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Jerry Brown’s Body Count

This is the kind of “non-violent” offender that California Governor Jerry Brown releases early from prison in his “realignment” program: Los Angeles police are investigating potential links between the kidnapping of a teenage girl who was doused with flammable liquid and two other South L.A. Show More Summary

Jerry Brown Has to Negotiate with GOP Since Loss of 3 Democrats

On Wednesday, Gov. Jerry Brown of California, unused to dealing with the minority GOP faction in his state house, asked for a special session of the legislature to consider his proposal to create a rainy-day fund, the Sacramento Bee reports. Show More Summary

California and the Republican Party

Forty years ago Jerry Brown won a Democratic primary defeating runner up Joseph Alioto, the longtime mayor of San Francisco, soundly. Brown then went on to defeat State Controller Houston Flornoy by a margin of less than three percent. Show More Summary

Does new marijuana study back Gov. Brown's warning about pot smokers?

Maybe Jerry Brown was more right about marijuana than folks gave him credit for -- at least if a new study on pot has merit.

Crane: 'Jerry Brown Hoodwinks Reporters'

David Crane, a lecturer at Stanford University's Institute for Economic Policy Research, admits that he donated to Gov. Jerry Brown and voted for him in 2010. And yet, says Crane, Brown is guilty of many of the same tricks that earlier California governors pulled to make their budgets seem rosier than they actually are. Show More Summary

L.A. Move For Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ Unlikely As Pols Continue To Pitch CBS

Les Moonves better clear some time on his schedule for a call from Jerry Brown - though the California Governor might not like what the CBS boss has to tell him. On the other hand, NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo might be very happy because sources...Show More Summary

What Jerry Brown's Big Lead Means

With less than eight weeks to go till the California primary election, Governor Jerry Brown holds a commanding lead over the multi-partisan field in the latest Field Poll. Brown is at 57 percent. Far right Republican Assemblyman TimShow More Summary

Seib Video: Scott Brown Tilts New Hampshire Senate Race

Add New Hampshire to the list of races to watch in the fight for control of the Senate, says Jerry Seib.

Brown's sky high numbers

(CNN) - Call it a belated birthday gift for Jerry Brown. A new poll in California indicates that the Golden State governor's approval rating is soaring and that he's far ahead of his Republican challengers as he runs this year for an unprecedented fourth term in office. The Wednesday release of the Field Poll comes […]

Poll: Brown Leads Gov Race, Donnelly Second

A new Field Poll of likely California voters shows incumbent Democrat Jerry Brown far ahead of any rivals in the gubernatorial election, enjoying the support of 57% of likely voters. Second place, with 17%, is Assemblyman Tim Donnelly, a Republican who enjoys Tea Party support. Show More Summary

Rove: Kashkari Is Best 'to Lose to Jerry Brown'

Veteran Republican political strategist and Beltway insider Karl Rove told a gathering of Sacramento business leaders that Neel Kashkari would be the party's best choice "to lose to Jerry Brown" in the November election, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. Show More Summary

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

Governor Jerry Brown has just turned 76. An increasingly timeless figure, as focused on the future of civilization today as the nation's oldest governor as he was when he was its youngest after his first election 40 years ago, BrownShow More Summary

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

Governor Jerry Brown has just turned 76. An increasingly timeless figure, as focused on the future of civilization today as the nation's oldest governor as he was when he was its youngest after his first election 40 years ago, BrownShow More Summary

CA Gov. Race: Finance Wizard Kashkari Aims to 'Upgrade' Immigration Laws

Neel Kashkari has his sights set on defeating Tim Donnelly in the upcoming June primary for the California Republican nomination for Governor, and subsequently to depose Gov. Jerry Brown from Sacramento. In a special Breitbart News Sunday show dedicated to the launch of the Breitbart California site, Kashkari met with Executive Chairman Steven K. Show More Summary

How the West Will Be Won in 2014

If you were to pick up a newspaper anywhere in California, you would think that the 2014 race for governor was over and decided. You would think that Jerry Brown had begun serving his thirteenth year as governor of a state enjoying an economic recovery the likes of which it has never seen. Show More Summary

CA Supreme Court May Shift to Left with 3 Appointments for Brown

The Supreme Court of California has been dominated by Republican appointees for three decades, but another likely term for Govornor Jerry Brown may well turn the tide. The Govornor currently has only one Democratic appointment pending, but three more may be on the horizon. Show More Summary

Daniel Luzer Watches Janet Napolitano Speak Truth About Education to Jerry Brown: Live from The Roasterie CXXXV: April 7, 2014

Daniel Luzer: Janet Napolitano: Online Won’t Fix Our Problems: "In general, I’m sort of ambivalent about... >...the University of California’s decision to hire former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano as its president.... But sometimes her perspective is rather refreshing. Show More Summary

New minimum wage law clears CA Senate committee

By James Poulos | Cal Watchdog Two minimum wage hikes in two years for California? Just a year after Gov. Jerry Brown signed one minimum wage hike into law, the California Senate’s Labor and Industrial Relations Committee last week greenlit an even faster and more sweeping boost. Last year, Brown signed Assembly Bill 10, by...

Mountain Lions, Horse Soring, and Politics in America

On Saturday night, at the first of our series of celebratory events commemorating The HSUS’ diamond (60th) anniversary, Whole Foods co-CEO Walter Robb and I gave the first-ever “Humane Governor” award to California’s Jerry Brown. Gov. Jerry Brown of California,...        Related Stories A Whale of a Ruling From Russia with Love Something is Rotten in Denmark  

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