Harris to Campaign for Newsom in California’s Recall ElectionEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

Vice President Kamala Harris said on Wednesday that she will campaign for California Gov. Gavin Newsom as he faces a recall effort in the state in September. ”Yes,” the vice president said when asked by the San Francisco Chronicle if she would campaign for the Democratic governor. Harris’s office confirmed in a statement to The Hill that Harris did say she will campaign for Newsom, without elaborating. The recall election of Newsom, a first-term Democrat, is set for Sept. 14, and follows mounting criticism from within his party and from Republicans over his handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and other issues. He faced intense backlash after he was seen dining at the French Laundry restaurant in Napa County with lobbyists last fall after telling Californians to stay home, and as COVID-19 cases surged. Newsom apologized for the incident. The vice president, who previously served as attorney general of California, told …Read More

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