May, 2010

Sacramento Bee helping with Brown campaign
Monday, May 31st, 2010

MAY 31, 2010 Katy Grimes: The Sacramento Bee has been very critical of the Poizner/Whitman Republican primary gubernatorial race. That's expected, but now it appears that The Bee editorial board is not only falling all over themselves to write about Jerry Brown, but they are tipping their hand to...

The Unserious State
Monday, May 31st, 2010

MAY 31, 2010 The Australian radio announcer interviewing me last week about the dreadful state of California's budget and economy wanted to know what she would find if she landed at LAX and drove around the state. It's not like "Blade Runner," director Ridley Scott's 1982 film depicting a dystopian...

Green-job future a fraud
Monday, May 31st, 2010

  JUNE 1, 2010 By JOHN SEILER California’s unemployment rate remains stubbornly high, at 12.6 percent. That’s 2.7 percentage points above the national average. The persistence of unemployment also is something Californians haven't seen since the Great Depression. The May 30 Sacramento B...

Chron: Teacher's union not so powerful anymore?
Monday, May 31st, 2010

LAT: Half of state likes Arizona's immigration law
Monday, May 31st, 2010

Bee: War over business tax!
Monday, May 31st, 2010

Bee: Gov. Brown vs Gov. Brown
Monday, May 31st, 2010

Read Skelton's lips: More new taxes!
Monday, May 31st, 2010

I'll give L.A. Times columnist George Skelton marks for consistency: He always favors tax increases. Here he is back in 2007, even before the economy crashed, calling for "a temporary tax increase to balance the books." And I'm consistent, too: I always oppose him and his obsession. I'm always on t...

Bee: 880,000 in state long term unemployed
Sunday, May 30th, 2010

Bee: Steinberg wants counties to run social services
Sunday, May 30th, 2010