May 17, 2022

Facing Backlash and Recall Effort, Soros-funded George Gascon Drops Some Radical Policies

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Los Angeles District Attorney George GascĂłn is backing away from some of his most controversial policies as he faces a public outcry about lenient sentences, outrage about rising crime, and a newly-launched effort to force a recall election. GascĂłn was elected in 2020 with the help of millions of dollars from left-wing…

Brooks: Dems on Wrong Side of Education, Crime, San Francisco Recall ‘Should Be a Five-Alarm Fire’

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks said the school board recalls in San Francisco “should be a five-alarm fire” to Democrats, who have gotten on the wrong side of the major issues of education and crime. Host Judy Woodruff asked, “Some glimmerings around the country in local races, David, that voters…

Newsom: ‘Nothing Surprising’ about San Francisco Recall Results, But ‘Be Cautious’ about ‘Overreading’ Results

During a portion of an interview with MSNBC released on Friday, California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) stated that the San Francisco school board recall results weren’t a surprise because the recalled board members weren’t focused on what they needed to be, but that “we can overread this from a national prism.” And “one should be…

Keanu Reeves, Drew Barrymore recall motorcycle joyride on actress' 16th birthday: 'Irresponsibly fast'

Keanu Reeves had a fun birthday present for Drew Barrymore back in the day. The two starred together in 1986’s made-for-TV movie “Babes in Toyland” when Barrymore, now 46, was still a budding starlet. Reeves, now 57, is about 11 years her senior. During the “Matrix” actor’s recent appearance on “The Drew Barrymore Show,” the […]

Effort to recall Los Angeles DA Gascon kicks off again as crime rages throughout California

An effort to recall Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascon began again on Monday, following widespread crime in the city, including the fatal shooting of a music executive’s 81-year-old wife in her home.  Supporters of the effort announced on the steps of the Hall of Justice Monday that they will serve the DA with a […]

Virginia Judge Hands Victory to Parents, Sides Against Prosecutor on School Board Recall

A Virginia-based parent group attempting to oust five Loudoun County School Board members was given a small win after a Loudoun County Circuit Court judge ruled Tuesday in favor of the organization’s recall petition against a board member who sought to dismiss it. On Tuesday, a judge denied Loudoun County school board member Beth Barts’ motion to dismiss…

California Recall Exit Poll: Pandemic Top Concern, Homelessness Second

ROBYN BECK/AFP via Getty Images The California recall election exit polls are in, and they show a plurality of citizens in the Golden State consider the pandemic their number one issue. “The Covid-19 pandemic remains at the top of voters’ minds, with about one-third saying it’s the biggest issue for the state,” according to an exit poll from…

Once A Close Race, Newsom Is Clear Favorite One Day Out From California Recall

California Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom has emerged as the clear favorite in Tuesday’s recall election, riding a late wave of momentum as support for ousting him tanks.The race has been surprisingly close for months, with most polls showing support for Newsom just barely outrunning those seeking to remove him. The contest was a dead heat…

‘Where’s Journalism’: Larry Elder Rips Into CNN, Media Outlets For Unfair Coverage Of Recall Showdown With Gavin Newsom

California Gubernatorial Candidate Larry Elder appeared on “Hannity” on Friday to talk about double standards, and he argued that media hypocrisy was on display in his race.‘The recall is this coming Tuesday. And Democrats are desperate. They are pulling out every stop to try to save Governor Gavin Newsom from a massive political upset,” Sean…

California Recall Madness: Police Arrest Man in Car with 300 Unopened Ballots, Gun, and Drugs

Last week, police in Torrance, California, arrested a man sleeping in his car, uncovering a gun, narcotics, and 300 unopened recall ballots in his possession. “Authorities are investigating why 300 unopened vote-by-mail ballots for the upcoming recall election were found – along with a gun and drugs – in a car parked at a Torrance…

California Recall Ballots Arrive; Gavin Newsom Faces Voters’ Verdict

Ballots in the recall election of California Governor Gavin Newsom have begun to arrive at the homes of registered voters in California, asking two simple questions: should Newsom be recalled and removed; and, if so, who should replace him? The ballot is unusually short, consisting of only one sheet of paper. The first question asks (original…

Vote to Remove Gavin Newsom Within Margin of Error; Hispanics Favor Recall

A new Emerson College poll shows a statistical tie between likely voters who favor removing Gov. Gavin Newsom (46%) in the Sep. 14 recall, and those who favor retaining him (48%). The poll, conducted July 30-August 1, has a margin of error of 3%. Moreover, undecided voters appear to be breaking against the incumbent. In July,…

Padilla: Newsom Recall Is GOP Attacking Newsom Because of Trump’s Failures on COVID

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” Sen. Alex Padilla (D-CA) said that the recall effort against California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) is Republicans “setting their sights on Gov. Newsom because of the Trump administration’s failures to respond to COVID earlier in the pandemic.” Padilla stated, “When it comes to the recall, here’s the hypocrisy…

Poll: California Is Split on Gov. Gavin Newsom Recall Effort

California residents are split on seeing Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) recalled, according to a poll released by Nexstar Media Group and Emerson College polling. Californians were asked a series of questions on Newson’s performance and about the recall effort looming closer as more signatures are gathered. Between March 12-14, 2021, more than 1,000 registered voters were surveyed,…

Newsom Responds to Recall Attempt as Campaign Deadline Approaches 

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has responded to a recall campaign against him after avoiding the subject for months. During a radio interview with KQED on March 12, he said the recall has more to do with his political opponents than with his handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. His opponents have more concern with his broad progressive agenda, he said. “It’s about immigration,”…

Recall Leader: We Have the Signatures for a Vote on Gavin Newsom

Tom del Beccaro, leader of the ongoing effort to recall California Gov. Gavin Newsom, announced Wednesday evening that the campaign had reached the 1.5 million signatures required to put the matter to a vote — but will keep going. “EVERYONE: We have over 1.5 mill raw signatures but they are not all verified,” del Beccaro…

Republicans Who Attended Meeting Say They Don’t Recall Trump Making ‘S***hole’ Comment.

On Thursday, the news cycle erupted over a report claiming President Donald Trump referred to some African countries as “s***holes.” The media went into meltdown mode, calling Trump a racist, a white nationalist, and a terrorist; CNN shed a lot of tears expressing their moral outrage. Democrats, likewise feigning moral distress, pounced on the opportunity […]

Clinton Answers ‘Could Not Recall’ To FBI 40 Times

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton “could not recall” or “did not remember” at least 40 times when asked questions by the FBI, according to an 11-page summary of the FBI’s interview with Clinton released Friday. The Democratic presidential nominee “could not recall” the process for determining a drone strike target, when she first received a […]

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