Governor

New York Governor Appoints Congressman Antonio Delgado As New Lt. Governor And Running Mate

The move comes after former Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin was forced to resign after being arrested.
05/03/2022

Vice President Harris Asks Nation’s Governors To Defend Voting Rights For All

30 governors attended the bipartisan National Governors Association meeting, but Florida and Georgia’s governors were noticeably absent.
02/01/2022

Black Man In Sentenced To More Than 1,800 Years Receives Conditional Pardon From Virginia Gov.

Civil rights activists say Lawrence Stevens was handed down a racially biased sentence by his trial’s judge.
01/05/2022

New York Attorney General Letitia James Announces She’s Out of Governor’s Race

A little more than a month after she announced her candidacy, she is pulling out to focus on another run for her current job.
12/09/2021

Stacey Abrams New Run For Georgia Governor: Four Things To Watch

With a rematch between the voting rights advocate and incumbent governor, there’s a few things to look for.
12/02/2021

How NY Attorney General Letitia James’ Expected Gubernatorial Run Announcement Changes The Political Field

Her rise in the political universe could make her the first Black woman to win the position in U.S. history, but the path ahead still has challenges.
10/28/2021

Rep. Val Demings Says She’s Considering Running For One Of Two Powerful Positions

She is looking at a run for U.S. Senate or governor.
04/28/2021

‘Stop Stacey’ Movement Started By Republicans Afraid of A 2022 Stacey Abrams Governor’s Run

The GOP is fearful of a new campaign.
02/01/2021