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Prop Zero Links: Wednesday, Aug. 4



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    DETROIT - JANUARY 12: A CT&T electric vehicle charging station is displayed during the press preview for the world automotive media North American International Auto Show at the Cobo Center January 12, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. The 2010 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) opens to the public January 16th. (Photo by Bryan Mitchell/Getty Images)

    Clean Technology Wins Big: Investment in clean technology reached $1.5 billion the second quarter, and California accounted for much of the boom. [LA Times]

    This Could Take a While: The state's new curriculum standards, adopted earlier this week, might take years to implement. [California Watch]

    Democrats Submit a Budget Proposal: It calls for higher incomes taxes but reduces the state's sales tax. [SF Gate]

    Decision Day for Prop 8: A judge will release the decision sometime this afternoon. [Sacramento Bee]

    Report Says Tom Brokaw to Moderate Debate: The former NBC anchor will moderate an October debate involving the gubernatorial candidates, according to the Chronicle. [SF Gate]