Although Meg Whitman has yet to concede, Jerry Brown went ahead and gave a little presumptive victory speech anyway. Listen to this snippet in which he says:

“They haven’t got all the votes in yet, but hell, it’s good enough for government work, and I think, so, it looks like I’m going back again.”

Jerry Brown:

Vintage Jerry Brown: “It’s good enough for government work” 2 November,2010Jon Brooks


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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