Whitman has spent $100 million(a good deal of it her own money) on the governor's race in California,yet Jerry Brown still leads in most polls. What does this say about the attitude of California voters?
I don't know if she can buy the job. She might not have to. Given the general anger about government in our state and the country in general, she might not have to do or say much of anything to win. Democrats control the state legislature in California, the national congress, and the presidency, so they are going to take most of the heat for the current crisis.
Of course, California remains a liberal state, so Brown still has a shot. What's crazy to me is that he will be the guy running. Talk about a career politician! Don't they have anyone new to offer? If Brown wins, it will either prove that California is filled with die hard Democrats, or that voters here will generally go for the career politician over the businessperson.
I don't know what it says about the voters, but it makes a pretty good argument that you can't just spend money on an election and get a win. Which is kind of comforting if you think about it.
by KK Trainor6 years ago
Why vote for the party that wants to keep you dependent on the government?I am not saying that I believe all minorities vote Democrat, nor that all of them are dependent on government assistance in its many forms. I...
by John Wilson8 months ago
Clinton's popular vote win was basically her win in California - by 4 million + votes. Take California away from Clinton, and Trump wins by a landslide. The Electoral College prevented this bias of one state forcing...
by undermyhat5 years ago
God thinks so:http://www.mediaite.com/tv/morgan-freem … ist-thing/
by GA Anderson3 years ago
Here's the deal - it sure seems like Pres. Obama has been spending a lot of time fundraising lately. And since he can't run again - it must be for the Democrat Party and its candidates.Well, every president does this as...
by Cagsil5 years ago
Is the party that wants to be rich.He is seriously trying to sell this BS to the general pubic?JACKSON, Miss. - At a fundraiser at a country club in Mississippi this evening that was expected to raise a record-breaking...
by Credence24 years ago
I am taken back to the site 'unskewed polls' where the conservatives were saying that the mainstream polling system was unfairly skewed in favor of Mr. Obama. So, I bet I could not find them now anywhere among all the...
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.