Via LA Times:
...Grading Brown is a tough call.
What did he actually accomplish?
His biggest achievement is essentially overlooked: He didn't screw things up worse.
That is a monumental feat, especially given some past governors in their freshman years. This governor, of course, is no freshman. He long ago learned to recognize pitfalls.
Brown heeded the admonishment of the ancient Greek physician Hippocrates: "First … do no harm."...