CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 22, 2002 |
Arnold Schwarzenegger, the architect and sponsor of Proposition 49, was at a town hall luncheon in Beverly Hills last week to press for passage of the November ballot measure that would require funding of more children's after-school programs. Right away, the film star's charisma, and its effect on some voters, became apparent. "Hello Arnold," began a friendly question from the Beverly Hilton audience of about 500 business and community leaders. "I call you Arnold, although I don't know you.