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.
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
*Director of the Institute for the Study of Politics and Media at Cal State Sacramento
*Professor of Government at Claremont McKenna College
*NPR Political Editor