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5 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

Jerry Brown undecided on debating Neel Kashkari

MEXICO CITY – Gov. Jerry Brown said Wednesday he has not yet decided if he will debate Republican Neel Kashkari in this year’s lopsided gubernatorial race, while Brown’s wife, Anne Gust Brown, suggested Kashkari is getting abundant air time with his frequent appearances on talk radio.


Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, World News, Mexico, Sacramento, CA

14 hrs ago |

Bob Doll's Best Ideas: Believe In Meg Whitman, Be Wary Of GM

His responses from this week's issue are below. Doll's take: " Meg Whitman is leading a classic turnaround driven by better execution across business lines and shareholder-friendly uses of the cash flow generated."


Related Topix: US Governors, Nuveen Investments, Financial Services, Investment Services, Ford F-150, Ford, Truck

Sun Jul 27, 2014


Hehir on Election spending

Since then we've seen plenty of further evidence against the idea that the rich can spend their way to power.


Related Topix: US Governors

Contra Costa Times

Neel Kashkari is running the best campaign that money can't buy

As the summer wears on and the polls still show him far behind Gov. Jerry Brown, Neel Kashkari is running the most energetic and high-profile campaign for governor that money can't buy.


Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, US News, Rush Limbaugh, Chris Christie, California

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

California's party-switchers miss the vote

Even in a one-party state like California, voters don't trust politicians who experience a convenient political conversion.


Related Topix: US News, US Governors, US Politics, Mitt Romney

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Double Duty: HP's CEO Meg Whitman Named Chairman

Meg Whitman just gained a bit more clout within Hewlett-Packard. Whitman has been president and chief executive of the technology giant since September 2011, and now has also been named chairman, filling the shoes of interim chairman Ralph Whitworth.


Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, US Governors, HP, Hewlett-Packard, Computers


UPDATE 1-Ex-Autonomy CFO seeks to block HP settlement over bad merger

A former top executive at Autonomy Corp is seeking to block Hewlett-Packard Co's settlement of three shareholder lawsuits over its troubled purchase of the British software company, saying HP officials are wrongly absolved of a $8.8 billion writedown.


Related Topix: Startups, Autonomy, Computers, US Governors

Fri Jul 18, 2014


HP Ceo Meg Whitman Takes on Chairman Title

HP 's board this week elected Meg Whitman, the company's president and CEO, to also serve as chairman of the board.


Related Topix: US Governors

Why Meg Whitman's Ascent to Chairman of HP Signals New Beginning

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Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, US Governors, Mozilla, HP, Computers

Thu Jul 17, 2014

CEO Whitman takes chairman post at Hewlett-Packard

Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman is assuming the title of chairman after the departure of interim chairman, Ralph Whitworth, who resigned to deal with health issues.


Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, HP, Computers, US Governors


HP Appoints CEO Meg Whitman To Chairman Of The Board

Meg Whitman just gained a bit more power within HP. The company's Board of Directors has appointed her to the chairman's spot following the departure of Ralph Whitworth earlier this week.


Related Topix: US Governors, Corporate Governance, Law, Mining, Alcoa

Business Journal

HP appoints CEO Meg Whitman as chairman

Meg Whitman has been CEO of HP since 2011 and board member from January 2011. She was hired amid flagging PC and printer sales to turn around the company, which has been hit by a general PC market contraction and also suffered a disastrous $8.8 billion writedown from the botched acquisition of Autonomy.


Related Topix: US Governors, Printers, Alcoa, Mining

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Beaumont Enterprise

Hewlett-Packard Interim Chairman Whitworth resigns

Hewlett-Packard's interim chairman, Ralph Whitworth , has resigned from the company's board to concentrate on personal health issues.


Related Topix: HP, Computers, US Governors

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Business Journal

Still not enough women in tech, but these 11 are making a ton of money

Hewlett-Packard CEO and former eBay chief Meg Whitman tops the list of the wealthiest women in tech, with a net worth of $1.9 billion.


Related Topix: US Governors


chipmonk0 MBA saleswomen Carly Fiorina and Meg Whitman ruined the...

MBA saleswomen Carly Fiorina and Meg Whitman ruined the once great hardware company HP.


Related Topix: US Governors

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Meg Whitman Met Her Match: Jack Ma Was No Small Competitor

In light of Alibaba's upcoming IPO, I thought it would be appropriate to run a series of excerpts from my book The Chinese Dream , which documents Alibaba's humble beginning, its triumph over eBay The last episode was set in Alibaba's boardroom.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, US Governors, Alibaba, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Taobao, Business News

Tue Jul 01, 2014

CNet News

HP, Shareholders Officially End Litigation Over Autonomy Buy

CEO Meg Whitman and HP board are absolved, but former Autonomy executives will not be exempt from any subsequent litigation.


Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, Startups, Autonomy, Computers, US Governors, Santa Clara County, CA