California offers a testing ground to make broad changes using an approach the GOP has leveraged to the hilt in recent decades.
A brazen new power play in Wisconsin reveals the extent to which Republicans are willing to put party over country.
"This has been the journey of our lives," the Tallahassee mayor says in a video posted online as he congratulates Republican Ron DeSantis.
The Democrat says she'll fight the "gross mismanagement" of the election in federal court as the path is cleared for Brian Kemp's victory.
According to an adviser to Democratic candidate Stacey Abrams, “They’re supposed to get it done by the close of business tomorrow. But the volume is huge. This election is a disaster.”
The measures ban secret contracts that keep victims quiet, mandate anti-harassment training and require that corporations include women on their boards.
The state official overseeing the race, a known voter suppressor, won a GOP runoff this week to be the Republican nominee.
The speech is the final annual address for the 79-year-old politician, who is entering his 16th and last year in office.
Democratic Party chalks up gubernatorial wins in New Jersey and Virginia and is on the brink of major state legislative victories.