California Recall: New To Debate Stage, Democrat Kevin Paffrath Blasts GOP RivalsDemocrat Kevin Paffrath shook up the recall debate stage Wednesday in his first appearance alongside three Republican rivals, accusing them of lacking bold plans and pitching himself as the best option to lead California should voters remove Gov. Gavin Newsom from office.
California Supreme Court Won't Limit Gov. Gavin Newsom's COVID-19 Emergency PowersThe California Supreme Court on Wednesday declined to consider reining in Gov. Gavin Newsom's emergency powers during the coronavirus pandemic, leaving in place a lower court's ruling that the governor acted within his authority.
California Recall: GOP Leaders Urge State Party Delegates To Withhold EndorsementTwo powerful California Republicans urged members of the state GOP Friday to withhold an endorsement in the upcoming recall election that could remove Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom from office.
California Recall: GOP Endorsement Fight Next Test For RivalsThe next test for Republican candidates who hope to oust Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom in a September recall election comes this weekend with a fight over a coveted endorsement by the California Republican Party.
California Recall: Republicans Aim At GOP Base In 1st DebateFour Republicans hoping to claim Gov. Gavin Newsom's job in a September recall election skirmished in their first debate Wednesday, labeling the incumbent Democrat a failure whose pandemic policies sent the state into a tailspin while hewing closely to familiar conservative themes.