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  • RGA Chair on Fox News Sunday: Can’t Promise Health Repeal Won’t Cut 200,000 Wisconsinites from Health Care

    RGA Chair on Fox News Sunday: Can’t Promise Health Repeal Won’t Cut 200,000 Wisconsinites from Health Care Gov. Walker ducks question from Chris Wallace on if health plan would lead to coverage loss in his state  In an appearance on Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace, Governor Scott Walker was asked to comment on the […]

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  • Democratic Governors To Congress: Don’t Shift Medicaid Costs to States

    Democratic Governors To Congress: Don’t Shift Medicaid Costs to States Dem. governors unanimously oppose block grants or per-capita caps  Today, Democratic governors called on Congress to oppose health care plans that would shift costs to states and result in millions of constituents losing coverage. Democratic governors are unanimously opposed to block grants or per capita […]

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  • MEMO: The States Strike Back

    This weekend, America’s governors arrive in Washington, D.C., to greet a federal government in turmoil. The chaos emanating from D.C. has been felt by across the country by families worried about good jobs, quality schools, clean water and access to health care. As we enter NGA weekend, the nation’s Republican governors are on the defensive, […]

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  • ICYMI – Gov. McAuliffe Warns Trump’s Immigration Policies Will Have ‘Crippling Effect’ on Economy

    ICYMI – Gov. McAuliffe Warns Trump’s Immigration Policies Will Have ‘Crippling Effect’ on Economy In case you missed it, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe told CNN‘s Jim Sciutto yesterday that President Trump’s immigration policies will have a ‘crippling effect’ on our country’s economy. “It can have a crippling effect on our economy. I have already lost two […]

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  • The Reviews Are In: Rauner’s Budget Speech a Dud

    The Reviews Are In: Rauner’s Budget Speech a Dud Nothing new in Governor Rauner’s highly anticipated budget speech   Heading into Governor Bruce Rauner’s third annual budget speech Wednesday afternoon, few had high hopes that he would offer any new solutions to Illinois’ fiscal woes. Judging by the reaction to his remarks, it is clear skeptics had […]

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  • Third Time’s The Charm: Rauner Passes the Buck on Budget – Again

    Third Time’s The Charm: Rauner Passes the Buck on Budget – Again Governor Rauner doubles down on his failed budget proposals, blames everyone but himself Today, Governor Bruce Rauner delivered his vision for the future of Illinois’ state budget. Instead of taking responsibility for overseeing the record 19-month budget impasse Rauner used his speech to offer the […]

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  • Gov. Inslee on CNN: ‘We Just Saw Him in Court and He Got Beat’

    Gov. Inslee on CNN: ‘We Just Saw Him in Court and He Got Beat’  Following Washington State’s legal victory in the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals tonight, Washington Governor Jay Inslee responded to President Donald Trump on CNN, stating: “We just saw him in court and he got beat. He got thumped.”  “These were very solid decisions,” Inslee told […]

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  • DGA Statement on Washington State’s Legal Victory in the 9th Circuit Court

    DGA Statement on Washington State’s Legal Victory in the 9th Circuit Court Today, the Democratic Governors Association released the following statement on the 9th Circuit Court’s decision upholding the federal court ruling that halted President Donald Trump’s executive order on refugees. Governor Jay Inslee led Washington state to file the initial lawsuit that prompted today’s decision.   “Today’s ruling is […]

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  • DGA Statement on Washington State Case Blocking Trump Travel Ban

    DGA Statement on Washington State Case Blocking Trump Travel Ban Today, the Democratic Governors Association released the following statement on the federal court ruling halting President Donald Trump’s executive order on refugees. The ruling was based on a case filed by Washington state and supported by Washington Gov. Jay Inslee. “This is a major victory […]

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  • DGA Announces Record $39M Raised in 2016

    DGA Announces Record $39M Raised in 2016 2016 fundraising tops DGA marks in previous presidential cycles Today, the Democratic Governors Association announced a new presidential-year fundraising record, reporting $39 million raised across all entities in 2016. The 2016 results mark an increase over the $35 million raised in the presidential cycle of 2012, and the […]

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