Governor's Race Starts in Negative Territory

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Republican Meg Whitman has begun an expected drum-beat of negative television attacks on Democrat Jerry Brown. Both want to be Governor, a job Brown held for two terms in the 1970's and early 80's. His record is the subject of Whitman's opening salvo.



  • Barbara O'Connor - Cal State Sacramento's Institute for the Study of Politics and Media
  • Thad Kousser - chair of the political science department at UCSD


Warren Olney