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The effort to recall California Gov. Gavin Newsom, explained

The effort to recall California Gov. Gavin Newsom, explained

By Jerusalem Demsas Covid-19 made governors popular, until it didn’t. Now, California’s Newsom may lose his seat. One and a half million. Or, to be more exact, 1,495,709. That’s how many signatures are needed to force California Gov. Gavin Newsom into a recall election. Thanks to the state’s affinity for direct democracy, a judge’s order extending the […]