February 16, 2010 As John Murtha is about to be buried in his beloved Johnstown, Pa., the state legislature may kill his congressional district as well in the next round of redistricting.
February 10, 2010 A Queens, N.Y. state senator — who played a key role in the coup last year that briefly gave the Republicans a majority in the chamber — is expelled from the Legislature for having assaulted his girlfriend.
February 5, 2010 Saturday's election in New Orleans is expected to result in the city's first white mayor in 32 years.
January 26, 2010 What some South Carolinians think is the real reason Mark Sanford is still governor: Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer.
January 22, 2010 Remember when Jerry Brown was governor of California? Well, he was again this week — but for only 48 hours.
January 19, 2010 Former Washington Gov. Albert Rosellini turns 100 on Thursday.
December 13, 2009 Houston may be electing its first openly gay mayor.
December 9, 2009 A South Carolina judiciary subcommittee votes against impeaching Gov. Mark Sanford. But a censure could be forthcoming.
December 4, 2009 With the election of a Republican governor in New Jersey, one Democratic lawmaker wants to change the way Senate vacancies are filled.
December 2, 2009 The New York State Senate rejects same-sex marriage, and the vote isn't even close.
December 2, 2009 His lead is fewer than 700 votes, but Kasim Reed says he's the new mayor of Atlanta. Mary Norwood, his opponent, refuses to concede.
November 24, 2009 California Gov. Schwarzenegger has named his choice to fill the vacant post of lt. gov. But the Legislature may not go along.
November 23, 2009 The 2009 election for mayor of New York City was three weeks ago. The 2013 election begins, um, now.
November 16, 2009 South Carolina Jenny Sanford makes what could be a key endorsement in next year's Republican gubernatorial primary.