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John Cox, one of the many Republican candidates on the ranks to replace the governor of California, threatened with revocation during a next referendum, made Tuesday by inviting a brown bear to his meeting.
The candidate has decided to campaign on the theme of "the beautiful and the beast", "the beautiful" being for him the governor Democratic Gavin Newsom, renowned for his smile Hollywood and his film physics, while him- Even is like "the beast" that will shake the Californian political routine.
California: number of signatures reached to request the revocation of Governor
© provided by the point L e number of signatures necessary to organize a referendum on the revocation of the governor of California, the Democrat Gavin Newsom, has been reached, have been reached, announced Monday the local authorities. As twenty other American states, California authorizes voters to organize a "recall ballot" to replace the governor. For this, they need to meet the signatures of at least 12% of the voters of the previous election, either in the present case nearly 1.5 million.
"The pretty politicians failed in California", launched the candidate during a meeting in Sacramento, the administrative capital of the state. "We need big cattle changes to save it. I will reduce taxes, make California more affordable and shake Sacramento," he assured.
The brown bear is also the symbol of California and is in a good position on its flag.
For its advertising boost, John Cox used a Kodiak bear, considered the largest kind of bears. This is an animal called "tag", about 500 kg, born in captivity and drawn up to appear in films and series.
of a visibly placid character, Tag has simpled Tuesday to wait patiently the end of John Cox's speech, nibbling treats given by his trainer or toilet with great tongues.
The use of the bear for political and advertising purposes has been strongly criticized by animal defenders, such as the PETA organization that has found "unfortunate and shameful that tag Kodiak bear has been exploited in this way." "Bears should be left in peace, not selected in an enclosure on bitumen and transported to events", reacted the NGO on Twitter, exhorting "anyone with an ounce decency to leave wild animals outside their operations advertising. "
The number of signatures required to organize a referendum on the revocation of the Governor Newsom was reached (about 1.5 million). No date has yet been fixed for the vote, which will have to ask the electors of the State if they want to replace Mr. Newsom and if so, by whom.
It is thanks to such a referendum that the Star Arnold Schwarzenegger was elected in 2003 at the head of the most populated state in the United States on behalf of the Republican Party.
Polls and Experts believe that Gavin Newsom should be able to retain his position, Californian voters who are mostly voted for the Democrat camp in the last election.
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the bears hunting is prohibited in Romania but the Prince Emanuel had benefited from a derogation to kill a suspected female to have attacked several farms. © Valtteri Mulkahainen / Sole / Sipa A brown bear. Drawing.