Jerry Brown, the California attorney general and one-time governor of that state, is re-seeking the Golden State's governor's desk in a hotly contested race. The Democratic candidate is running against the Republican nominee, former eBay CEO Meg Whitman. As part of a Politics Daily series providing background about the major candidates in the 2010 mid-term elections, here are answers to some frequently-asked questions about Brown's pre-political life.
Is Jerry Brown married?
Who is Jerry Brown's wife?
Jerry Brown's wife is Anne Gust
How old is Jerry Brown's wife?
Anne Gust is 52 years old
What does Jerry Brown's wife do for a living?
Anne Gust is a lawyer and she worked for Gap Inc. in various executive capacities from 1991-2005. She managed his campaign for Attorney General in 2006 and is a senior advisor on his Gubernatorial campaign.
How long have Jerry Brown and his wife been married?
Jerry Brown and Anne Gust were married
five years ago on June 18, 2005, in a wedding ceremony officiated by Senator Dianne Feinstein.
When did Jerry Brown and his wife meet?
Jerry Brown and Anne Gust met in 1991.
Were either Jerry Brown or his wife married before?
No, but Brown has been linked romantically before to pop singer Linda Ronstadt.
Does Jerry Brown have children?
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Read Jerry Brown's full bio on his official website.
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