Fiscal Cliff (2013)
Neel Kashkari enters race for California governor
Neel Kashkari enters race for California governor

Former U.S. Treasury official Neel Kashkari announced Tuesday that he is running for governor, arguing that the status quo is failing millions of Californians and staking his campaign on his ability to create jobs and improve public schools. "I'm running for governor of California to strengthen California families, so that every kid in California gets a good education, and to create a lot of good jobs," the 40-year-old Republican told hundreds of people at a lunch at Cal State Sacramento. "That's my platform, jobs and education. Jobs and education," he said. Kashkari has long been mulling over a gubernatorial run and has spent much of the last year meeting with donors, politicians,...