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Abel Maldonado. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Former Lt. Gov. Maldonado Drops GOP Bid For California Governor

Former Lt. Gov. Abel Maldonado has abandoned his long-shot GOP bid for governor of California, as he floundered for support and campaign cash.


California Gov. Jerry Brown (Max Whittaker/Getty Images)

Brown To Become Longest Serving California Governor Next Week

California’s colorful and unpredictable governor, Jerry Brown, is preparing to pass another milestone: the state’s longest serving governor.


Arnold Schwarzenegger (credit: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Schwarzenegger To Be Executive Editor Of Muscle & Fitness Magazines

He was the Terminator, then a governor, and now Arnold Schwarzenegger is an editor. Schwarzenegger has been named executive editor of Muscle & Fitness…


Schwarzenegger's Decision To Run For Governor Was On A Whim

Schwarzenegger’s Decision To Run For Governor Was On A Whim

Former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has told a magazine that the decision to run for governor was made on a whim, on the way to a TV appearance and that even wife Maria Shriver was surprised by the bombshell.


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New Infidelity, Coverup Rumors Swirl Around Schwarzenegger

Did former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger misuse taxpayer funds to cover up sexual liaisons?

CBS San Francisco–05/25/2011

Former Schwarzenegger maid Patricia Baena and an unidentified child (MySpace)

Schwarzenegger Sons Born Less Than A Week Apart

Patricia Baena was Schwarzenegger’s longtime housekeeper and the woman with whom he fathered a child several years before his election — a secret they both kept for nearly 14 years.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/19/2011

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A Reluctant Shriver Made Most Of First Lady Role

Maria Shriver’s career as a TV journalist was sidelined when her movie star husband, Arnold Schwarzenegger, decided to jump into her family’s business, politics.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/10/2011

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. (David McNew/Getty Images)

The Schwarzenegger Era Comes To A Close

After seven years, the “Governator’s” run as leader of California comes to an end Monday in Sacramento, when Arnold Schwarzenegger leaves office and is replaced by Jerry Brown.


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Brown To Be Sworn In At Sacramento Auditorium

Gov.-elect Jerry Brown will be sworn in next month at the same place Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger took the oath of office four years ago.

CBS San Francisco–12/22/2010

California Governor-elect Jerry Brown speaks to supporters as he celebrates his win during an election night party at Fox Theatre on November 2, 2010 in Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Jerry Brown Names HHS Secretary, Budget Director

Governor-elect Jerry Brown has announced the first appointments of his incoming administration.

CBS San Francisco–12/07/2010