Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger

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.


Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (AP)

Schwarzenegger Touts California’s Record On Climate Change At U.N.

Former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is touting the Golden State to the U.N. as a leader for its climate change initiatives.


Former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and his wife Maria Shriver celebrate during his election night party in Beverly Hills, November 7, 2006. (Hector Mata/AFP/Getty Images)

Schwarzenegger Reveals He Fathered Child With Staffer

Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and his wife, Maria Shriver, separated after Schwarzenegger revealed he had fathered a child with a member of their household staff, according to a Los Angeles Times report.

CBS San Francisco–05/17/2011

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San Quentin Death Row Inmate Asks Schwarzenegger For Clemency

A convicted killer on San Quentin’s death row is asking Arnold Schwarzenegger to grant him clemency as one of his last acts as governor.


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California Supreme Court Denies State Office Property Sale

The California Supreme Court has denied Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s request to let him complete the sale of state office properties before he leaves office next week.

CBS San Francisco–12/28/2010

California Hall of Fame Inducts New Members

California Hall Of Fame To Induct New Members

SACRAMENTO (AP) – Actress Betty White, former Secretary of State George Shultz, painter Wayne Thiebaud and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg are the latest to join California’s Hall of Fame. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and first lady […]

CBS San Francisco–12/14/2010

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (AP)

Fight Over Child Care Funding Emblematic Of California State Budget Battle

If the political tug-of-war over funding for one program was any indication, it appeared unlikely that Democrats would sign off on any of Gov. Schwarzenegger’s latest proposed budget cuts.


Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (AP)

Lame Duck Governor To Propose ‘Ugly Cuts’ For California

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger’s final plan to balance the California budget without raising taxes may be met with a shrug from lawmakers more concerned about how his successor, Jerry Brown, plans to tackle the problem.


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Schwarzenegger Urges Voters To Protect California Climate Law

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger said Tuesday he doesn’t just want to defeat the November ballot measure that would suspend the state’s greenhouse gas emissions law—he wants voters to trounce it to prompt Washington to create a new national energy policy.

CBS San Francisco–10/19/2010

In September, 2009, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger spoke at a public memorial service at Dodger Stadium for firefighters who died fighting the Station fire. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Schwarzenegger Honors Fallen Firefighters At Sacramento Ceremony

Gov. Schwarzenegger thanked firefighters who sacrificed their lives on his watch at a memorial ceremony Saturday in Sacramento.