As a poll shows all of <Schwarzenegger’s> Nov. 8 initiatives faltering, the governor appeals to voters by admitting shortcomings,
The new poll by the nonpartisan Public Policy Institute of California found that none of Schwarzenegger’s four major initiatives was favored by a majority of voters likely to cast ballots.
For a governor whose public image is the driving force in the election, the survey also found broader trouble: Just 38% of likely voters gave him positive job ratings, a steep drop from a year ago.
Arnold has proven to be one of the most inept, blundering (and arrogant) politicians in California history. He had no previous political experience, refused to build coalitions, and ignored advice of those more experienced. He has no one to blame but himself.