Tag Archive for Gov. Jerry Brown

Brown Signs Same Day Voter Registration Bill

Jerry Brown 8-04-2010 (Photo courtesy Lou Delgado)

“Voting—the sacred right of every citizen—should be simple and convenient,” said Governor Brown. “While other states try to restrict voters with new laws that burden the process, California allows voters to register online—and even on Election Day.”

NY Times on Gov. Brown

  Sunday’s New York Times editorial page featured this column from Maureen Dowd based on an interview with Governor Jerry Brown in Anaheim.  Dowd’s wit and insight certainly come through, but as I read Brown’s quotes, I constantly wonder, “why didn’t Arnold say this? Why didn’t Arnold do this?” Some excerpts from the inteview: ”…

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…