Brown offers California-centric history of smog
"Smog was invented in Los Angeles. It was. The name was invented. There was a fellow at Caltech and he came up with the idea and they called it smog."
— PolitiFact California
Not many on-the-record believers in current Congress
"Virtually no Republican" in Washington accepts climate change science.
— PolitiFact National
Brown's tough/love relationship with unions
Jerry Brown "gave California state employees collective bargaining powers" and "now, state employees can retire at 55 with much of their salary for life."
Bill Clinton's involved in this one.
"Taxes went down under Jerry Brown."
Nothing to brag about, but not approaching bankruptcy either
California's credit rating is "the worst in the country."
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