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Fri Sep 15, 2017, 03:41 AM

Jobs and health care on voters' minds heading into California governor's race

California voters say jobs and the economy, health care, crime and immigration policies are among their most pressing concerns heading into a year in which they will elect a replacement for Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown.

In a race in which many voters have yet to engage, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom – a Democrat from San Francisco – continues to lead next year’s contest for governor with support from 26 percent of likely voters, according to the latest survey from UC Berkeley’s Institute of Governmental Studies.

In a virtual tie for second place are businessman John Cox, 11 percent, former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, 10 percent, and Assemblyman Travis Allen, 9 percent. Villaraigosa is a Democrat, while Cox and Allen are Republicans.

Under the state’s election system, the top two candidates in June will advance to the fall runoff regardless of party.

Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/news/politics-government/capitol-alert/article173429271.html

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flibbitygiblets Sep 2017 #1

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Fri Sep 15, 2017, 04:23 AM

1. Newsome!

then he can be President. Please and thank you.

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