Schwarzenegger Attempts to Regain Popularity California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger watched his legislative initiatives go up in flames at the special election he called this year, and his poll numbers have cratered. Now, Schwarzenegger is trying to appeal to the public as a centrist with an eye on re-election on 2006.
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Schwarzenegger Attempts to Regain Popularity

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California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger watched his legislative initiatives go up in flames at the special election he called this year, and his poll numbers have cratered. Now, Schwarzenegger is trying to appeal to the public as a centrist with an eye on re-election on 2006.