Another round of devastating forest fires, coupled with rolling blackouts, has Californians calling for Gov. Gavin Newsom’s head–again! The outrage over Newsom’s lack of leadership, including his response to the coronavirus, has stirred another recall effort, and this one looks like it might have a chance.
At least two recall efforts were launched last year, but didn’t receive enough votes to get off the ground, but Recall Newsom 2020 might be the charm. Recall organizer Mike Netter says the latest effort has already surpassed the verification stage, as far as votes gathered, and the movement is gaining steam.
The only other time a California governor was recalled came in 2003, when Gray Davis was removed from office. The reason: massive blackouts throughout the state. Here’s more with One America News’ Pearson Sharp.
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