Jim Newton

author of “Man of Tomorrow: The Relentless Life of Jerry Brown”

Guest

Editor of Blueprint, a new magazine covering Los Angeles and California, and author of Man of Tomorrow: The Relentless Life of Jerry BrownJustice for All: Earl Warren and the Nation He Made and Eisenhower: The White House Years; former editor-at-large and columnist at the Los Angeles Times (1992-1997)

Jim Newton on KCRW

Author Jim Newton talks about how Jerry Brown's Jesuit teachings influenced his governorships, how he saw his father Pat Brown, his frugality, and more.

‘Man of Tomorrow’ chronicles life of Jerry Brown, California’s longest-serving governor

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