Gavin Newsom (D) is the first California governor to face a recall vote since 2003. Should Gov. Gavin Newsom be replaced? If Newsom is recalled, who should replace him?What was the outcome of the recall in California?
The governor declared that in saying “no” to the recall, Californians were really saying “yes” to vaccines, science, inclusion and pluralism. Gov. Newsom’s robust defeat of the recall gives him a head start in the 2022 gubernatorial election. WhatMatters Daily updates on your state government.What happens if a majority votes no on recall?
If a majority votes no on the recall, Gavin Newsom will remain governor. If a majority votes yes, the challenger with the most votes will be sworn in upon the election’s certification. Will we have any idea of the vote beforehand? Probably.Why did it take so long to count ballots in California?
California takes a relatively long time to count ballots — and not because of any fraud . Due to the pandemic, all active registered voters received a ballot in the mail.