Over the past two decades, the California governor and his wife have accepted more than $700,000 from Pacific Gas & Electric, its foundation and its employees as the utility has supported his campaigns, ballot initiatives, inauguration festivities and his wife’s film projects, records show.
In December, Patrick, 63, said he would not be a candidate for president. The former two-term governor of Massachusetts, elected in 2006 and re-elected in 2010, at that time cited “the cruelty of our elections process.”
Hundreds have been arrested. Medics have disappeared on their way to Baghdad’s Tahrir Square, not heard from since. Protesters described receiving threats and seeing strange men appear in their tents, taking photographs and leaving.
When the first customer stepped in to help at the Alabama restaurant, “It was a transition so smooth I initially assumed it was a staff member returning to their shift,” one customer said in an email. Soon after, another jumped in. Then another.
Seattle connected on a 42-yard field goal as time expired in overtime to win the game. The Seahawks improved their record to 8-2 and pulled to within a half-game of the 49ers, now 8-1, atop the NFC West.