SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – California Gov. Gavin Newsom cast his ballot on “Super Tuesday” but didn’t reveal which of the Democratic candidates he voted for.
The governor and First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom waited in line to cast their ballots Tuesday morning at the Sacramento County Vote Center at the California Museum.READ MORE: Trailblazer Flew Through Glass Ceilings As First Female African American Pilot To Fly U-2 Aircraft
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“I’m a same-day voter, always have been,” Gov. Newsom said.
He took questions after turning in his ballot, but immediately deferred when asked about which Democratic presidential hopefuls had his support.READ MORE: Pressure Behind The Wheel: Sacramento Mover Drove Historic Victorian Mansion Through San Francisco
“I voted for the next nominee of the Democratic party,” Gov. Newsom said.
“I’m very confident that we’re going to have a very robust nominee – and Donald Trump’s time in the White House is numbered,” the governor later added.
Gov. Newsom had previously endorsed California Senator Kamala Harris, but she ended her campaign for the nomination back in December.
On Friday, Jennifer Siebel Newsom announced her support for Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren.MORE NEWS: Early COVID Patient Remembers Military Quarantine After Cruise Ship Outbreak
Polls in California opened at 7 a.m. and will be open until 8 p.m.