Carmen Balber

Consumer advocate with the Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer Rights

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The Governor and the Legislature are likely to  move California's presidential primary  up to February 5 of next year.

California's Voice in the 2008 Presidential Campaigns?

The Governor and the Legislature are likely to move California's presidential primary up to February 5 of next year.

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