State of Affairs: Sen. Feinstein’s rough week, Rep. Issa’s ostensible journey to the center

KPCC’s Take Two speaks with Sherry Bebitch Jeffe A couple of raucous town halls for California Senator Dianne Feinstein Governor Jerry Brown faces some heat over deals he cut earlier this month A look at the story that Congressman Darrel Issa is calling BS Guests: Scott Shafer, senior editor for politics and government at KQED…

The Tortoise and the (Blond) Hair

Politico cited an op-ed penned by Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School and Doug Jeffe about the differences in President Donald Trump’s and California Gov. Jerry Brown’s leadership styles. The contrast in political styles and the policy clashes between Governor Brown and President Trump are going to be fascinating to watch. To paraphrase…

California’s governor may emerge as top defender of liberal values

The Christian Science Monitor quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School about California Gov. Jerry Brown’s tough rhetoric toward the possible agenda of President Donald Trump’s administration. Four-time Gov. Jerry Brown, who has a history of political independence, may be the Democrat most likely to chart a path that not only defends liberal values…

Gov. Jerry Brown targets his next priorities as he decides on final slate of bills

Sherry Bebitch Jeffe, Professor of the Practice of Public Policy Communication at USC Price, spoke with the LATimes about California Governor Brown’s priorities. “He’s constructing the agenda for the next session. It feels a lot like Barack Obama’s last two years: ‘This is what I want, this is what I’m going to do.’ ” Read the full article…

Why Hillary Clinton needs to follow a California dream

Bedrosian Faculty member Sherry Jeffe’s newest post is up  on the Reuters‘ blog The Great Debate: Why Hillary Clinton needs to follow a California dream By Sherry Bebitch Jeffe and Douglas Jeffe JUNE 11, 2014 Given the historic enmity between California Governor Jerry Brown and former President Bill Clinton, it is ironic that Brown may have…