BY: BILL HUTCHINSON, KAYNA WHITWORTH, ANNIE PONG, and JENNA HARRISON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As the governor of Oregon announced a plan to end violence in Portland following a fatal shooting during clashes between protesters on one hand and radical right... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(MADISON, Wis.) -- Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers "respectfully" asked that President Donald Trump reconsider visiting Kenosha this week amid civil unrest over the police shooting of Jacob Blake, saying he was concerned his presence would "only... Read More.
By KIARA BRANTLEY-JONES, ABC NewsMassachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker signed an order on Friday obtained by ABC News, activating up to 1,000 National Guard members in the state.The Republican governor did not cite a specific reason for signing the... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- Georgia has one of the highest COVID-19 infection rates in the United States, according to recent reports on per capita cases -- a data point Gov. Brian Kemp pushed back against on Wednesday.
By MORGAN WINSOR and ELLA TORRES, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 673,000 people worldwide.Over 17.3 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused... Read More.
By LUKE BARR and ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- After unrest and public outcry over clashes between protesters and law enforcement, there will be a "phased withdrawal" of federal officers from Portland, the Oregon governor announced Wednesday."These... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham said she might be willing to work with federal officers to combat crime in the state if they are cooperative with local efforts, but cautioned that protecting the... Read More.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(ST. LOUIS) -- Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt filed briefings in support of a St. Louis couple charged for brandishing their guns at civil rights protesters outside their mansion last month, claiming self defense.St.... Read More.
(MIAMI) -- BY: SOPHIE TATUMFlorida educators are suing Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis in response to an order requiring schools to open for in-person learning, despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.The lawsuit against DeSantis, Florida Department of Education Commissioner Richard... Read More.
BY: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS (ATLANTA) — Gov. Brian Kemp said he is determined to prevent Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and other local leaders from issuing a mask mandate despite the growing number of coronavirus cases and deaths in the state. Kemp,... Read More.
(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- BY: JOSHUA HOYOS and CRISTINA CORUJOPuerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vazquez is responding to allegations that she fired a government minister after the official had called for an independent investigation into how aid was distributed in... Read More.