Organizers of an effort to recall California Governor Gavin Newsom (D) say they hit two million signatures on Wednesday, a full 500,000 more than needed to schedule a recall election.
California Patriot Coalition’s RecallGavin2020 Committee wanted to get at least that many signatures in case there were any signatures found invalid during the inspection process.
“We have cleared another milestone,” committee chairman Orrin Heatlie said. “Politics as usual in California are over as we know it to be.”
Co-organizer Mike Netter touted the movement for having “built an Army of volunteers who have defied the [odds]” and said the group “will not rest” until Newsom is recalled “in this historic movement.”
Some are unhappy with Newsom’s draconian lockdowns over the last year, but public opinion really soured when Newsom hypocritically attended a birthday party for a lobbyist in violation of his own lockdown rules against indoor dining and gathering in large groups.
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