Is California Governable?
It seems California has been in a constant state of administrative turmoil ever since Enron and their ilk conned and cajoled our legislature during Pete Wilson's term to reform and deregulate the energy laws that for over a century had protected California and guaranteed her thirst for power would be met. We have always suspected a dastardly engineered conspiracy conceived in the still-classified FERC meetings where both Rove and Enron exec Ken Lay plotted the path to throw California in to chaos, wherein Enron would profit and Gray Davis would be ousted mid-term in a recall election. There is no solid proof to verify this theory, but we do know now that Enron ordered plants shut down during California's power shortage forcing her to buy more power from other states (Texas) at highly inflated prices.
With all of this in mind, Zocalo invited former California Governors number 35 through 37 to have a no holds barred to the death grudge match in Dorothy Chandler Pavillion's Music Hall in Downtown LA. Possibly due to the talking head television news personality moderator Colleen Williams, the Governors all ended up being civil and very little blood was shed on the stage of the Music Hall.