On politics in the Golden State
October 20, 2010 | 3:45 pm

Candidates may be running away from President Obama elsewhere, but not in California. Earlier this week, the president cut a new radio ad for Barbara Boxer. And on Friday, Obama is heading to California for an appearance to help boost the Democratic ticket, which finds itself on uncertain political footing less than two weeks before Election Day.

While the president’s approval ratings have fallen dramatically across the country, his approval in California remains high — close to 60% according to the latest Field Poll. Organizers of Friday’s rally at the University Of Southern California have found out just how popular the president remains in California this week.

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