Posts Tagged ‘Arnold Schwarzenegger’

Where’s Arnold in the governor’s race?

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014
Schwarzenegger, conference

Where's ex-Republican Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger in the primary election races decided today? By far the most successful GOP candidate in California in the last 15 years, he is nowhere to be seen in this important election. He has endorsed nobody for governor, and nobody for any other races. Jus...

CA GOP’s Arnold Problem

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014
CA GOP’s Arnold Problem

Going on 11 years now, the California Republican Party has an "Arnold Problem." Gone from office now almost four years, ex-Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger continues to loom over the party. Here's what "The Terminator" promised during the 2003 "Total Recall" election: The reality: Arnold swept the...

Update: More on Climategate cooked books

Saturday, May 17th, 2014
Rosie the riveter

AB 32, the Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006, continues to gut the California economy. Even after the 2009 revelations of Climategate showing that "climate scientists" cooked the books on the numbers. Even after Climategate II in 2011. Now we have Climategate III. James Delingpole repor...

Analyzing Neel Kashkari’s flyer

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014
Neel 1

Today the first statewide political flyer plopped into my mailbox. It's from Neel Kashkari, running for governor as a Republican. The whole thing is reproduced at the bottom. This is the first gubernatorial election using the Top Two system. The two candidates with the most votes go on to a Novem...

Global cooling update

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014
Blizzard wikimedia

How's that global warming/climate change working out? California still must implement AB 32, the Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006. It was signed into law way back eight years ago by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, who's long gone from office to few people's regret. Yet his bill keeps slamming Califo...

Why ‘climate change’ is a useless phrase

Monday, February 10th, 2014

In the late 2000s, "climate change" began replacing "global warming" as the phrase used to encourage government intervention to prevent man-caused climate catastrophes. In 2006, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed into law the Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006, greatly increasing regulatory control...

Record global cooling freezes Lake Superior

Saturday, February 8th, 2014

Those who still believe the "global warming" myth should become "Yoopers." That's Michiganese for "U.P.-ers," those who live in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Because you sure won't suffer any meltdown there. According to Michigan Live: "Lake Superior is almost frozen over as of yesterday February ...

‘Global cooling’ could postpone Super Bowl

Sunday, January 26th, 2014

California keeps imposing AB 32, the Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006. It slams businesses, and jobs, with mandatory reductions in "greenhouse gases." Meanwhile, here's what's really going on, from the Daily Mail: America is set for the coldest month of the century as weather forecasters pre...

Schwarzenegger sticking to global warming schtick

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

I remember around 20 years ago Arnold Schwarzenegger explained to a talk-show host how to keep making movie hits. If a film bombed, he said, he analyzed what was wrong -- the script, the director, etc. -- then corrected it for the next project. He has not done the same thing with the major cause ...

Good news for state: Programmers found for antiquated computers

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

One of the strangest stories out of Sacramento in recent years has to do with state Controller John Chiang's repeated warnings that it would be difficult to implement furloughs of state workers because of the antiquated computer system used to process the state's payroll. This is from a fr...