Republican governors achieve majority milestone for first time in nearly 100 years

When Governor Jim Justice switched from the Democratic Party to the Republican politician Party at President Trump’s West Virginia rally last week, he became the 34th Republican governor in the nation. Not only was it amazing for a Democrat to switch parties, however this numerous Republicans holding guv seats hasn’t occurred since 1922. Now just fifteen states have Democratic guvs, and one (Alaska) has an independent guv. Republican dominance in the majority of states surpasses the governor’s workplace. In 26 states, Republicans now hold the governorship and both homes of the state legislature– a state level “trifecta” comparable to

Read More

Written by 

Related posts