.Sacramento, CA, USA
California Governor Gavin Newsom fended off a recall attempt (Photo Credit: AP)

  • Gavin Newsom will remain the governor of California
  • Newsom’s campaign sent out a four-word alert to Democrat voters in August
  • Larry Elder, a conservative-libertarian Black politician, was Newsom’s chief competition

.California, USA
The recall offered California Republicans their only plausible shot at statewide office in one of the bluest states in the nation. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • California Gov. Gavin Newsom ably fended off a recall attempt from Republicans on Tuesday
  • The recall is the first significant election of Joe Biden's presidency
  • It showed that Republicans' groundless claims of election fraud aren't going away anytime soon

.Sacramento, CA, USA
Gavin Newsom has been the governor of California since 2018. (Photo credit: Twitter/-CAGovernor)

  • Gavin Newsom became the second governor in US history to defeat a recall
  • "We said yes to science, we said yes to vaccines, we said yes to ending this pandemic," Newsom said
  • Newsom was elected by an overwhelming margin in 2018 to a term that would end in 2023

.Tehama County, CA, USA
Long Beach: A large screen shows President Joe Biden as he speaks at a rally with California Gov. Gavin Newsom ahead of the California gubernatorial recall election, Monday, Sept. 13, 2021, in Long Beach, Calif. (Photo: AP/PTI)

  • California's Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom is facing a recall election
  • Authorities in Tehama County said some vote-by-mail ballots are unreadable
  • The county will now duplicate all affected state recall ballots onto readable ballots

.Sacramento, CA, USA
(Photo Credit: Twitter / @Gavin Newsom)

  • 45% of Californians agree with Gavin Newsom's COVID policies
  • 60% voters think getting vaccinated is a responsibilty, exit poll shows
  • "I’m feeling good, as long as we can get out that vote", Gavin Newsom said

Gavin Newsom's fate hang in a balance in the California recall. (Photo credit: Representative/AFP)

  • According to an exit poll by Edison Research, the top subject on the mind of Californians is COVID-19
  • Party lines decide the concerns of the people
  • Voters have mixed outlooks on the pandemic’s course in California

.San Rafael, CA, USA
The assaulter fled the scene on foot. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The victim suffered a broken jaw after the altercation
  • The assaulter wielded a knife
  • The altercation happened in California's San Rafael

.Sacramento, CA, USA
US President Joe Biden along with California Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@JoeBiden)

  • Gavin Newsom is being supported by mutliple democrats in the recall polls
  • Biden also travelled to California on Monday
  • VP Kamala Harris rallied alongside Governor Newsom earlier this month

.California, USA
Scenes inside a Republican campaign office for the California recall elections. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Larry Elder has said he believes "there might very well be shenanigans"
  • Elder’s campaign website contains a link to a "Stop CA Fraud" website
  • That message puts Republican Party officials in a problem as they encourage everyone to vote

.California, USA
Gavin Newsom's fate will be decided in the California recall elections on Tuesday. (Photo credit: Twitter/-CAGovernor)

  • The best-case scenario for the Republicans in the California recall elections is outsized GOP turnout
  • Registered Democrats outnumber registered Republicans by nearly 2 to 1
  • About 53% of ballots cast so far have been from registered Democrats