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Politico: Pushes Jerry Brown as Dem Bright Spot, Positions for 2016 Run

Oct 29 2014 5:33pm CDT | Source: Big Government

With all sails up and heading downwind, Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown is on course to win an unprecedented fourth term as governor in California, 40 years after he won his first. The Orange County Register has Brown leading opponent Neel Kashkari by a sixteen point margin of likely voters, 52-36 percent. Notably, Brown is enjoying a 58 percent job approval rating at a time where anti-incumbent feelings are high among voters who are tired of gridlock in Washington and where Dem ...
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California Prison Guards Sit Out Debate On Letting Non-Violent Prisoners Go Free

Oct 9 2014 5:58pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

For decades, California's prison guard union was a feared political animal. It backed harsh sentencing laws and the construction of dozens of new prisons, and its membership rolls swelled. Now, a November ballot referendum could release thousands of non-violent prisoners, and the 33,000-member union's response has been surprising. Silence. The guards are sitting this one out. California Correctional Peace Officers Association spokesman JeVaughn Baker told T ...
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Jerry Brown Closes His Final Campaign for Governor As He Began His First

Oct 7 2014 11:55am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Locked on trajectory for a big win in his bid for an historic fourth term as governor of California, Jerry Brown is ending his last campaign for the office as he began his first some 40 years ago. He is running a campaign to promote an initiative drive to better the state. Now it is Proposition and Proposition 2, the $7.5 billion water bond measure and the state's rainy day fund. Forty years ago, it was Proposition 9, the Political Reform Act of 1974. Prop 9, which then Cali ...
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How Do You Make Republicans Care About Animal Testing? Anthony Bellotti Has A Plan

Oct 7 2014 10:21am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Anthony Bellotti's day job is working as a Republican strategist specializing in opposition research, with clients that have included Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s re-election campaign, anti-Obamacare efforts and various pro-life campaigns. "But by night I advocate for animals trapped in the government’s taxpayer-funded experimentation laboratories," he says. "Ending forced taxpayer-funded animal experimentation is my life’s work. It’s my calling. It’s what gets me out of b ...
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Love, diversity and 'Star Trek'

Sep 29 2014 2:06pm CDT | Source: WND

(People’s World) — A new documentary chronicling the life of activist and actor George Takei is currently screening, to the delight of his many admirers. To Be Takei, a loving tribute to the man and his passion for life, is produced and directed by Jennifer M. Kroot. The film is not exclusively designed for Trekkies, though fans should be pleased with this cinematic profile of the actor best known for his role as Lieutenant Hikaru Sulu in the ...
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California May Face Similar Utility Crisis that Caused Gray Davis Recall

Sep 28 2014 8:46am CDT | Source: Big Government

California ranks third in the U.S., behind Hawaii and New Jersey, with 1.1% of statewide electrical power production being generated by customer-sited solar panels. The driving force behind this growth has been the 30% federal investment tax credit, plus incentives to meet Governor Jerry Brown’s California Renewables Portfolio Standard, which mandates 33% of electrical power be generated from intermittent solar and other green energy sources by 2020.   However, ...
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