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Aaron Sankin

Bad News For Jerry As Tax Vote Looms

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 06.08.2012 | San Francisco

The moonbeams reflecting off California Governor Jerry Brown have been shining a little less brightly of late. A Field Poll released this week show...

Governor To Announce New State Spending Plans After Huge Budget Shortfall

AP | JUDY LIN | Posted 07.14.2012 | San Francisco

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California's sputtering economic recovery is putting a heavier-than-expected drag on state tax revenue, leading Gov. Jerry ...

San Francisco School Board Approves Hundreds Of Teacher Layoffs

Aaron Sankin | Posted 02.29.2012 | San Francisco

In a vote held on Tuesday, the San Francisco Board of Education approved layoffs for 485 teachers, administrators and other staff members employed by ...

Why Are Gov. Brown and Sacramento Democrats Trying So Hard to Raise Taxes on the 99%?

Mike Lux | Posted 04.25.2012 | Politics
Mike Lux

Brown is trying to impose an unwritten rule in California of late: No one criticizes or even pressures the governor. To hell with that. Progressives have a duty to take on the Democratic establishment when they are doing the wrong thing on policy.

'California On The Mend': Jerry Brown Delivers State Of The State Address

Carly Schwartz | Posted 03.19.2012 | San Francisco

California Governor Jerry Brown expressed hope during his 2012 State of the State speech in Sacramento Wednesday. "Putting it as simply as I can, C...