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Politics Larry Elder Sees Hope in Long Voter Lines as Gavin Newsom Prepares Victory Party

06:05  15 september  2021
06:05  15 september  2021 Source:   newsweek.com

Democrats hit out at California Governor candidate Larry Elder

  Democrats hit out at California Governor candidate Larry Elder Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Elder was criticized Monday by Gov. Gavin Newsom supporters over his views on racism in America, calling him 'a black face on white supremacy.'Professor Melina Abdullah's comments came in response to Elder's recent interview on The Candace Owens Show, where he argued in favor of reparations for slave owners who had their 'legal property' taken away following the Civil War.

Conservative radio talk show host and Republican candidate for California governor Larry Elder said that long voter lines are a good sign for his campaign as Gavin Newsom prepares a victory party.

a close up of Larry Elder with a beard looking at the camera: The campaign of Democratic California Governor Gavin Newsom has said that it is certain of his win in Tuesday's recall election. Meanwhile, Newsom's main Republican challenger, Larry Elder, has hinted at running for the governor's seat in 2022. In this photo, Elder speaks to the media after casting his ballot September 8, 2021 in the special recall election, outside a polling location in Los Angeles, California. © Robyn Beck / AFP/Getty The campaign of Democratic California Governor Gavin Newsom has said that it is certain of his win in Tuesday's recall election. Meanwhile, Newsom's main Republican challenger, Larry Elder, has hinted at running for the governor's seat in 2022. In this photo, Elder speaks to the media after casting his ballot September 8, 2021 in the special recall election, outside a polling location in Los Angeles, California.

"The lines are long. That's good news for our side," Elder said while speaking to Fox News host Sean Hannity. "The Democrats trust the mail, they vote early. But I'm hearing from people saying 'I've been voting all my life, I've never seen lines like this.'"

Can Larry Elder build 'movement' from California recall?

  Can Larry Elder build 'movement' from California recall? LOS ANGELES (AP) — In two months, Larry Elder went from conservative talk radio host to leader of the Republican field in the California recall election that could remove Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom from office, drawing national headlines, attracting enthusiastic fans to his rallies and quickly banking millions for his first campaign. Voting concludes Tuesday, and polling suggests Newsom has a solid edge to hold his job. Yet, win or lose, Elder’s star turn within his party is prompting chatter about his political future in the strongly Democratic state, where long-suffering Republicans have been looking for a breakthrough candidate after failing to win a statewide race in

Hannity agreed with Elder that the long lines were "great" news for the Republicans who are hoping California voters choose to recall Newsom.

This is a developing story and will be updated with more information as it becomes available.

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The election will be just the second recall election for governor in state history. The other took place in 2003 when Democratic Governor Gray Davis was recalled and Republican Arnold Schwarzenegger became governor. Here's what you need to know about the recall. How did we get here?In February 2020, a group called the California Patriot Coalition began circulating a petition to recall Newsom, citing his administration's policies on immigration, homelessness, the state's drought emergency and taxes. Newsom had faced five previous recall attempts, but such petitions require 1.

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