Is California About to Get a Conservative Governor?
California voters have been mailed ballots asking them if Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom should be removed from office and to select his replacement.
And the front runner to replace the governor? Conservative Republican and radio talk show host Larry Elder, who leads a crowded field of 46 challengers and has the backing of many California evangelicals.
Newsom supporters are portraying the recall as a far-right takeover attempt.
In a television commercial funded by the California Democratic Party, an announcer asks, "Who's behind the recall of Governor Gavin Newsom? Anti-vaccine, QAnon...