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Ryan Zinke Would 'Sell His Grandkids For Big Oil,' Says Washington Governor

Ryan Zinke Would 'Sell His Grandkids For Big Oil,' Says Washington GovernorWashington Gov. Jay Inslee slammed Ryan Zinke's record on the environment



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Transgender Candidate Wins Vt. Governor Primary

Transgender Candidate Wins Vt. Governor PrimaryChristine Hallquist, the transgender former Vermont energy company executive, who won the state’s Democratic primary is turning her sights on the November election and her upcoming political battle with the Republican incumbent. (Aug. 15)



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14-year-old boy uses legal quirk to run for Vermont governor

14-year-old boy uses legal quirk to run for Vermont governorBURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — One of the four Vermont Democrats seeking the party nomination to run for governor in the fall election isn't old enough to vote, let alone drive.



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In first, transgender woman wins Democratic nomination for Vermont governor

In first, transgender woman wins Democratic nomination for Vermont governorThe win “is a defining moment in the movement for trans equality,” Annise Parker, president and CEO of LGBTQ Victory Fund, which seeks to elect lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender candidates, said in a statement. The contest comes at a time of uncertainty for transgender rights, which expanded under the administration of Democratic President Barack Obama.



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Former Virginia governor remembers troopers who died in Charlottesville

Former Virginia governor remembers troopers who died in Charlottesville“It was very painful. I cannot tell you how close we were. These folks live with you all day, 24/7. It was like losing a family member.”



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Gretchen Whitmer Wins Democratic Nomination For Governor Of Michigan

Gretchen Whitmer Wins Democratic Nomination For Governor Of MichiganGretchen Whitmer, a former Democratic leader in the Michigan state Senate, won



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Texas Governor Greg Abbott Tweets Fake Winston Churchill Quote On 'Anti-Fascists'

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Tweets Fake Winston Churchill Quote On 'Anti-Fascists'Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R), apparently responding to recent news reports



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Kris Kobach Could Be The Next Governor Of Kansas

Kris Kobach Could Be The Next Governor Of KansasSince 2011, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach (R) has successfully used his relatively obscure office to elevate himself into the national spotlight.



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California wildfires entering ‘uncharted territory,’ Governor Jerry Brown warns

California wildfires entering ‘uncharted territory,’ Governor Jerry Brown warnsThe wildfires ravaging California are plunging the state into “uncharted territory”, governor Jerry Brown has said. Mr Brown – like other officials before him – warned on Wednesday that that situation could be the “new normal” for the state. Every year is teaching the fire authorities new lessons,” the governor said at a press conference, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.



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California Governor Declares State of Emergency as Wildfires Force Thousands to Flee

California Governor Declares State of Emergency as Wildfires Force Thousands to FleeThe fire has forced 3,000 residents from their homes and destroyed 22 buildings



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