January 3, 2011 After taking the oath for his third term, Brown vowed tough action to solve California's money woes. Brown cited the difficulties faced by past Californians to encourage their present-day descendants that better times are ahead.
Jerry Brown (left) is sworn in as the 39th governor of California by California Chief Justice Tani CAntil-Sakauye (right) as Brown's wife, Anne Gust-Brown, looks on.
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January 3, 2011 Times are tough in California, but it doesn't hurt to have a chuckle. And Gov. Jerry Brown had a laugh at his own expense during his inauguration today.
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