Update:The judge weighs in on the Allred-Romney-Stemberg hearing. See at bottom.
Will the greatest October-surprise schemer in California history, attorney Gloria Allred, who trotted out Meg Whitman's housekeeper Nicky Diaz (actually in late September) before the 2010 election and instantly sank Wh ... More >>
Photo by Ted SoquiNicky Diaz appears at a news conference last month with Gloria AllredAt a labor hearing today in San Jose, Nicky Diaz was awarded $5,500 in back pay from her former employer, Meg Whitman.Thus ends the only storyline that most people will remember from the 2010 gubernatorial camp ... More >>
Ted SoquiNicky DiazWhen the Nicky Diaz story broke, Meg Whitman steadfastly refused to say whether she thought her former housekeeper should be deported. It was a no-win situation. If she said yes, she looked cruel; if she said no, then she didn't believe in the rule of law.Whether that was the b ... More >>
Ted SoquiMeg Whitman could lose this thing via the Latino vote.It looks like Meg Whitman's undocumented maid might lose the former eBay chief California's governorship. The latest poll from USC College and the Los Angeles Times had Attorney General Jerry Brown beating Whitman 52 to 39 percent ... More >>
Ted SoquiMeg Whitman: ¿Dónde está el amor?Updated at 5:14 p.m. with comment from the Whitman campaign.With her polling numbers dropping dramatically among Latinos, Meg Whitman vented her frustration recently, calling out Jerry Brown for taking Latinos "for granted.""He's living on what he did ... More >>
Photo by Ted SoquiJerry BrownJerry Brown has an eight-point lead over Meg Whitman in a new PPIC survey out tonight. Among likely voters, Brown is beating Whitman 44-36.In the September PPIC poll, the candidates were in a virtual tie, with Whitman holding a 38-37 margin.Two big stories have domina ... More >>
Allred in her natural habitatThough she's best known for representing man-star libido victims such as Amber Frey (mistress of wife-killer Scott Peterson) and both Joslyn James and Rachel Uchitel (quenchers of Tiger Woods' infamous addiction), attorney Gloria Allred called a press conference y ... More >>
NBCFake Allred with Nicky Diaz.It seemed like nobody around here noticed, but attorney-to-the-disgruntled Gloria Allred was spoofed in the opening of this weekend's Saturday Night Live. The show was planned after Meg Whitman's Allred-fanned nannygate hit the news, and apparently before gubern ... More >>
Jerry BrownJerry Brown and Meg Whitman just wrapped up a feisty debate, in which Brown felt compelled to opine on whether "whore" is as bad as the n-word and Whitman struggled to say nothing about Sarah Palin.There was plenty of substance as well, including a question on the state of Los Angeles ... More >>
whiteafrican via FlickrDear Meg (we hope you don't mind -- Mrs. Whitman makes you sound like a little old lady who makes chocolates):
You need to look around at your campaign staff and fire someone (maybe two or three people, actually). You've spent $119 million of your own money your run fo ... More >>
Updated after the jump with more comments from Whitman and a response from Jerry Brown's campaign. First posted at 10:38 a.m.
If you were waiting for the dirty tricks to start dropping in the governor's race, wait no more: Attorney Gloria Allred announced Wednesday morning that a former hous ... More >>