California’s lieutenant governor serves as president of the State Senate and as acting governor in the event that the governor is unable to perform the duties of office. We talk with candidates for lieutenant governor as our coverage of California’s November 2010 election continues.
Abel Maldonado, lieutenant governor of California and former state senator (R) representing the 15th District
Gavin Newsom, mayor of the City and Country of San Francisco and Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor
C.T. Weber, Peace and Freedom Party candidate for lieutenant governor
Jimi Castillo, Green Party candidate for lieutenant governor