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Transgender Governor: Scott and Gop Gov

transgender governor: Phil Scott defeated a challenge from Springfield businessman Keith Stern in his quest to win a second term, according to CTV. He will face Christine Hallquist, who won the Democratic primary to run for the state's highest office in November, when she would become the nation's first transgender governor if elected. GOP Gov. Scott said he expected the race to be closer than it was. And no one agrees with their friends all the time, but as our success shows we can make a lot of good progress when we have clear priorities and we pull in the same direction. I know there are some who are still upset with me who may not welcome tonight's result but there's so much more that unites us than sets us apart, Scott said. ( As reported in the news.