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Sep 18, 2008 - 04:00 PM

Arnold, spare us the tough talk about "special interests"

by Mark Reback
The governor's "official response" griping about the California Correctional Peace Officers Association (CCPOA) and their "Recall Arnold" petition being all about a "special interest" trying to intimidate and buy favors, sure sounds pretty hollow and hypocritical, given the record-breaking amount of $128,966,553 in "special interest" money the gov has taken since 2003.

Arnold sounded equally laughable a few weeks ago when he complained about Senator Don Perata taking prison guard union donations, because as everyone knows by now, Arnold is the king of taking "special interest" money, despite his many promises that he wouldn't...

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