Refresh for updates … Gavin Newsom is staying put as California governor after the state’s voters declined to oust him in the recall election today.
The issue has been front of mind for Californians — and Hollywood — for months, especially the past few weeks, and social media was flooded with reaction to the results tonight.
Have a look at a sampling of them below.Major news outlets began projecting the result about 40 minutes after polls closed 8 p.m.
PT, after Los Angeles County’s mail-in ballots came in pro-Newsom in a big way. The governor beat back the recall attempt and conservative talk show host Larry Elder, who was the leading candidate to replace him.Gavin Newsom Says He’s “Humbled, Grateful But Resolved” After Big Victory AgainstRead more on deadline.com