Skip to comments.Prop. 30 campaign wearing on Jerry? Gov calls TV reporter a “thug” [Moonbeam Jerry Brown gets mad]
Posted on 10/27/2012 11:02:32 AM PDT by WilliamIII
California Gov. Jerry Brown has been known to get a little testy with reporters, but this latest tape from CBS Los Angeles suggests the campaign for Prop. 30 may be wearing on him a bit. Reporter David Goldsteins bang-up effort to expose Caltrans employees using state cars as their own personal vehicles is tenacious and detailed. But Brown, at first, doesnt appear much interested in the details. After all, the video showing Caltrans employees hitting Costco and Nordstrom on the taxpayers dime comes as Brown is trying to convince voters to hike taxes in order to pay for education and other necessities. Brown at one point even snatches the phone away from the reporter, and calls him a thug. But, we note, in the end, he promises to check out the report as does Caltrans.
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