Meg Whitman

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Republican | Challenger | California gubernatorial candidate

State Of The Race: Governor: California

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Meg Whitman (R) faces Jerry Brown (D) in the November election.
Meg Whitman's references to opponent(s): 2 uses in the last 7 days (up 0%).

Compare how Meg Whitman uses key words

vs.
uses
days ago

Top This Week

jobs

1,5,2,6,2,15,4,5

  • Last 7 days: 5 uses (up 25% over last week)

recovery

1,0,0,0,0,1,0,2

  • Last 7 days: 2 uses (up 200% over last week)

economy

0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2

  • Last 7 days: 2 uses (up 200% over last week)

Top Overall

jobs

1,5,2,6,2,15,4,5

  • Overall: 69 uses since Aug. 30

recovery

1,0,0,0,0,1,0,2

  • Overall: 205 uses since Aug. 30

economy

0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2

  • Overall: 205 uses since Aug. 30

Colors correspond to a word's relative popularity in the last 7 days. Words in orange are being used more frequently this week; gray, less frequently. 'Sparkline' graphs plot each word's motion over the last 8 weeks.

Recent uses of words we're tracking

...Absolutely beautiful morning in Salinas! Thanks everyone for joining. 5 days - on the road to more jobs and A New California...

— via Facebook (October 28)

...In San Diego visiting Sneak's Kicks, an eBay success story. Small biz is key to CA's economic recovery! #cagov http://twitpic.com/31d2v4...

— via Twitter (October 27)

...In San Diego visiting Sneak's Kicks, an eBay success story. Small biz is key to CA's economic recovery! #cagov http://twitpic.com/31d2v4...

— via Twitter (October 27)

...In San Diego visiting Sneak's Kicks, an eBay success story. Small business is key to California's economic recovery!...

— via Facebook (October 27)

...In San Diego visiting Sneak's Kicks, an eBay success story. Small business is key to California's economic recovery!...

— via Facebook (October 27)

...Thank you to the Long Beach Area Chamber PAC for their unanimous endorsement. My top priority is creating jobs. http://meg4.me/l6y9 #cagov...

— via Twitter (October 22)

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