Larry Elder announced he was running for governor of California just a few days ago. When he entered the race he immediately became a frontrunner on the Republican side of the ticket.
— Larry Elder (@larryelder) July 20, 2021
He was off to a strong start.
On Sunday, his campaign was notified by California’s woke Secretary of State that he is disqualified from running in the upcoming recall election and will not be added to the ballot.
Their reason for the unprecedented removal of Elder from the race?
“Redaction issues” with his tax returns.
The Secretary of State could have made the supposedly required redaction(s), but elected not to. We're trying to ascertain the details.
— Larry Elder (@larryelder) July 19, 2021
After days of telling the media that they had already notified all candidates who had not qualified for the ticket, the Secretary of State sent an email at