The following is almost exactly how the upcoming ballot will look like for California’s recall election that could oust Gavin Newsom as governor.
First up will be a simple “yes/no” question of whether Gov. Newsom should be recalled.READ MORE: Video Released Of Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting Of Tahoe Park Resident Who Shot At Authorities
If there is a simple majority of people approving of the recall, then the next section will come into play. There will be a list of 46 candidates to choose from, including 24 Republicans and 9 Democrats.READ MORE: Coroner Identifies Passenger Killed In Wrong-Way DUI Crash On Highway 99
Currently, experts and polls say the front-running candidates running to replace Newsom include 2018 California GOP gubernatorial candidate John Cox, conservative radio personality Larry Elder, the former Republican mayor of San Diego Kevin Faulconer, reality TV star Caitlyn Jenner, Assemblyman Kevin Kiley, and former US House Rep. Doug Ose.
The candidate with a plurality of votes will then be elected governor.MORE NEWS: Looting Suspect Accused Of Dozens Of Thefts Arrested In South Lake Tahoe
A lottery was held last month that randomized the order in which the candidates will appear, by last name: X, K, T, V, F, N, R, G, J, Y, Z, L, M, B, A, Q, H, D, I, E, P, C, W, S, O, U.