Six of California’s leading gubernatorial candidates -- though not Arnold
Schwarzenegger -- have agreed to participate in a Sept. 3 debate sponsored by
KTVU(TV) San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose and The Contra Costa Times newspaper.
Democrat Cruz Bustamante; Republicans Tom McClintock, Bill Simon and Peter
Ueberroth; Green Party candidate Peter Camejo; and the unaffiliated Arianna
Huffington have agreed to debate.
Candidates qualify for the debate based on their performance in either the
latest general election or in a current KTVU poll.