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Self-funding Democrat Tom Wolf is running a singular battle for the governorship of Pennsylvania.
During his governorship, Bush oversaw the construction of 38 prisons.
During her campaign for the governorship in 2000, she was diagnosed with breast cancer, now in remission.Never Bet Against Senator Heidi Heitkamp, North Dakota’s Rising Star|Sandra McElwaine|January 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Voters also swept Republicans into the governorship and control of the state legislature.North Carolina Punishes Owners of Gas Efficient Cars|Daniel Gross|June 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
By 1976, after Arch Moore was exposed as what he was, Rockefeller won the governorship and served two terms.
The governorship of Theodore Roosevelt was marked by a deal of fine constructive legislation and administration.Theodore Roosevelt and His Times|Harold Howland
He had ambition, and was being mentioned for the governorship.The Forged Note|Oscar Micheaux
James O. Davidson rose to the governorship of Wisconsin through long service in subordinate capacities.The Scandinavian Element in the United States|Kendric Charles Babcock
The Elector's brother died and was succeeded in the governorship of the Condeminium by the Elector's brother, a youth of eighteen.The Life of John of Barneveld, 1609-15, Volume I.|John Lothrop Motley
Dr Limit of French settlement, 8; governorship of, abolished, 21.