California Gov. Gavin Newsom was repeatedly interrupted during a Wednesday press conference with chants of “Recall Newsom!” clearly audibly in the background.
The governor was making an appearance in Fresno at the city’s fairgrounds to provide an update on the COVID-19 pandemic and discuss a new vaccine distribution site in the Central Valley.
While discussing the vaccine rollout, hecklers outside the fairgrounds could be heard shouting “Recall Newsom! Recall Newsom!”
A visibly irritated Newsom did not acknowledge the chant, as he continued to answer a reporter’s question about a vaccination site that will be created at Reedley College.
The Democratic governor is facing a growing recall threat that as of Wednesday, is nearing the 1.5 million signatures needed to qualify for a statewide ballot. The campaign’s organizers have until March 10 to collect the required number of signatures. Read from source….