Former governor Pat McCrory focuses on Putin comments from fellow Republican Ted Budd, who is backed by Donald Trump Former North Carolina governor Pat McCrory speaks to reporters after he filed as a candidate for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, in Raleigh, N.C., on Feb. 25, 2022. (AP Photo/GaryContinue Reading

‘We also don’t want to kill off the recovery’, says Gabriel Makhlouf Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland Gabriel Makhlouf. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw The head of Ireland’s central bank has said investors are wrong to bet on euro zone interest rates rising in June, predicting policymakers will be carefulContinue Reading

Selling scrap coal has earned Sen. Joe Manchin millions of dollars over three decades, and he has used his political positions to protect the fuel from laws and regulations that threaten his family’s business. Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) is pictured on Capitol Hill. | Francis Chung/E&E News As governor, JoeContinue Reading

Securing the former president’s endorsement just made sense at the time. Geoff Diehl addresses the Massachusetts Republican Convention in Worcester, Mass. on April 28, 2018. | Winslow Townson/AP Photo BOSTON — Geoff Diehl is going full Donald Trump in his run for governor — in Massachusetts, one of the bluest,Continue Reading

Hochul’s rise in New York, a hotbed of progressivism, offers a new test of the idea that moderates are the future of the Democratic Party — not the left. If she wins, Kathy Hochul would be the first woman elected governor in New York history. | Spencer Platt/Getty Images ALBANY,Continue Reading