Deborah White

Liberals Rejoice at Jerry Brown’s Inauguration

Jerry Brown is governor! For California liberals, those words alone give us great comfort that our state is back in capable, trustworthy hands, and no longer under the purview of politically incompetent Republicans as movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger or his wannabe clone, billionaire Meg Whitman. In his smartly succinct 13-minute inaugural speech, Jerry affirmed that…

U.S.- Korea Trade Agreement Addresses Liberal Concerns

President Obama’s recently announced, renegotiated U.S. – South Korea free trade agreement holds strong potential to energize the U.S. economy over the next few years and decades. Democrats should be pleased because this, Obama’s first trade agreement, appears to adequately address liberal concerns on U.S. trade policy as: Environmental protections Protection of workers’ fundamental rights…

Bill Clinton to Campaign for Jerry Brown, Gavin Newsom

Jerry Brown announced the terrific news today that President Bill Clinton will join him and Gavin Newsom, Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor, on the campaign trail on October 15 and 17, which should effectively kill Meg Whitman’s phony innuendoes of a Clinton-Brown feud. Democratic gubernatorial candidate Brown announced at a press conference, “I am very…

Jerry Brown Starts to Pull Away in Polls

No surprise that a recent Reuters poll reports Jerry Brown pulling away with a six-point lead over Meg Whitman in California’s gubernatorial race: her detail-free campaign rhetoric doesn’t make sense. Just imagine… Whitman’s “proposal to eliminate 40,000 state worker positions” is so lacking in rudimentary common sense that even failed Republican Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger called…

Meg Whitman Bullied eBay Employee, Paid Big Settlement

Three years ago, eBay CEO Meg Whitman allegedly engaged in physical violence in the workplace, per a New York Times report yesterday. As a result, “two… former employees said the company paid a six-figure financial settlement” to the victim, per the Times. The New York Times elaborated: “During her 10 years as chief executive of…