Monthly Archives: December 2015

15 Most Interesting Young Elected Officials Of 2015

Oswego Mayor-elect Billy Barlow By John Celock Young elected officials across the country at all levels of government have been…  Read More >

Congressman: Ryan’s Background Changing House

By John Celock WASHINGTON – A Republican congressman from New Jersey is crediting new House Speaker Paul Ryan’s background as…  Read More >

Expanded Gambling Proposal Advances In New Jersey

By John Celock A New Jersey legislative committee started the process Thursday morning to open casinos in the state outside…  Read More >

Group Seeks Constitutional Convention For Term Limits

By John Celock A national group is pushing for states to call a constitutional convention in order to term limit…  Read More >

Iowa Governor Surpasses 200-Year-Old Record

By John Celock Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad (R) officially became the nation’s longest serving governor Monday, surpassing a record set…  Read More >

Governor’s Race Remains Toss Up

By John Celock New polling shows that the North Carolina governor’s race continues to shape up to be the most…  Read More >

Matt Bevin Sworn-In As Governor of Kentucky

By John Celock Capping an unlikely rise to the pinnacle of state politics, Republican Matt Bevin became Kentucky’s 62nd governor…  Read More >

Louisiana: “Gold Standard” For Ethics Is Anything But

Editor’s Note: This story was provided by the Center for Public Integrity as part of the Center’s State Integrity Investigation….  Read More >

Ben Carson Outlines Platform at ALEC

By John Celock Scottsdale, Ariz. – In a speech to the American Legislative Exchange Council Friday, Republican presidential candidate Ben…  Read More >