The effort to recall Gov. Gavin Newsom has collected 1.2 million signatures of the 1.5 million needed by March.
“Californians are hurting, and we’ve had a dramatic failure of leadership from the governor,” said Kevin Faulconer, a former San Diego mayor. “The governor’s actions are harming lives and livelihoods, people are at their wits’ end, and they want to do something about it.”
If the effort collects the 1.5 million signatures by March 17, the issue will then head to residents for a vote.