California Recall

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/1387140/1387141" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript

The citizens of California are struggling through a contentious battle to recall Gov. Gray Davis. The governor is fighting for his political future, and the consequences of the recall could reach far beyond Golden State's borders.

Guests:

Sherry Bebitch Jeffe
*Contributing Editor at the Los Angeles Times
*Senior scholar at the University of Southern California's School of Policy, Planning and Development

Barbara O'Connor
*Director of the Institute for the Study of Politics and Media at Cal State Sacramento

Jack Pitney
*Professor of Government at Claremont McKenna College

Ken Rudin
*NPR Political Editor

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.