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Tag: Election Watch 2014

Six Weeks Out, Jerry Brown Holds Commanding Lead

September 23, 2014 | 9:00 pm

Six Weeks Out, Jerry Brown Holds Commanding Lead

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Governor is ahead of GOP rival Kashkari by 21 points in the latest statewide poll. Is this race over?

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Candidates for Elections Chief Spar on Performance, Politics

September 22, 2014 | 4:37 pm

Candidates for Elections Chief Spar on Performance, Politics

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The two candidates for secretary of state agree more than disagree in a debate on KQED’s ‘Forum.’

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Analysis: Impact of Brown-Kashkari Debate … Debatable

September 5, 2014 | 12:23 pm

Analysis: Impact of Brown-Kashkari Debate … Debatable

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It may be the only time for voters to be able to measure the two men running for governor side by side.

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Jerry Brown-Neel Kashkari Debate: A Viewer’s Guide From Ringside

September 4, 2014 | 12:01 am

Jerry Brown-Neel Kashkari Debate: A Viewer’s Guide From Ringside

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It may be the only time the governor debates the GOP challenger. Watch for some telltale signs.

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New Ballot Numbers For November’s Water, Budget Propositions

August 12, 2014 | 12:01 am

New Ballot Numbers For November’s Water, Budget Propositions

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Legislators move to make the two measures Prop. 1 and Prop. 2. But why?

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‘Citizens United’ Measure Removed From California’s Fall Ballot

August 11, 2014 | 7:35 pm

‘Citizens United’ Measure Removed From California’s Fall Ballot

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State Supreme Court ruling blocks an advisory measure asking voters to sound off on money in politics.

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Lawmakers Consider Automatic Recounts in California Elections

August 8, 2014 | 12:01 am

Lawmakers Consider Automatic Recounts in California Elections

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Does California need a law requiring an automatic recount in close statewide elections?

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Can Underfunded GOP Candidate Outflank Jerry Brown on Poverty?

July 31, 2014 | 11:50 am

Can Underfunded GOP Candidate Outflank Jerry Brown on Poverty?

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Kashkari spends a week being poor and homeless in Fresno. Can it spark a boost in his race for governor?

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Majority of Voters in New Poll Pick Brown for Another Term

July 23, 2014 | 10:51 pm

Majority of Voters in New Poll Pick Brown for Another Term

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You have to go back to 1986 to find an incumbent governor in as good a political shape as Brown.

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Pérez Launching Recount in State Controller’s Race

July 6, 2014 | 2:21 pm

Pérez Launching Recount in State Controller’s Race

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Former Assembly speaker to pay as much as $3 million to see if he can reverse a narrow loss in primary.

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