Gubernatorial

DeSantis vs Crist polls: Governor ahead, but numbers tell another story

Republican Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, perhaps the most outspoken state-level politician in the country and a presumptive presidential candidate, leads former governor Charlie Crist in recent polling. Not surprising... A Republican incumbent governor is likely ahead of a Democrat challenger in a red state. What is...

Stacey Abrams commercial 2022: Candidate rocks it (Video)

Voting rights activist and former Democratic state lawmaker Stacey Abrams will face Republican incumbent Gov. Brian Kemp in Georgia's gubernatorial general election in November. Kemp and Abrams also went head-to-head in 2018 with the former winning the closest governor’s race in the state since 1966.Will the...

Idaho’s gov’t about to be overtaken by maniacal extremists?

If the United States descends into a second civil war, Idaho will likely be the first state to secede. According to a report from the New York Times, conservative Republican leaders there have their hands full trying to fend off far right-wing extremists and militia members...

Georgia Gov’s Race: Kemp vs Abrams 2, rematch facts & stats

With Republican Georgia Governor Brian Kemp, 58, comfortably ahead in his primary, we'll likely see him face Democratic candidate Stacey Abrams, 48, in the general election. Kemp vs Abrams RematchKemp and Abrams also went head-to-head in 2018. The former prevailed by 54,723 votes, defeating Abrams 50.2%...

Texas governor’s race: O’Rourke climbs back, but…

Is Republican governor Greg Abbott a shoo-in to win a third term in November? The latest poll from the Dallas Morning News and University of Texas at Tyler shows Democratic candidate Beto O'Rourke chipping away at the former's lead. In that survey, released on Sunday, February...

2021 Virginia governor’s race: Why we should watch it closely

By law, Virginia governors can’t serve two consecutive 4-year terms so the state’s current governor, Democrat Ralph Northam, is barred from seeking re-election in 2021. Even if you don’t live in Virginia, the outcome of that state’s governor’s race will likely be of tremendous significance to...