Lieutenant Governor

Wu Forever: Big Potential for Weird Election Scenario if Tim Wu Wins the NY Lt Gov Primary

Wu Forever: Big Potential for Weird Election Scenario if Tim Wu Wins the NY Lt Gov Primary
If Tim Wu wins the primary for New York Lt. Governor, Andrew Cuomo and his campaign will certainly face a crazy election scenario.
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GOP Lt Gov Candidates Want to Overturn TX's Two-Thirds Rule that Keeps Extremism at Bay

GOP Lt Gov Candidates Want to Overturn TX's Two-Thirds Rule that Keeps Extremism at Bay
The longstanding "honored tradition" in the Texas Senate known as the two-thirds rule will be nothing more than a memory in the event that any of the four Republicans running for Lieutenant Governor take charge of the chamber in 2015. Last summer, the lack of the two-thirds rule in the Senate was the only way sweeping anti-choice legislation was able to pass at all during a couple special called sessions — which don't require the two-thirds rule.
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All-Woman TX Gubernatorial Ticket Lands Big Endorsement

All-Woman TX Gubernatorial Ticket Lands Big Endorsement
Texas State Senator Leticia Van de Putte received the nod from Emily's List Friday in her run for Lieutenant Governor. The women's grassroots organization brings with it money and clout for the upcoming Governor's race, one that's gaining national attention with filibuster star Wendy Davis at the top of the Democratic ticket.
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Tom Davis Jumps the Shark, Media Calls Move 'Moderate'

Tom Davis Jumps the Shark, Media Calls Move 'Moderate'
Former Rep. Tom Davis, a Republican who represented Virginia, has drawn criticism for his backing of extremist candidate EW Jackson in upcoming 2013 race for his state's Lieutenant Governorship. Although, the corporate media would just prefer to call him a moderate and, well, let's all go home. Nothing to see here.
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