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Governor meets with officials, business leaders in Washington, D.C.

Gov. David Ige had a packed schedule on a near-week-long trip to Washington, D.C.

From Feb. 19-25, he attended the National Governors Association Winter Meeting and met with various federal officials and business leaders. 687 more words


Scott Walker attacks news media for 'gotcha moments'

Scott Walker is turning to a time-honored strategy of politicians under fire and training his sights on the news media.

The Wisconsin governor and likely presidential candidate has been criticized for saying he doesn’t know whether President Obama loves his country or whether he’s a Christian. 351 more words


"When A 'Gotcha' Question Is More Than A Gotcha": When It Reveals Something Worth Knowing About Scott Walker

I’m no fan of John McCain’s (to say the least), but there was at least one moment in his 2008 presidential campaign in which he did the right thing by standing up to the crazies in his party, even if it might have meant some political risk. 1,185 more words

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Obama is incapable of being Commander-in-Chief: Bobby Jindal

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Washington DC: US president Barack Obama has come under frontal attack from Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and a couple of other Governors over the authorization of force against the ISIL submitted to Congress. 360 more words


The Destruction of Public Education

“If it ain’t broke, fix it until it is,” seems to be the national education model du jour. The federal government (hiding behind the National Governor’s Association, the Chamber of Commerce, several professional teachers unions, school superintendent groups, and numerous business leaders) are determined to destroy education in our nation through any means necessary. 1,152 more words

Governors in D.C.: Beset By Lobbyists, Riven By Partisanship

For three days last week, the nation’s Governors from both parties scurried with their security details down swanky hotel hallways in Washington, D.C., with legions of well-dressed men and women wearing orange lanyards in hot pursuit. 1,297 more words

Malloy To Attend Governor's Association Meeting

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) - Fresh off his budget address to the legislature on Wednesday, Governor Dannel Malloy is off to Washington D.C.

Malloy be in the nation’s capital attending the Winter Meeting of the National Governors Association. 52 more words