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By Matt Kelley Republicans lost one governorship Tuesday as a Democrat took control in Missouri, while a down-to-the-wire contest in Washington state gave the GOP a chance for payback. Missouri Attorney General Jay Nixon won the race to replace Republican Gov.
North Carolinians elected their first woman governor Tuesday, elevating Lt. Gov. Beverly Perdue to the office over Charlotte Mayor Pat McCrory. Perdue replaced Mike Easley, who could not seek a third term.
By Pratik Joshi, Tri-City Herald, Kennewick, Wash. Jul. 22--Dino Rossi wants to help the Tri-Cities develop a post-Hanford economy. "There is talent and knowledge base here. We need to keep it here," said the gubernatorial candidate during a visit to Infinia Corp. headquarters in Kennewick.
For Dino Rossi, a 42-vote lead was enough to declare victory in the Washington governor's race. Christine Gregoire, however, begged to differ. And so, with a slim margin and a candidate unwilling to concede Wednesday, the state probably has another recount - a third - to look forward to.
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