#GavinNewsom

7 April.San Francisco, CA, USA
California Governor Gavin Newsom announced his intentions in a news conference. (Photo Credit: Twitter/CA Governor)

  • California was the first state in the US to issue a blanket stay-at-home order last March
  • Newsom added that all businesses will be free to reopen, with Californians encouraged to follow risk-reduction measures
  • The changes will simultaneously affect the entire state of 40 million people

17 March.San Francisco, CA, USA
California Governor Gavin Newsom may face an election a year earlier. (Crédito de la foto: Twitter/-CAGovernor)

  • Only three recall bids in US history have successfully forced an actual vote
  • California last saw a recall election in 2003
  • Newsom has been increasingly blamed for lengthy business closures and a brutal winter COVID-19 spike