The Once and Future Governor

The Once and Future Governor

Jerry Brown’s third chance to get it right.

Dec 27, 2010, Vol. 16, No. 15 • By BILL WHALEN



One Hundred Days of Arnold

Muscular Governance in Sacramento.

Feb 23, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 23

State of the Arnold

The Governator looks like all things to all Republicans--and trouble for Democrats.

9:20 AM, Jan 7, 2004

The Bad Candidates Series

Forget the primaries and Super Tuesday, let's use computers to figure out the Democratic nominee, BCS-style.

11:00 PM, Dec 14, 2003


Governor Schwarzenegger takes on the Democratic legislature and looks to terminate California's budget woes.

11:00 PM, Dec 4, 2003

18 Days

A look at Governor Schwarzenegger's roadmap for his first weeks in office.

12:00 PM, Nov 18, 2003

The Man Who Would Be Willie

Gavin Newsom looks to buck the liberal trend and win the San Francisco mayor's office by trying to fix the city's homeless problem.

11:00 PM, Nov 3, 2003

Miller Time?

Now that they've got the Governator, are Californians ready for Sen. Dennis Miller?

11:00 PM, Oct 27, 2003


The Governator and George W. Bush get together in California to discuss how they can help one another.

12:00 AM, Oct 17, 2003

The Rundown

Arnold hands in his transition lineup card. It's got a few surprises . . .

1:00 PM, Oct 10, 2003

California Democrats Regroup

After the big loss on Tuesday, California Democrats have to decide if they want to work with Arnold, or try to duke it out with the Terminator.

9:00 AM, Oct 9, 2003

Anatomy of a Revolt

Why Californians chose to roll the dice on a political unknown and dump the state establishment.

8:05 AM, Oct 8, 2003

Postcards from the End

Some thoughts on recall math, Mary Carey, and tonight's bellwether county.

7:50 AM, Oct 7, 2003

Dirty Tricks

Gray Davis and the L.A. Times go into overdrive to sink the Schwarzenegger campaign.

11:30 AM, Oct 6, 2003

The B-Team

We know how the contenders are spending the weekend, but what about recall's second stringers?

8:50 AM, Oct 3, 2003

Bandwagon or Meatwagon?

The Schwarzenegger campaign is finally getting that feeling of inevitability. The only thing that could derail it would be some kind of bombshell. Oops.

8:45 AM, Oct 2, 2003

Bustamante Goes Boom

The lieutenant governor sits watching as his campaign implodes.

11:30 AM, Oct 1, 2003

The Other Question

A week from today Californians will settle the recall. And decide who has to deal with Proposition 54, the Racial Privacy Initiative.

12:00 AM, Sep 30, 2003

Gray's Waterloo?

Gray Davis is looking increasingly desperate. The numbers may mean that he's finally finished.

8:00 AM, Sep 29, 2003

R Minus 10

With recall just 10 days away, everything is in play, including McClintock, Davis, and a nasty little surprise for California car owners.

8:00 AM, Sep 26, 2003

The Greatest Show on Earth

The recall debate of '03 had everything--Terminator 4, Arianna, and even a Jim Stockdale moment.

9:30 AM, Sep 25, 2003

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