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Poll: Gov. Brown gets job-approval boost

In this file photo, Jerry Brown, then California Attorney General, speaks at the Bryant Temple AME Church Friday Nov. 20, 2009 to announce his office is beginning an investigation into a nationwide scam that has defrauded more than 30 Southern California-based African churches. At right is senior Rev Clyde Oden Jr. (Nick Ut)

February 28, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
California Governor Jerry Brown is seeing a boost in his job-approval rating.

An exclusive Eyewitness News poll conducted by SurveyUSA found that 52 percent of Californians approve of the job Brown has been doing in his nearly two months in office.

That's up 9 percentage points from last month.

Thirty-nine percent disapprove of the job the governor is doing.