Prominent Democrat drops out of California recall race just before filing deadline
"I know firsthand that this recall election has become a circus," Garamendi said. "I have concluded I will not engage in this election as a candidate."
And, how much money is my state going to spend on all this? Gobs. Maybe 30 million, maybe 70 million.
In the two-part ballot, voters will first vote on whether Davis should be removed from office, then pick someone to succeed him if he is ousted. The list of potential candidates includes a number of longshots, from Hustler publisher [Larry] Flynt to a Sacramento bail bondsman and the owner of a discount cigarette chain.
Just everybody go home and shut up, all right, already?
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