David Crane: Arnold’s other Democratic adviser

Much has been made about high-profile, high-powered Democrats in Gov. Arnold
Schwarzenegger’s administration, from his wife, Maria Shriver, to his chief
of staff, Susan Kennedy. Then there’s Bonnie Reiss, a close Schwarzenegger
friend who serves as one of his most trusted senior advisers, and Daniel
Zingale, Shriver’s chief of staff.

But there is another Democratic powerbroker in the Horseshoe, a long-time
Schwarzenegger confidant who is as influential in the administration as he
is invisible to the public: David Crane.

“He is involved in all of the key deliberations that I have been a part of,”

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