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Schwarzenegger Faces Daunting Task

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Schwarzenegger Faces Daunting Task

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Schwarzenegger Faces Daunting Task

Schwarzenegger Faces Daunting Task

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As Republican Arnold Schwarzenegger prepares to assume power as governor of California, he faces formidable challenges. He has promised not to raise taxes despite the state's multi-billion dollar deficit. And he'll need to work with a legislature dominated by Democrats. NPR's Richard Gonzales reports.