SACRAMENTO -- Labor unions, Hollywood's glitterati, California philanthropists and a private company profiting from Gov.
Brown's campaign fund reports receiving two $27,200 checks in early January from the GEO Group, based in
DreamWorks Animation Chief Executive Jeffrey Katzenberg and his wife, Marilyn Katzenberg, together have given $108,800 toward Brown's 2014 race, heading a list of 10 maxed-out Hollywood interests that, combined, gave $544,000. Eighteen labor unions have contributed the limit, together providing almost $980,000.
Gambling outlets are also betting on Brown. Nevada-based
Brown continues to be coy about his possible bid for reelection and has yet to officially announce his plans. However, Brown's 2014 campaign fund has been collecting money since late 2010, according to reports filed with the Secretary of State.