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originally posted by: carewemust
The Bright Side.
Normal Patriotic Americans in Conservative states are relieved. A governor Elder would have increased the California exodus of deranged LIBERALS.
Maybe now, an even better reality will emerge. California will become a magnet for attracting liberals away from states like Florida and Texas.
originally posted by: tamusan
I see a lot of news projecting that Newsom has beat the California recall. Newsom has even already given a victory speech. The No vote currently has 5,520,289 or 67%. The Yes vote has 2,747,825 or 33%. I believe these results are only for mail in ballots received prior to 8 pm pacific time and does not include in person voting or mail ballots that were not yet received.
I'm a little disappointed, but not surprised. I was hoping that Californians would get a reprieve from any future covid restrictions and mask/vaccine mandates.
Cal ifornia Recall Election Results
Gov Newsom Survives California Recall, Thanks Voters
An overwhelmingly no vote tonight here in the state of California. That was expressed tonight. I want to focus on what we said yes to as a state," Newsom said. Newsom continued: "We said yes to science. We said yes to vaccines. We said yes to ending this pandemic. We said yes to people's right to vote without fear of fake fraud or voter suppression. We said yes to women's fundamental constitutional right to decide for herself what she does with her body and her fate and future. We said yes to diversity. We said yes to inclusion. We said yes to pluralism. We said yes to all those things that he we hold dear as Californians and I would argue as Americans. Economic justice, social justice, racial justice, environmental justice. Our values, where California's made so much progress. All of those things were on the ballot this evening.
Newsom Projected as winner with double digit lead
originally posted by: tamusan
a reply to: bobs_uruncle
I hear thousands are being told they already voted.
I heard that, too. I hope there are people looking into those claims and for some action if it is true.
originally posted by: ridgerunner
I was stationed out there in the 80's.The stupidity and silliness of the majority of people there doesn't surprise me.Sad thing was that it's a magnet for mentally ill voters,many of the folks hate what's happened to a once great state.From Golden state to Ghetto state in Forty years
originally posted by: SleeperHasAwakened
I'm not alleging anything sinister per se, but how the state with presumably the most ballots to count, and in the PST time zone, seems to consistently wrap up voting projections, many times faster than counterparts in EST, is a curious and counter-intuitive outcome in my mind.