Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis addresses the annual leadership meeting of the Republican Jewish Coalition at The Venetian Hotel-Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday, November 6, 2021. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has officially launched his re-election campaign, marking the start of the 2022 most-watched, most expensive governor race in the country.AccordingContinue Reading

Abbott said he was taking risks to reduce his overall electoral support to strengthen his “right wing,” according to the head of the Spanish Policy Fund in Texas. According to opinion polls, Paxton leads Bush 54% -18% in the AG competition. Beto O’Rourke, who is backed by women, youth, blacksContinue Reading

Former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is accused of finding his ex-girlfriend. Former New York City Mayor Andrew Cuomo on Thursday accused a former assistant to Albany’s executive mansion of adultery, a crime that could lead to her being registered as a sex offender if convicted.In a criminal complaint filedContinue Reading

Gov. Tim Walz of Minnesota said on Friday that he would call upon the state’s National Guard to help ease staffing shortages that have kept hospitals from transferring Covid-19 patients for stepped-down care at long-term care facilities. Mr. Walz called the transfers a “very typical thing in our medical system”Continue Reading

Gov. Tate Reeves of Mississippi on Sunday downplayed his state’s high Covid death rate on Sunday, calling it an inadequate benchmark to measure the pandemic’s toll in the state. The state is among the top three in the nation for Covid-19 deaths per capita, behind only Florida and Alabama, accordingContinue Reading

KYIV, Ukraine — Russian forces are raising “true hell” in Ukraine’s eastern industrial heartland, despite assessments they were taking an operational pause, a regional governor said Saturday, while another Ukrainian official urged people in Russian-occupied southern areas to evacuate quickly “by all possible means” before a Ukrainian counteroffensive. Deadly RussianContinue Reading