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While Jerry Brown Focuses On Term 4 Challenges, a Senate Race Starts to Shape Up

William Bradley | Posted 02.07.2015 | Politics
William Bradley

For the first time since the first George Bush was president, California Democrats are having a competition for a seat in the U.S. Senate. And the early leader is the only candidate on the 2010 statewide Democratic ticket who nearly didn't win.

California's 'Up-Wing' Governors: Jerry Brown, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Gray Davis

William Bradley | Posted 06.07.2014 | Politics
William Bradley

Brown, Schwarzenegger, and Davis are not so much left-wing figures or right-wing figures as they are up-wing figures, i.e., political leaders who place a special emphasis on big think/think big future-oriented policies that position California on the global cutting edge.

How Prop 187 Became the Pivot for the Immigration Issue and Future of Democratic Politics

William Bradley | Posted 09.17.2013 | Politics
William Bradley

Kathleen Brown was on her third campaign manager, and things weren't going well. She had begun as the toast of the East Coast-based national media, with a big lead in the polls over incumbent California Republican Governor Pete Wilson.

Suit Aims To Nullify Schwarzenegger's Commutation

AP | JULIE WATSON | Posted 07.11.2011 | Los Angeles

SAN DIEGO — The San Diego County district attorney's office is filing a civil lawsuit that seeks to nullify Arnold Schwarzenegger's commutation ...

Schwarzenegger Admits He Commuted Sentence To Help Friend

AP | By DON THOMPSON | Posted 06.20.2011 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger says he was helping a friend when he commuted the sentence of the son of a politica...

Closing Act: Schwarzenegger Commutes Sentence Of Politician's Son

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

SAN DIEGO — Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Sunday commuted the manslaughter sentence of the son of California's former Assembly speaker, drawing crit...

Class Warfare Heats Up in California

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Joseph A. Palermo

No California governor, not Ronald Reagan, not George Deukmejian, not Pete Wilson, has so bludgeoned the state's employees to the extent Arnold Schwarzenegger has.

Son Of Former Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter

AP | JULIE WATSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

SAN DIEGO — The son of former California state Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez and another man pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter Wednesday ...

Obama's New California-Based Climate Policy: Six Key Things To Know

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
William Bradley

Obama announced Tuesday that he is making California's standard for greater vehicle fuel efficiency and reduced greenhouse gas emissions the new national standard.

Obama and the California Way On Climate

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
William Bradley

This president isn't going to sacrifice the environment for short-term economic expedience. In fact, he seems to view environmental progress as key to economic progress.

Former California Assembly Speaker's Son A Murder Suspect

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — The 19-year-old son of former California Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez is among four men accused of stabbing a college student to de...

Obama, Arnold, And The Renewed Climate Change Fight

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William Bradley

Despite many rumors, don't look for Schwarzenegger in the Obama administration, at least not now, though candidate Obama mentioned him several times as someone he'd like to appoint.