Newsom Recall Candidate List Features 41 Names, Excludes Larry ElderEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

California’s Secretary of State has released a preliminary list of 41 candidates who have qualified to run in September’s special recall election seeking to oust incumbent Gov. Gavin Newsom. The preliminary list (pdf), released on July 17, precedes a final, certified list expected to be published on July 21. Included on the list are 21 Republicans, eight Democrats, one Libertarian, nine independents, and two Green Party members. One name missing from the list is that of Republican gubernatorial hopeful Larry Elder, author and contributor to The Epoch Times, who entered the race on July 12. Elder shared a letter from California Secretary of State Shirley Weber indicating he did not qualify as a candidate due to “incomplete redacted and/or unredacted income tax returns.” In one statement, Elder said his campaign filed “over 200 pages of 5 years of tax returns,” while in another he has “complied with all requirements to be …Read More

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