California Governor Brown Reinvents Himself Yet Again

California Governor Brown Reinvents Himself Yet Again

By Anthony York and Mark Z. Barabak, Los Angeles Times SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- On a recent Thursday morning, Jerry Brown walked unannounced into the basement office of the Alameda C ...

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California Democrats’ Meeting Ends On Fractious Note

California Democrats’ Meeting Ends On Fractious Note

By Michael Finnegan and Seema Mehta, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES -- California Democrats broke with Governor Jerry Brown by calling for the legalization of marijuana and a ban o ...

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Corruption Scandals Cost California Democrats Supermajority Control Of State Senate

Corruption Scandals Cost California Democrats Supermajority Control Of State Senate

By Jessica Calefati, San Jose Mercury News SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- It took Democrats more than a century to win a supermajority in both houses of the California Legislature, but two ...

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California’s Governor Jerry Brown Announces Re-election Bid

California’s Governor Jerry Brown Announces Re-election Bid

By Anthony York, Los Angeles Times SACRAMENTO, California — Gov. Jerry Brown finally made it official Thursday — he’s running for re-election. Brown filed paperwork in Alameda Cou ...

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Democratic Governors Join Obama In Push For Higher Minimum Wage

Democratic Governors Join Obama In Push For Higher Minimum Wage

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama locked arms with Democratic governors Friday to press the case for raising the minimum wage, an issue the party is hoping will drive voters to ...

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California Republicans Fear Another November Of Democratic Dominance

California Republicans Fear Another November Of Democratic Dominance

By Seema Mehta, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES -- Facing a daunting effort to unseat Gov. Jerry Brown, Republican activists in California are openly worrying about whether the part ...

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