Whitman, Brown target Latino voters in Calif. gubernatorial race

Maria Marquez told the pollster who called in late June that if the November election were held that day, she would vote for Republican Meg Whitman for governor.

Now she thinks she might prefer someone else. But she doesn’t know much about Democrat Jerry Brown, whose name, like Whitman’s, didn’t leap to mind at first.

“Maybe it was because she’s a woman?” Marquez said, pondering why she told the Field Poll she favored Whitman.  To read the full story click here.