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With Harry Reid’s Help, Moderate Democrat Triumphs In Nevada Governor Primary

With Harry Reid’s Help, Moderate Democrat Triumphs In Nevada Governor PrimaryClark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak won the Democratic nomination for



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Democrat Gavin Newsom Wins California Governor Primary But GOP Avoids Shutout

Democrat Gavin Newsom Wins California Governor Primary But GOP Avoids ShutoutDemocrat Gavin Newsom won Tuesday’s primary in the race for California governor and Republican John Cox finished in a strong second place, ensuring Republicans won’t be shut out of the race to replace retiring Gov. Jerry Brown.



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Kristi Noem Defeats Marty Jackley In South Dakota Republican Primary For Governor

Kristi Noem Defeats Marty Jackley In South Dakota Republican Primary For GovernorRep. Kristi Noem advanced a step closer to becoming the first woman to serve



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'It is happening everywhere' Texas mass shooting victims tell governor

'It is happening everywhere' Texas mass shooting victims tell governorVictims and survivors of mass shootings in Texas choked back tears, recounted the bloodshed that unfolded before their eyes and pleaded with Governor Greg Abbott on Thursday to improve safety so that another massacre does not take place. “May 18th came around and it finally happened to our school and we weren’t surprised,” said Grace Johnson, a senior at Santa Fe High School, the latest campus in a string of deadly U.S. mass shootings that stoked a debate about the best ways to stop the carnage. “Why Santa Fe and we said why not.



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Texas governor supports 2 small gun rules after shooting

Texas governor supports 2 small gun rules after shootingAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday he could support stronger regulations for gun storage and quicker reporting to law enforcement when a court has determined someone is mentally ill in order to keep them from having weapons.



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Texas considers 'red flag' law in wake of school shooting: governor

Texas considers 'red flag' law in wake of school shooting: governorBy Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – Texas Governor Greg Abbott sought consensus on firearms in a second round of talks on preventing gun violence on campus on Wednesday and may look at “red flag laws” to keep guns out of the hands of people deemed by a judge to be danger to themselves or others. After last week’s fatal shooting of 10 people in a Houston-area high school, Abbott invited the Texas State Rifle Association, affiliated with the National Rifle Association, and Texas Gun Sense, which favors tighter gun laws, to join him in Austin, the state capital. Alice Tripp, legislative director of the Texas State Rifle Association, told reporters after the meeting she found “no common ground” with groups at the session supporting tougher gun laws.



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Lupe Valdez Makes History In Texas By Winning Democratic Nod For Governor

Lupe Valdez Makes History In Texas By Winning Democratic Nod For GovernorFormer Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez won the Democratic gubernatorial



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Lupe Valdez Makes History In Texas By Winning Democratic Nod For Governor

Lupe Valdez Makes History In Texas By Winning Democratic Nod For GovernorFormer Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez won the Democratic gubernatorial



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GOP Candidate Who Pointed Gun At Teenager Advances To Georgia Governor Primary Runoff

GOP Candidate Who Pointed Gun At Teenager Advances To Georgia Governor Primary RunoffA Republican candidate who pointed a gun at a teenager in a campaign ad has



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Governor of New Jersey confirms fatalities in school bus crash

Governor of New Jersey confirms fatalities in school bus crashOn Thursday, May 17, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy gave an update on the fatal school bus crash in Mount Olive Township, N.J.



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