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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…

California Working Families for Jerry Brown releases first ad

The independent expenditure campaign for Jerry Brown is off to a rapid start. California Working Families for Jerry Brown, a coalition of labor and other groups, has launched its first TV ad. Scheduled to hit the airwaves next week, the spot targets Whitman’s voting record, the lack of one. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=efbG3pDoNDY[/youtube]