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Governor of California, Gavin Newsom, prevailed in a historic recall election that made him fight for his political life.

Newsom’s most popular challenger was Larry Elder, a right-wing radio host who made comparisons with Donald trump on his efforts to cast baseless doubts on the electoral process.

Newsom did not host a Eve party or election night celebration. Instead, he gave reporters a somber tone on Tuesday night, saying: “Tonight I am humbled, grateful, but purposeful.”

Speaking in Sacramento, Newsom said that by voting no on the Republican-led recall, Californians said, “Yes to science, we said yes to vaccines.









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Newsom easily beats recall efforts, delivering major victory for Democrats

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