Jerry Brown's file:
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Democrat from California

Jerry Brown is the governor of California. A Democrat, he earlier served as governor of California from 1975 to 1983.

Recent statements involving Jerry Brown

"Virtually no Republican" in Washington accepts climate change science.

Jerry Brown "gave California state employees collective bargaining powers" and "now, state employees can retire at 55 with much of their salary for life."

"Taxes went down under Jerry Brown."

California's credit rating is "the worst in the country."

Recent stories featuring Jerry Brown

Attacks and claims about climate change heat up the Truth-O-Meter:

As new studies shined a spotlight on rising sea levels and global warming, Sen. Marco Rubio and other politicians and pundits made several statements we fact-checked

UPDATED: California pokes at Texas mostly hold up:

A Sacramento Bee editorial leveled several criticisms of Texas. We rated most of them True or Mostly True.

Campaign ads that mattered:

Most campaign ads this year pummeled viewers into submission -- or apathy. But a few didn't. Here are eight that changed the trajectory of their races.

California mudslide:

We put ads from the Golden State races to the test on our Truth-O-Meter.

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