The Governator Puts It to the People24:42

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photoToday, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger gave a televised address on his decision to hold a state referendum in California.

Schwarzenegger wants Golden State voters to consider ballot measures that would impose a cap on state spending, redraw legislative districts and increase the time it takes for teachers to gain tenure.

Hear a discussion on the impact this special election will have on the Golden State as well as Schwarzenegger's political ambitions.


David Drucker, political reporter for The Los Angeles Daily News

Peter Schrag, columnist for The Sacramento Bee

Laurence Leamer, author of "Fantastic: The Life of Arnold Schwarzenegger."

This program aired on June 13, 2005.