These Republican Governors Are Delivering Results, and Many Voters Like Them for It

Some G.O.P. governors have high public profiles, others fly below the radar — and many are excelling.

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‘Governors Are the C.E.O.s’: State Leaders Weigh Their Might

At a National Governors Association gathering, attendees from both parties speculated about 2024 at a moment of increasing frustration with Washington.

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How McConnell Hopes to Thwart Trump in the Midterms

Senator Mitch McConnell is working furiously to bring allies to Washington who will buck Donald J. Trump. It’s not going according to plan.

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Sununu to Seek Re-election as New Hampshire Governor, Rejecting Senate Bid

National Republicans had been trying to recruit Gov. Chris Sununu to compete for a Democratic-held seat that the G.O.P. believed could determine control of the Senate.

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In New Hampshire, Maggie Hassan May Face a High-Profile Fight

Senator Maggie Hassan, a former governor of her state, is working to burnish her centrist image without making political waves.

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As State Legislatures Aim to Convene Amid Covid, One Tries a Drive-in

New Hampshire’s House of Representatives, whose speaker died of the coronavirus, has refused to meet remotely.

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Sununu and Shaheen Cruise in New Hampshire Primaries for Governor and Senate

The victories by Gov. Chris Sununu, a Republican, and Senator Jeanne Shaheen, a Democrat, reinforced the state’s battleground status. Corky Messner, who was endorsed by President Trump, won his primary to challenge Ms. Shaheen.

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As Crises Abound, Trump Veers Into Dangerous Distraction

Mr. Trump has become a heckler in his own government, playing no constructive role in managing the virus and failing to marshal leaders in Washington to form a robust response to the health and economic crises.

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State and Federal Agencies Use Pandemic to Stifle Oversight

Ignoring Freedom of Information Act requests during the crisis damages democracy.

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Wisconsin Voters Faced an Impossible Choice. It Shouldn’t Happen Again.

Americans need not risk their health to cast their ballots.

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How the Virus Crisis Could Help a Red-State Democrat Stay in Office

In North Carolina, where the governor’s race is tight, and New Hampshire, where a Republican seeks re-election in a blue-trending state, incumbents could benefit from newfound star power.

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