Media Advisory: USC College and Los Angeles Times State of California Public Opinion Poll Analysis

November 6, 2009

Examination of Results from First of Six Polls To Be Taken Throughout 2010 Election Season for Governor and U.S. Senate


  • Dan Schnur, director of Jesse M. Unruh Institute of Politics
  • Jane Junn, professor of political science, USC College of Letters, Arts & Sciences
  • David Lauter, assistant managing editor, Los Angeles Times

What: Commentary and analysis of the first California state public opinion poll jointly sponsored by USC College of Letters, Arts & Sciences and the Los Angeles Times, led by political expert and academic Dan Schnur, professor Jane Junn, and Times Assistant Managing Editor David Lauter. Poll results to be published in two parts: Sunday, November 8 and Monday, November 9 in the Times, as well as at and

When: Sunday, November 8, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Phone-In: Toll Free: Call (800) 230-1059 (U.S. and Canada)


Susan Andrews
USC College of Letters, Arts & Sciences
(213) 821-2481

Nancy Sullivan
Los Angeles Times
(213) 237-6160