In a wide-ranging interview, Larry Elder reflected on lessons learned during his failed run to replace California Governor Gavin Newsom.
Th California GOP establishment sees a missed opportunity in "not engaging blue state Hispanics with culturally-sophisticated outreach."
The California governor said it was "never a childhood dream" of his to run for presidential office.
The Democrat defeated the effort to remove him, but his chances of becoming president appear unchanged.
"At some point they won't dodge the bullet, and a governor will be replaced by someone who had less votes on the same ballot," former Governor Gray Davis said.
Given the landslide victory achieved by Newsom and the Democratic Party by extension, the Republican Party should foot the bill and cover the cost of the recall election in its entirety.
Singer John Legend argued that Hunt's analysis was ignoring "very salient points."
Millions voted in the California recall election on September 14, which asked voters whether they wanted to remove Gov. Gavin Newsom from office.
YouTube personality Dave Rubin posted a sarcastic tweet congratulating the "California machine" for "the destruction of the state."
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An email from sent by Trump's campaign on the former president's behalf asked for financial donations.
"Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star Caitlyn Jenner barely broke the top 20 candidates hopinh to replace California Governor Newsom.
The Republican has conceded defeat in his campaign to oust Governor Gavin Newsom in Tuesday's recall election.
Larry Elder previously claimed there had been instances of voter fraud before polls closed in the recall election.
The state's vaccine requirements will remain in place after Republican candidates failed to replace Gavin Newsom.
"I said this many, many times on the campaign trail: we may have defeated Trump, but Trumpism is not dead in this country," California Governor Gavin Newsom said after defeating the recall.
Earlier cost estimates were revised over the summer after the state legislature approved a bill allowing the recall election date to be moved up.
Three of the candidates on California's gubernatorial recall ballot have previously shared QAnon terms on social media.
The Democratic governor has, for months, characterized the recall targeting his office as an effort driven by Trump supporters.
Gavin Newsom will complete his first term as governor now that he has defeated the recall, according to a CNN projection Tuesday night.
Newsom looked poised to survive the recall effort with a lead by 5,238,573 votes to 2,478,640 votes, a margin of over 35 percent, less than an hour after polls closed on Tuesday evening.
A California recall election poll worker who had been "previously counseled" to not wear pro-Trump clothing to voting centers was "released" after being photographed at work in clothing celebrating Trump.
Elder has refused to say whether he'll accept the results of the recall election if he loses.
"The Democrats trust the mail, they vote early. But I'm hearing from people saying 'I've been voting all my life, I've never seen lines like this," Larry Elder said.
About one-third of voters have said that COVID-19 remains the biggest issue in the state, according to a California exit poll conducted for CNN and other news networks by Edison Research.
"What that message sends to the United States people all across this country, the vote somehow doesn't matter, that the whole thing is rigged," the California Governor said.
According to the Associated Press, Ying Ma, a spokeswoman for Elder, said the campaign wants "every proper vote to be counted."
The longtime Los Angeles Dodgers catcher voiced his support for Larry Elder in Tuesday's recall election in a video shared on Elder's Twitter account.
California's GOP National Committeewoman Harmeet Dhillon said that while there could be an "innocent explanation" for the incident, "rumors spread like wildfires based on facts."
Larry Elder has made claims of election fraud despite the outcome of the California recall election still being unknown.