for House seat once held by brother Mike Pence

Senate primary gets nasty: 'This is West Virginia, not NJ. We are respectable'

Turns out, the Garden State is a central part of the Senate primary in the Mountain State. That’s because the frontrunner in a Fox News poll of likely GOP Senate primary voters, Rep. Evan Jenkins, R-W.Va., is dismissive of his opponent Attorney General Patrick Morrisey’s combative style. Jenkins said Morrisey has a “New Jersey approach.” … More Senate primary gets nasty: 'This is West Virginia, not NJ. We are respectable'

Dem jabbing primary opponent on gun control was chief of staff for NRA-backed congressman

Democratic primary challenger is slamming her opponent for a “reckless” vote for gun legislation in Virginia, but she worked as chief of staff for an NRA-backed congressman  (AP ) Democrat Lindsey Davis Stover continued to take aim at primary opponent Jennifer Wexton for her “reckless” vote for 2016 gun legislation in the Virginia state senate, … More Dem jabbing primary opponent on gun control was chief of staff for NRA-backed congressman

'Sex and the City' star Cynthia Nixon could be New York's next governor: A look at her political activism

Actress Cynthia Nixon to run for NY governorship Former “Sex and the City” star Cynthia Nixon took to Twitter to announce her plan to run for New York governor. The actress will challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the Democratic primary in September. Cynthia Nixon, known as Miranda Hobbes by fans of HBO’s “Sex and the … More 'Sex and the City' star Cynthia Nixon could be New York's next governor: A look at her political activism

Alabama governor skips GOP primary debate, goes to ballgame instead

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey took office in April 2017, after her predecessor resigned over a sex scandal.  (Associated Press) Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey stoked the ire of her three Republican gubernatorial primary challengers Thursday night by skipping a televised candidates debate. Instead, Ivey attended a Birmingham Barons minor-league baseball game, where she threw out the … More Alabama governor skips GOP primary debate, goes to ballgame instead

Ohio Senate GOP primary pits 2 congressmen who think they can unseat Dem incumbent

CLEVELAND –  A few blocks away from the Quicken Loans Arena, site of the convention where Donald J. Trump officially accepted his party’s nomination, an investment banker who has never held elected office is hoping to channel the president’s success. “He’s kind of blazed the trail,” businessman Mike Gibbons told Fox News, about the president’s … More Ohio Senate GOP primary pits 2 congressmen who think they can unseat Dem incumbent

Illinois GOP Gov. Rauner in close primary race, Pritzker wins Democratic nomination

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner was locked in a tight Republican primary battle with an insurgent state legislator Tuesday evening, while businessman J.B. Pritzker was projected to cruise to victory in the Democratic contest. With 43 percent of precincts reporting, Rauner led state Rep. Jeanne Ives by 52 percent to 48 percent. Pritzker won 45 percent … More Illinois GOP Gov. Rauner in close primary race, Pritzker wins Democratic nomination

'Sex and the City' star Cynthia Nixon could be New York's next governor: A look at her political activism

Actress Cynthia Nixon to run for NY governorship Former “Sex and the City” star Cynthia Nixon took to Twitter to announce her plan to run for New York governor. The actress will challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the Democratic primary in September. Cynthia Nixon, known as Miranda Hobbes by fans of HBO’s “Sex and the … More 'Sex and the City' star Cynthia Nixon could be New York's next governor: A look at her political activism

'Sex and the City' star Cynthia Nixon could be New York's next governor: A look at her political activism

Cynthia Nixon, known as Miranda Hobbs by fans of HBO’s “Sex and the City” series, officially declared her candidacy for governor of New York on March 19 – challenging incumbent Democrat Andrew Cuomo. “New York is my home. I’ve never lived anywhere else,” Nixon said in a campaign video. “New York is where I was … More 'Sex and the City' star Cynthia Nixon could be New York's next governor: A look at her political activism