For all of us who have watched the Democrats manipulate the laws and rules governing this Recall, this news is particularly schadenfraudeliscious…
Gov. Gavin Newsom will appear on recall ballots without his Democratic Party label after losing a last-minute legal fight Monday.
Newsom’s team had scrambled to correct an error that will now deprive him of his party preference on ballots for the Sept. 14 recall. Newsom sued Secretary of State Shirley Weber in late June, arguing that the law imposes a needlessly early deadline for recall targets to request their party designation and that voters deserve to see that information.
Elections have consequences… And so do clerical errors! https://t.co/ZC59tWv6Ky
— Laurel Rosenhall (@LaurelRosenhall) July 13, 2021
Newsom’s attorney said he forgot… forgot to submit the paperwork. How much do we pay these people?
The California Patriot Coalition, who are the main proponents of Recall Gavin Newsom, filed a countersuit, arguing that laws matter, whether Newsom wants to follow them, or not:
We have filed a Motion to Intervene in CA Governor Gavin Newsom’s lawsuit filed last week against his hand-picked Secretary of State Shirley Weber. Newsom is asking for the Court to allow him to place a “D” next to his name on the recall election ballot, even though Newsom blew the deadline for requiring the Secretary of State to do so by 16 months. We note that the deadline blown by Newsom is contained in a statute that Newsom himself signed into law.
The people of California have been on the receiving end of scores of outrageous orders and laws issued and signed by Newsom in his self-perceived role as King of California. Throughout his time in office he has acted above-the-law as if he is not subject to California’s Constitution, the State Legislature and the will of the great people of California.
We do not believe the Secretary of State will put up a strong (if any) defense to the lawsuit. Thus, we are seeking to intervene in the action to hold Newsom to the law.
Newsom well-knows the power of having a D appear
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