California's Next Governor

Capital Public Radio’s Ben Adler sits down with the six leading candidates for governor of California, and introduces you to each of them in less than 10 minutes.

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Monday, May 7, 2018

John Cox Aims To 'Clean Out The Barn'

Republican John Cox wants to “clean out the barn” in Sacramento, just as President Trump campaigned to “drain the swamp” in Washington.

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San Diego businessman and Republican gubernatorial candidate John Cox at the California GOP Convention in Anaheim, Calif., on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017.

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Republican John Cox wants to “clean out the barn” in Sacramento, just as President Trump campaigned to “drain the swamp” in Washington. The San Diego businessman, who’s investing his fortune from real estate and venture capitalism into his campaign, calls himself a “Jack Kemp conservative” and wants to reverse California’s shift to the left.

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