Local Matters: Virginia governor's race currently tied, poll says

Local Matters: Virginia governor’s race currently tied, poll says

A new Monmouth University poll shows the Virginia gubernatorial race is tied. Republican Glenn Youngkin has closed the gap with former governor Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat. Zach Montellaro, state politics reporter for Politico, joined CBSN’s Lana Zak to discuss. CBSN…

Virginia's governor race in final stretch with two weeks left before Election Day

Virginia’s governor race in final stretch with two weeks left before Election Day

The race for governor in Virginia is in its final stretch with just two weeks to go before Election Day. Former Governor Terry McAuliffe, the Democratic candidate, and Republican nominee Glenn Youngkin have clashed on several issues related to schools…

More than half of U.S. states will hold gubernatorial elections next year

More than half of U.S. states will hold gubernatorial elections next year

Voters in 36 U.S. states will elect governors next year, and while a lot can change between now and 2022, the races are already beginning to take shape. Politico’s state political reporter Zach Montellaro joins “Red and Blue” anchor Elaine…

Josh Shapiro announces bid for Pennsylvania governor

Josh Shapiro announces bid for Pennsylvania governor

Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro on Wednesday became the first Democrat to jump into the 2022 governor’s race. CBSN Pittsburgh’s Chris Shapiro reports on Shapiro’s announcement and the state of the race so far. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital…

Governor Phil Murphy, Republican Jack Ciattarelli face off in final NJ Gubernatorial debate

Governor Phil Murphy, Republican Jack Ciattarelli face off in final NJ Gubernatorial debate

With just three weeks to go, Governor Phil Murphy and challenger Jack Ciattarelli took the stage for the final gubernatorial debate before the election. Brent Johnson, politics reporter for The Star-Ledger and NJ.com, joins “CBSN AM” to discuss the highlights.…

Local Matters: Virginia governor's race heats up with election day approaching

Local Matters: Virginia governor’s race heats up with election day approaching

The governor’s race in Virginia is tightening with less than three weeks to go before election day. New CBS News polling shows former governor and Democratic nominee Terry McAuliffe holds a narrow lead over Republican candidate Glenn Youngkin. Larry Sabato,…

Local Matters: Virginia governor's race tightens in final weeks before Election Day

Local Matters: Virginia governor’s race tightens in final weeks before Election Day

The race for governor in Virginia is getting closer in the final weeks before Election Day. Democrat and former Governor Terry McAuliffe will face off against Republican and political newcomer Glenn Youngkin. Recent polling from The Washington Post shows a…

Local Matters: Mississippi’s COVID-19 crisis, controversial abortion law

Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves opposes vaccine mandates, even as his state has one of the highest death rates per capita in the U.S. The state is also in the news with the U.S. Supreme Court agreeing to hear arguments on…

Virginia gubernatorial candidates spar over COVID-19, abortion

Virginia gubernatorial candidates spar over COVID-19, abortion

Candidates in the Virginia governor’s race, Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin, came out swinging on the debate stage Thursday night. Charlotte Rene Woods, local and state government reporter for Charlottesville Tomorrow, spoke with Anne-Marie Green and Vladimir Duthiers…

Local Matters: Familiar face to take the stage in Virginia's gubernatorial debate Thursday

Local Matters: Familiar face to take the stage in Virginia’s gubernatorial debate Thursday

A familiar face will be taking the stage in Virginia’s first gubernatorial debate this week. Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin will face off one day before early voting begins in the state. Charlotte Rene Woods, a local and…