This section includes interviews with former governors from other states as well as materials examining the role of the governor nationwide. This includes fast facts about U.S. governors, introductions to the study of the office, and guides to outside resources. This section also includes data and analysis related to specific issues concerning governors.Read More
This section houses Major Collections for Governors Brendan Byrne, Thomas Kean, James Florio, Christine Todd Whitman, and Jon Corzine. Included are videos and transcripts of interviews and forums as well as relevant source materials such as speeches and documents.This section also contains research, history and analysis of the office of the governor in New Jersey.Read More
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Fast Facts About America's Governors
Demographic and other information on the governors of the 50 U.S. states, from party, race, and gender breakdowns to prior political and educational experience.
Beach and Ocean Pollution Disaster: The Response of Two New Jersey Governors
NEW report commissioned by the Eagleton Center on the American Governor on the state's response to the 1980s beach wash-up disaster on the New Jersey Shoreline. The report is written by Edward M. Neafsey, who spent over 33 years in public service at the county, state and federal levels.
2021 Gubernatorial Elections
Two states--New Jersey and Virginia--will hold gubernatorial elections in 2021. Get more information on the races and candidates and learn which key dates to mark in the races.
Governors and the Redistricting Process
With Census numbers coming in, attention is turning to the redistricting process in the states. Take a state-by-state look at the different roles governors play in various redistricting approaches.