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Debating Gray Davis in New York: California Fails, Wins

Debating Gray Davis in New York: California Fails, Wins

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You could say it wasn'€™t a fair fight. With a proposal like, '€œCalifornia is the First Failed State,'€ the debate on Tuesday seemed a foregone conclusion. Those of us who live in the state and watch the news trot out a litany of funeral announcements for successive state services '€“ education, medical care for the poor, arts programs, government paychecks '€“ kind of thought it was obvious.