Tag Archive for Governor

Newsom Town Hall Meeting Coming to OC

We have just received word that San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom is coming to Orange County on August 11, 2009 for a community Town Hall meeting. Newsom is running for the Democratic Party nomination for Governor of California. Newsom’s Town Hall is scheduled for August 11, 2009 - 6:00 PM at Santa Ana College – Johnson Campus…

Palin Stepping Down As Governer! Multi-tasking Issues?

WASHINGTON (CNN) – Gov. Sarah Palin announced Friday that she will step down as Alaska’s chief executive by the end of the month. She will not seek election to a second gubernatorial term in 2010. “People who know me know that besides faith and family, nothing’s more important to me than our beloved Alaska,” Palin…

WDYT: What’s the State of the State?

Later today, Arnold the Governator will be giving his “State of the State” address. It’s expected to be mostly on the state budget crisis. As the budget crisis worsens, more & more Californians are wondering if the state will survive the latest fiscal catastrophe. So what can we do to get out of it? Our…

Illinois Governor Charged with Corruption

Developing Story: (CNN) — Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is in federal custody on corruption charges, a law enforcement official said Tuesday.  Rod Blagojevich is currently serving his second term as governor of Illinois. Blagojevich and his chief of staff, John Harris, are charged with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud and solicitation of bribery, according…

Arnold Says He’ll VETO the Budget

This just in from The Sacramento Bee. The Governor is saying that he will veto the budget that the Legislature just passed. Even though we have now gone without a budget for the entire summer, Arnold says he won’t agree to the one budget that actually passed the Legislature. However, I’m also hearing news that…

WDYT: What’s the Source of the Budget Obstructionism?

As we all know right now, the state is still without a budget. The Governator says that all the Legislators should now forego the national party conventions to stay in Sacramento and get a budget passed… Even though Arnold himself apparently still has plans to speak at the RNC in Minneapolis. And right now, the…