Sam Houston, Governor of Tennessee and Texas. There were others who were governor of multiple colonies, but Houston is the only person to have been governor of two states.
He is the only American to have been the elected governor of two different US States.
Legally speaking, there's nothing preventing it from happening in any state. In practice, usually only states where the governor and LT governor are directly elected in separate elections or states where the senate appoints the governor will have governors from different parties. There are exceptions to this, but it's rare. Right now, Arkansas, Missouri, Montana and Vermont all have Democratic governors and Republic LT governors, and Rhode Island has an Independent governor and a Democratic LT governor.
He is the only Anerican to have been the Governor of two different US States.
Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger The current Governor of California is Jerry Brown. He was the 34th and is now the 39th governor of California. He is the only governor to serve twice as a California Governor. He was first elected in 1975 and he served until 1983. He was recently elected Governor of California again in 2011.
Yes, it is true that in state elections only the governor lieutenant governor and members of the state legislature would be elected under the short ballot system.
Sam Houston was governor of Tennessee and also Texas. Houston, Texas was named after him.
Kentucky is the only state with elected jailer.
Yes! The President of the United States of America can only be elected twice!
Pittsburgh has no governor. Only states have governors. Pittsburgh has a mayor, Mayor Ravenstahl
In the United States, a president can be elected for only two terms which is a total of eight years.
Only states have Governor's, The US has a President-Obama
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John Sevier served as the only Governor of the State of Franklin and was the first Governor of Tennessee.
First, a governor is in charge of a state (Massachusetts). It's a mayor that is in charge of the city-- in this case the city of Boston. The first, and only, black governor of Massachusetts is Deval Patrick. He was elected in 2006. There has not been a black mayor of Boston yet.
He was the President of the Republic of Texas and the only American to have been the Governor of two different US States.
There are 2 Senators for each State only for the States
the only requierment to be governor, is that you /your name be put forward by X NUMBER OF SUPPORTERS OF A REGUSTAR PARTY....(DEAD MEN HAVE BEEN ELECTED)
The Prime Minister of Canada is appointed by the Governor General of Canada, but by convention can only govern with the consent of the elected House of Commons.
Sam Houston served as Governor of Tennessee October 1, 1827 - April 16, 1829. He served as Governor of Texas December 21, 1859 - March 28, 1861.
Nancy Hollister the 66th Governor of Ohio became the Governor when George Voinovich resigned to take a seat in the US Senate. No woman has ever been elected to the office if Governor of Ohio.
I think governors are appointed only for states