Governor

AP
February 10, 2019 - 11:21 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam considered resigning amid a scandal that he once wore blackface, but the pediatric neurologist said Sunday that he's "not going anywhere" because the state "needs someone that can heal" it. Northam made the comments on CBS' "Face the...
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Getty
February 08, 2019 - 2:47 pm
(CBS News) -- Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax has now been accused of raping a college classmate 18 years ago. Meredith Watson, the second woman to accuse him of sexual assault this week, released a statement Friday afternoon through her lawyer, Nancy Erika Smith. The rape allegedly took place in...
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AP
February 05, 2019 - 7:03 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam clung to his office Tuesday amid intense political fallout over a racist photo in his 1984 medical school yearbook and uncertainty about the future of the state's government. Nearly all of the state's Democratic establishment has turned against the...
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AP
January 11, 2019 - 3:48 pm
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — New Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis suspended Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel on Friday over his handling of February's massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. The Republican governor flew to Fort Lauderdale three days after taking office to remove the...
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Office of Lt. Governor
January 07, 2019 - 12:30 pm
(KNX 1070/AP) - Gavin Newsom is planning an attack on President Trump when he's inaugurated on Monday as California's 40th Governor. California's new governor has laid out his ambitious agenda for the state. Newsom spoke about both state and national issues during his inauguration ceremony in...
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CBS
November 12, 2018 - 2:51 pm
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (CBS News) — Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson called on Republican Gov. Rick Scott to recuse himself from "any role" in Florida's recount process as the supervisors of elections across the state began a mandatory machine recount of more than 8.2 million ballots cast in this year's...
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Jon Baird
November 06, 2018 - 11:01 am
(KNX1070) - Voters have been lining up across the country and here in Southern California as the polls opened Tuesday morning. There's expected to be an unprecedented turnout in Orange County, where there are some tight Congressional races. They could see almost record numbers in Orange County...
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Gavin Newsom Twitter
November 06, 2018 - 5:39 am
(KNX 1070) -- Gavin Newsom is the next governor of California succeeding his retiring party mate Jerry Brown, while Dianne Feinstein defeated fellow Democrat challenger Kevin DeLeon to keep her U.S. Senate seat. Control of the House will not come down to Southern California after all, but with...
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