Bayerische Motoren Werke AG said Jack Pitney, North America vice president of marketing, was killed earlier today in an accident while on vacation at his farm.
California Governor Jerry Brown, offering an election-year budget stuffed with the biggest surplus in more than a decade, has a simple message for his fellow Democrats who control the Legislature.
While President Barack Obama campaigned in 2008 promising to rise above petty politics, he’s showing a more down-and-dirty side in his re-election campaign.
Republicans kept their majority in the U.S. House of Representatives, emboldening them to stick to their smaller-government agenda even as Democrats retained the presidency and control of the Senate.
California Governor Jerry Brown ’s self-touted political acumen will be put to the test as his plan to erase a resurgent $25.4 billion deficit goes before the state Legislature.
California Governor Jerry Brown said he needs more time to reach a compromise with Republican lawmakers over his plan to erase a resurgent $25.4 billion deficit, and asked legislators to delay plans for a vote.
"This is probably the last campaign of his life so he's liberated, he does not have to undergo the same grind as other candidates."
- Jack Pitney on Oct 30, 2014