It reads like a movie script. The year? 2003. The mission? Defeat hundreds of challengers to save the state of California and change into its leader. However this wasn’t a movie… it was a real-life election for governor that featured adult movie stars, sumo wrestlers, comedians, and ended with the election of action star Arnold Schwarzenegger. In Total Recall: California’s Political Circus, CNN’s Chief Political Correspondent Dana Bash will unpack the scandal, partisanship, and famous particular person of the Golden State’s 2003 recall election – and explore what it may have forecasted about politics today.
Schwarzenegger embraced the 2003 recall campaign like a movie role