California Governor’s Race
The final Field Poll shows Jerry Brown beating Meg Whitman by ten points for governor and Barbara Boxer leading Carly Fiorina by eight for Senator.
As the governor’s race entered the final stretch, Democrat Jerry Brown took a swipe at his opponent’s lack of experience. Republican Meg Whitman jabbed back, saying California needs fresh ideas, and voters need to retire Brown.
In the final stretch to Election Day, California’s gubernatorial candidates continue on the stump in what has become the most expensive governor’s race in the state’s history.
An outspoken San Francisco attorney has unfurled a huge banner in front of his building in North Beach, stating “F*** Meg Whitman and Carly Fiorina.”
Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman encountered a rowdy crowd—some yelling “go home”—when she stopped Friday to visit a popular Cuban pastry shop in Southern California in the final stretch of her campaign.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman told a television host that her former housekeeper, an illegal immigrant, should be deported, but then stepped away from the comment during a campaign stop Thursday.
Attorney General Jerry Brown has raised more than $28 million in his gubernatorial bid, far outstripping the $19 million donors have poured into Republican Meg Whitman’s campaign.
The final Field Poll before the election puts Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman 10 points behind Democrat Jerry Brown.
In one of her most notable campaign attack ads, Republican Meg Whitman portrays her opponent for governor as a puppet of labor—a politician who has benefited from at least $20 million in union spending this year.
A new KPIX-TV CBS 5 poll released Tuesday showed Democrats Jerry Brown and Barbara Boxer leading, while Proposition 19 is no longer favored among likely voters.