09/15/2010 01:36 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Must-Read Books For Jerry Brown And Meg Whitman

This story comes courtesy of California Watch.

By Louis Freedberg

If they really intend to tackle California's problems at their roots, our gubernatorial candidates (and any others seeking public office) should read these recently published books. They should provide a helpful antidote to anyone tempted to put forward simplistic solutions to California's multiple problems - and to come up with some original ideas to move California forward.

Book Picks for Whitman and Brown