- As the state's chief executive officer, oversees most state departments and agencies and appoints judges.
- Proposes new laws and approves or vetoes legislation.
- Prepares and submits the annual state budget.
- Mobilizes and directs state resources during emergencies.
Keep your cash, but contribute ideas at http://marcvaldezcalgov.blogspot.com/. Optimistic Democratic alternatives to tired insider blather (occupation: Air Pollution Scientist). Greater autonomy, less micromanagement, for teachers and doctors—for everyone! Worker's compensation reform. Responsible use of the pardon. Habitat protection. Axe electric vehicles—promote hybrids. Devolve state responsibilities and income to localities. Repeal Proposition 13, with deferred-payment home equity loans to ease tax shock. Attend our infrastructure needs, despite budget cutting.
Back to Candidate List