Interesting Facts About California State Government
- California's constitution is one of the longest collections of laws in the world3
- California allows the people to participate in government directly by initiative, referendum, recall, and ratification3
- California is a republic, governed by elected senators and assembly members3
- Two actors have become California governors: Ronald Reagan and Arnold Schwarzenegger. Reagan is the only California governor to ever become United States President.
- Milton Latham served as California's sixth governor, but for only five days4