The preliminary list of candidates for governor in the upcoming California recall does not include conservative radio host Larry Elder, though his campaign is adamant that it submitted all of the required documents, and is demanding inclusion.
California Secretary of State Shirley N. Weber released the preliminary list of candidates who wish to replace incumbent Governor Gavin Newsom, should the electorate decide to remove him, on Saturday.
UPDATE Notice to Candidates can be found here: https://t.co/2qUjiklKEp. As a reminder, these candidates have met the qualifications and requirements as determined by law to be listed on the #2021CARecall ballot.
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There are 41 candidates, including 21 Republicans, eight Democrats, two Greens, one Libertarian, and nine with “No Party Preference.” Governor Newsom himself will not appear as a Democrat on the ballot due to an oversight by his campaign in his