How appropriate that the General Election is only two days after Halloween. Those countless political ads have been trying to scare us to death for months with voice-overs by Darth Vader sound-a-likes, pictures of candidates that resemble ghouls and bogeymen, and apocalyptic scenarios if we don’t vote how they want. You have plenty of reasons to pull your bed blankets over your head as you fill out your mail-in ballot, but walk out in the daylight to put it in the mail.
With Election Day fast approaching, here’s a few more political goodies for your trick-or-treat bag.
The final Field Poll before Election Day shows Jerry Brown with a ten point lead over rival Meg Whitman… 49% to 39%. Whitman leads Brown here in the Central Valley, but it’s closer than you might think… 44% to 41%.