- Making News: Did Schwarzenegger Win Last Night's Democratic Debate?
One candidate wants tax breaks for Exxon-Mobile and the other is a tool of developers, and they're both in the Democratic Party. In San Francisco last night, gubernatorial candidates Steve Westly and Phil Angelides held what appears to have been their last debate before the June primary. Very few voters will have heard what turned out to be a relentless exchange of negative personal attacks. According to Bill Bradley, author of New West Notes online and a former advisor to the Democratic Party, the big winner was Arnold Schwarzenegger.