Former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger yesterday unveiled the opening of the Schwarzenegger Institute, a new public policy school at USC. In October, bookstores will see the arrival of "Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story," the bodybuilder-turned-actor-turned-politician's new autobiography.
Early voting by absentee ballot will account for 35% of the presidential ballots cast this year, a statistic that is challenging campaigns' conventional wisdom about the final "72-hour push." How will the campaigns tailor their strategies in swing states after certain voters cast early ballots? And if you had to spend limited resources on a phone-a-thon or a door-to-door campaign, which is more effective? Alex Cohen and A Martínez delve into the number crunching and the big thinking behind it.
Tomorrow marks the 25th anniversary of a spasm of civil unrest that left large swaths of the city in ashes, and tested the boundaries of social order. We'll look back on what happened and what was behind the anger. And this weekend it will be 100 days since President Trump took office. We’ll have a look at his time in office so far, and how its affected California.
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