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Poll: Even Some Republicans Bullish on Jerry Brown?

April 23, 2014 | 9:00 pm

Poll: Even Some Republicans Bullish on Jerry Brown?

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Among likely Republican voters, Brown polls higher than the GOP establishment candidate, Neel Kashkari.

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Tim Donnelly, GOP Candidate for Governor, Spending Twice as Much as He’s Raised

March 25, 2014 | 2:41 pm

Tim Donnelly, GOP Candidate for Governor, Spending Twice as Much as He’s Raised

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His 3,000 donors are giving an average of only $402, far below that raised by the other candidates.

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Neel Kashkari, One of the GOP Candidates for Governor, Makes His Case

February 23, 2014 | 5:30 am

Neel Kashkari, One of the GOP Candidates for Governor, Makes His Case

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Says his history running the TARP program for the Bush administration prepared him for tough, thankless jobs.

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Abel Maldonado Ends Campaign for California Governor

January 16, 2014 | 2:05 pm

Abel Maldonado Ends Campaign for California Governor

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Former lieutenant governor quits after failing to gain hoped-for moderate support and falling into debt.

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Poll: Gov. Brown’s High Approval Ratings — We’d Elect Him Again

December 5, 2013 | 6:00 am

Poll: Gov. Brown’s High Approval Ratings — We’d Elect Him Again

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A new Field Poll shows California voters think Brown is doing a good job, and could win another term.

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Internet Memes of GOP Guv Hopefuls: Grumpy Cat and ‘Tell Me The Worst Teacher’

August 20, 2013 | 12:45 pm

Internet Memes of GOP Guv Hopefuls: Grumpy Cat and ‘Tell Me The Worst Teacher’

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The grumpy cat stares into the distance. “Students?” The text asks. “No.” A bit confused? The image is one of dozens of attempts Republican gubernatorial candidate Abel Maldonado has made at translating criticisms of Gov. Jerry Brown’s policies into Internet-friendly memes. (The idea here being that Brown isn’t prioritizing education, and is spending Prop. 30 […]

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Republican Odd Couple Prepare To Face Off In New Primary Landscape

August 19, 2013 | 5:30 am

Republican Odd Couple Prepare To Face Off In New Primary Landscape

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Gov. Jerry Brown is a formidable candidate for re-election with $10 million in the bank, favorable poll numbers and the advantages that go to any Democrat running for re-election in California. Two Republicans are ignoring those odds, though, and are already campaigning for governor. And they couldn’t be more different from each other. In fact, […]

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November 1, 2010 | 11:35 am

California Governor’s Race: The Other Candidates

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If you’re like most California voters, you’re going to vote on Tuesday for either Meg Whitman or Jerry Brown, if you have not already done so. Still, you do have some other choices besides the Republican and Democratic candidates; there are four other names on the ballot, representing third parties. The California Report’s Governing California […]

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