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California Gov. Jerry Brown Wins Record 4th Term

California Gov. Jerry Brown is returning to Sacramento for a record fourth term.


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Race For Governor Mostly A Campaign That Wasn’t

Neel Kashkari, a first-time candidate for office, was hoping to spark a conversation with California voters this year about growing inequality in the state’s rebounding economy, whether the state is economically competitive, and how to reform its underperforming K-12 school system.



Neel Kashkari’s Gubernatorial Ad Draws Criticism For Depiction Of Drowning Child

The ad features a child fighting for his life that’s eventually saved by Kashkari. The ad is supposed to be a metaphor for the state of education in California.



Have You Registered To Vote? California’s Deadline Is Oct. 20 For November Election

Ballots are in the mail for vote-by-mail voters, but it’s not too late to register to vote in this year’s election.


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Gov. Brown Spends Little, Still Has $24 Million Left In Re-Election Campaign

Gov. Jerry Brown is reporting that he has nearly $24 million for his re-election campaign after spending very little so far this year.


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Poll Finds Few Know GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Kashkari

A new poll on California’s gubernatorial race finds that Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown maintains a strong lead over Republican challenger Neel Kashkari and that few voters could even identify the GOP candidate in the Nov. 4 election.


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Governor Brown Debates With Gubernatorial Challenger Neel Kashkari

Governor Jerry Brown and his Republican opponent, Neel Kashkari, talked jobs, education, and immigration in their debate Thursday, which was heated at times.


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Gov. Brown Slammed Over Tesla In California Debate

Gov. Jerry Brown’s long-shot Republican challenger blasted him for failing to do enough to land a Tesla battery plant during the only scheduled debate of this year’s governor’s race.



Gov. Brown And Neel Kashkari Facing Off In Only Gubernatorial Debate

Gov. Jerry Brown and his Republican challenger are meeting for what is likely to be the only gubernatorial debate this election season.


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Poll: Brown Maintains Big Lead Over GOP Challenger Kashkari

A new Field Poll finds that Gov. Jerry Brown has a lead of 16 percentage points over GOP challenger Neel Kashkari in the governor’s race.


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Why Will California’s Plastic Bag Ban Leave Customers Paying More At Store?

In addition to the ban of plastic bags, paper bags will cost 10 cents each, thanks to a deal lawmakers cut with grocers. Plastic bag manufacturers will also get $2 million to help them come up with a plan to make a heavier duty bag grocers can sell to customers.


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Governor Brown’s GOP Challenger Trying Novel Tactics

Republicans finally have the kind of gubernatorial candidate they need to be competitive in overwhelmingly Democratic California — a young, second-generation social moderate who has financial expertise and is comfortable on social media.