Petition To Recall Governor Gains Steam

A renewed push to recall California Gov. Gavin Newsom has attracted more than 1 million signatures, with 9 weeks left to collect the remaining 500,000 needed to place the measure on the ballot.

Overall, the effort needs roughly 1.5 million people to sign on by mid-March, which would trigger a mid-year election.

“The people are being heard loud and clear, and it is not a matter of IF we are going to reach our goal necessary that will trigger a recall election of Newsom, it is just when we cross the finish line,” Orrin Heatlie, the Lead Proponent of the official, said in a statement.

Randy Economy, a senior adviser to the recall Gavin Newsom 2020 official campaignpreviously told Fox News that the campaign hoped to reach the threshold required to have the measure placed on the ballot by mid- to late-January.

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