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Va. Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell Takes Stand in Corruption Trial
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Va. Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell Takes Stand in Corruption Trial

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has taken the stand in his corruption trial. He and his wife, Maureen, are accused of accepting about $177,000 in gifts and loans from businessman Jonnie Williams while he was CEO of Star Scientific Inc., a dietary supplement maker.... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Texas Gov. Rick Perry Formally Pleads Not Guilty

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Formally Pleads Not Guilty

Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry has formally pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of leveraging his power to try... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Pennsylvania Releases Education App

Pennsylvania Releases Education App

Gov. Tom Corbett released a free educational resource available on iTunes called Pennsylvania Learns. Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Should 'Dry Needling' Be Regulated?

Should 'Dry Needling' Be Regulated?

A state regulatory board is set to begin the process of developing rules and regulations for the practice known... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
GOP's Brightest Lights Dim: Scandal Dogs 2016 Hopefuls

GOP's Brightest Lights Dim: Scandal Dogs 2016 Hopefuls

More and more high-profile Republican governors are battling setbacks political and legal, from the former Virginia... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Texas Gov. Rick Perry Booked, Vows

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Booked, Vows "We Will Prevail"

Texas Gov. Rick Perry arrived at an Austin courthouse Tuesday afternoon, to the applause of dozens of supporters, to... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Corbett Signs Execution Warrant for Convicted Murderer

Corbett Signs Execution Warrant for Convicted Murderer

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett signed an execution warrant Monday for a 28-year-old man convicted of fatally shooting... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
GOP Staffer in Chicken Suit Faces Charges After Clucking at NH Governor, Senator

GOP Staffer in Chicken Suit Faces Charges After Clucking at NH...

A GOP state committee staff member has been charged with disorderly conduct after heckling New Hampshire Senator... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Attacks Aside, Common Core Survives Across U.S.

Attacks Aside, Common Core Survives Across U.S.

Is the Common Core on its way in — or out? Proponents and opponents are so sharply divided that an assessment of the... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Biden Welcomes Replacement Hopeful

Biden Welcomes Replacement Hopeful

Vice President Joe Biden gave a hearty welcome Monday to the man many Democrats hope will someday replace him. Read »

Aug 18, 2014
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