* Beer brewers are going all in on the “wreck the state” initiatives. CalWatch has a report on their spending for the 2/3 fee measure (Prop 26) and against the majority vote budget (Prop 25).
* CalBuzz tears apart the GOP logic on the LA Times poll. Both Whitman and Fiorina didn’t like the way the results were, but pretty much ignored facts that they had in their spin releases.
* Treasurer Lockyer is seeking a bridge loan for $5 Billion for the period after the budget is enacted.
* The Governor delayed the first execution in years until after his appeals are exhausted on September 30.