Sunday Late Night: For CEOs, Failure Pays Well

By: Sunday October 2, 2011 8:01 pm

“You’re fired.”

Scary words, for most people.

But for CEOs of American companies, those two scary words still mean an outsized payday.


Even in Loss, Prop 19 Got More Votes Than Every Major GOP Candidate

By: Wednesday November 3, 2010 1:15 pm

Support for Prop 19 statewide in California is apparently less “fringe” than support for the Republican Party.

2010 Senate Races: Last PPP Polls Show GOP Gains, But Dems Keep Majority

By: Monday November 1, 2010 8:00 am

If these races break exactly as PPP polling dictates, the Democratic caucus would be reduced to only 51 members. On the other hand, if the three toss-up races each brake for the Democrat instead of the Republican, the Dem caucus would be down to 54 members–still a substatial margin by historical measures.

Carly Fiorina’s Underpants Gnome Budget

By: Monday October 18, 2010 9:01 am

It appears that Carly Fiorina is Christine O’Donnell with less Jesus and more work history.

CA Sen: More Polling Shows Boxer Pulling Away

By: Friday September 24, 2010 4:30 pm

The good news keeps coming for incumbent Democratic Senator Barbara Boxer. The latest Field Poll of likely voters has her leading Carly Fiorina by six points.

CA Gov and Sen: Brown and Boxer Move into Lead

By: Thursday September 23, 2010 7:00 pm

Throughout this cycle, SurveyUSA’s polling in California has been slightly less favorable for Democrats, but the most recent poll for CBS 5 shows clear movement in favor of Gubernatorial candidate Jerry Brown and incumbent Sen. Barbara Boxer. Both Democrats now lead in their respective races.

CA: Republicans Whitman and Fiorina Lead Top of Ticket Races

By: Sunday September 5, 2010 5:00 pm

Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman has taken a seven point lead over Democrat Jerry Brown, according to the new SurveyUSA poll of the race. The poll also found the Senate race to be extremely close. Incumbent Democrat Barbara Boxer trails Republican Carly Fiorina by just two points, with in the polls 4.2 percent margin of error.

Carly Fiorina Helpfully Articulates the Official Republican Party Position on Abortion

By: Thursday September 2, 2010 10:30 am

During last night’s debate with Barbara Boxer, iCarly ran the same playbook the GOP always runs on choice.

Blago Conviction Lesson: It’s Okay to Sell a Senate Seat, So Long as You Don’t Lie about It

By: Tuesday August 17, 2010 3:06 pm

All you Californians ought to be getting awfully nervous about Senate-Select Carly Fiorina about now. Because the lesson I take from the Rod Blagojevich verdict–he was found guilty of just one charge of lying to the FBI, while the jury remained deadlocked on 23 other charges–is that it’s okay to sell a Senate seat, so long as you don’t lie about it.

CA: Whitman, Fiorina Lead Democratic Rivals

By: Saturday August 14, 2010 7:53 am

The latest SurveyUSA poll of California found Republican Meg Whitman with a single-point lead over Democrat Jerry Brown in the race for governor, and incumbent Democratic Senator Barbara Boxer trailing Carly Fiorina in her re-election bid.

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