Jerry Brown Called ‘Trailblazer’ In New Biography
Monday, May 6, 2013
Aired 5/6/13 on KPBS Midday Edition.
Author Chuck McFadden, is a veteran Associated Press reporter based out of Sacramento. His biography of Governor Brown is called "Trailblazer."
The passage of Proposition 30 last November, known in the press as the Governor's tax initiative, is seen as a major victory for Governor Jerry Brown. A new biography that covers the victories, defeats and eccentricities of California's chief executive is out this week.
"Trailblazer," written by veteran Associated Press political reporter Chuck McFadden, is the first biography of California's governor in more than 30 years.