Articles in Category: 'Jerry Brown'

By: Tom Feeney | Posted: April 22, 2015 11:15 AM
 

The state of California is known for many things, including red carpets, wine country, and high taxes. But recently, the Golden State has also become known for its struggle with a crisis other states like Florida are working to avoid: a severe water shortage that threatens its economy, its environment, and the livelihood of millions of families.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: May 20, 2013 3:55 AM

We should thank Governor Moonbeam for reminding us how lucky we are to be Floridians and not Californians.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: September 27, 2012 3:55 AM
In 2008, voters under 30 preferred Barack Obama over John McCain by a 66 percent to 32 percent margin. Among older voters, Obama led McCain by 50 percent to 49 percent.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: August 9, 2012 3:05 AM

Just when you think Florida environmentalists can't get any further out in left field, they go and drop back against the wall. I'm talking about their latest plan to budget their causes by ballot initiative. 
 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: July 24, 2012 3:55 AM
"If you've got a business, you didn't build that. Somebody else made that happen." Mitt Romney fell on this Obama quote like an NFL lineman on an end zone fumble during the Super Bowl. And understandably so.
 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: June 8, 2012 3:55 AM
In 1919, after Boston police went on strike to protest the city's refusal to recognize their new union, Gov. Calvin Coolidge ordered the National Guard into the streets.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: June 4, 2012 3:55 AM
Demographic forecasts generally take the form of predicting more of the same.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: May 21, 2012 3:55 AM
In the run-up to this weekend's G-8 summit at Camp David, journalists have unfavorably compared European "austerity" with Barack Obama's economic policies.
 
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By: George Will | Posted: May 18, 2011 3:55 AM

SACRAMENTO -- Pausing in his struggle to solve, or to get others to solve, today's iteration of California's recurring fiscal crisis, Jerry Brown, the recurring governor, recently approved a new contract for the prison guards union.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: July 12, 2011 3:55 AM

"The Disappearing Black Middle Class" ran the headline over the Chicago Sun-Times story. And the statistics from the Economic Policy Institute were indeed sobering.

 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: January 31, 2012 3:55 AM
California has a huge state debt and Washington has a huge national debt. But that does not discourage either Gov. Jerry Brown or President Barack Obama from wanting to launch a very costly high-speed rail system.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: February 3, 2011 3:55 AM
 

While tea party favorite Sen. Jim DeMint of South Carolina continues to ponder making a run at the Republican presidential nomination, his competitors are keeping tabs on what he does. His home state will be a crucial primary battle.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: November 23, 2010 4:05 AM
 
With Republicans routing Democrats across the country on Election Day, speculation has been building throughout November that President Barack Obama will face a challenge for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2012.
 
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