January 9, 2018 •
California Sen. Josh Newman to Face Recall Election on June 5
California Gov. Jerry Brown set June 5 as the date for a recall election on state Sen. Josh Newman.
Voters in Senate District 29 will vote on the recall and pick a candidate to replace Newman if he is removed from office.
Sen. Newman became the target of a recall effort over his support for increasing the gas tax.
If he loses, Democrats will lose their Senate supermajority.
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