RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Executive Branch

A collection of news and information related to Executive Branch published by this site and its partners.

Top Executive Branch Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • Republican Dan Sullivan wins Alaska Senate race, ousting Mark Begich

    One week after the midterm election, former Alaska Atty. Gen. Dan Sullivan won the state's costly, hard-fought U.S. Senate contest, giving Republicans an eight-seat gain nationally with one race still to be decided. Sullivan was about 8,000 votes...
  • Joey Buss says lessons from father help him cope with Lakers' start

    Joey Buss says lessons from father help him cope with Lakers' start
    With the Lakers opening the season slowly (1-6), partial owner Joey Buss is leaning on a number of important lessons taught to him by his late father Jerry Buss. “My father instilled patience in me,” said Joey Buss to The Times. “...
  • Hogan greets Maryland technology entrepreneurs

    Hogan greets Maryland technology entrepreneurs
    Governor-elect Larry Hogan told technology entrepreneurs Wednesday they would "have a friend in the governor's mansion" come January. Hogan, who has made few public appearances since an upset win over Democratic Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, shook hands and...
  • Hogan names ex-Senator Neall to transition team

    Hogan names ex-Senator Neall to transition team
    Gov.-elect Larry Hogan named a widely respected former state senator to his transition team Wednesday, the same day experts warned that Maryland's budget will require about $900 million in belt-tightening. Hogan tapped Democrat Robert R. Neall, a former...
  • Hogan names Robert Neall to transition team

    Hogan names Robert Neall to transition team
    For the first major appointment to his transition team, Republican Gov.-elect Larry Hogan tapped Democrat Robert R. Neall, a former lawmaker widely respected by both parties for his keen fiscal sense. Hogan praised Neall's reputation as a sharp...
  • Florida Man Charged With Mailing Death Threats To Gov. Malloy, Federal Judges

    HARTFORD - A 35-year old Florida man has been indicted for mailing numerous letters threatening death to 15 Connecticut residents, including two federal judges and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. Garrett Santillo, 35, recently of Hollywood, Fla., appeared before...
  • Merrill: Election Reform Needed, But 'Political Will' May Be Lacking

    Merrill: Election Reform Needed, But 'Political Will' May Be Lacking
        HARTFORD – Right now, there’s no way to remove a local registrar of voters who screws up an election. There’s no way to force registrars to get training, and no way for the state to take over a persistently messed-up local...
  • PA Gov.-elect Tom Wolf to impose gift ban on appointees, executive branch employees

    PA Gov.-elect Tom Wolf to impose gift ban on appointees, executive branch employees
    HARRISBURG — A code of ethical conduct for Gov.-elect Tom Wolf's transition team foreshadows something Wolf plans to impose on his first day as governor: a gift ban on his appointees and executive branch employees. It's called the "No, thank you"...
  • The American Monarchy: Will It Be King Jeb or Queen Hillary in 2016?

    The American Monarchy: Will It Be King Jeb or Queen Hillary in 2016?
    Get ready, because the coronation is coming. The first families of American politics are on a collision course, and one of them will be crowned in two years. As loyal subjects, we are watching it all happen in their realms. You don't need a crystal ball...
  • Edgar P. Silver, city circuit judge

    Edgar P. Silver, city circuit judge
    Retired Baltimore Circuit Judge Edgar P. Silver, whose career spanned both the law and politics, died Tuesday at Sinai Hospital after a brief illness, family members said. He was 91. "He was singularly the most extraordinary man I've ever met. He was...
  • Unaffiliateds Could Help Republicans

    Unaffiliateds Could Help Republicans
    Connecticut Republicans consider Lowell P. Weicker Jr. — former governor, former U.S. senator and former Republican — an apostate and a nag because of his abiding support for open primaries. But Mr. Weicker, who has been clanging the cymbals...