Yesterday, while voters were trashing his ballot measures, the Governor was at the Obama White House for a photo-op on the federal adoption of California’s mileage standards. This morning, he was still in Washington. But Schwarzenegger's favorability rating has plunged into the low 30’s and, after yesterday’s election, all he can do is pick up the pieces. Five ballot measures suffered resounding defeat, leaving the state with a deficit of $21 billion -- larger than the entire budgets of most other states.
A California Drama without a Hollywood Ending
Carla Marinucci - California Playbook reporter, POLITICO - @cmarinucci, Kevin Starr - (1940-2017), Joe Mathews - Host, "Zocalo's Connecting California" - @joemmathews, Bruce Cain - University of California Washington Center, Bill Lockyer - California State Treasurer