Category Archives: Recall

Thursday’s John and Ken show: gas tax repeal, Newman recall

Thursday afternoon, KFI Radio talk show hosts John and Ken broadcast live from the Phoenix Club Restaurant’s parking lot in Anaheim. It was a final push for signatures to repeal the gas tax, and an update on the campaign to … Continue reading

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Six candidates will vie to replace Josh Newman in recall election

Six candidates will appear on the June 5 special recall election ballot. The names were released by the Secretary of State Friday after the five o’clock filing deadline. They have qualified to be on the ballot to replace our 29th … Continue reading

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Signatures for recall of Sen. Newman certified, election expected in June

By Martin Wisckol | Signatures calling for the Republican-backed recall election of state Sen. Josh Newman, D-Fullerton, were certified on Friday by Secretary of State Alex Padilla, making it official that the effort has qualified for the ballot. The date … Continue reading

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Will Jerry Brown move the Senate recall election to June?

By Taryn Luna | With their Democratic supermajority potentially in peril, California state legislators passed a law earlier this year that lengthened the timeline for the state to officially certify a recall election. Now their efforts may give Sen. Josh … Continue reading

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Most California voters already want to overturn gas tax increase, poll finds

By Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times | Most California voters would scrap the higher gas tax and vehicle fees recently approved by the Legislature to provide money to repair the state’s roads and bridges and improve mass transit, according to a new … Continue reading

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An update on the campaign to repeal the gas tax

There was another update yesterday on the John and Ken show on KFI Radio:

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Josh Newman recall update

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Recall of Josh Newman still on track after too few voters request to remove their names from petitions

By Patrick McGreavey | Of the more than 70,600 voters who signed petitions to hold a recall vote on state Sen. Josh Newman of Fullerton, only 849 asked that their signatures be withdrawn by the deadline, clearing a major hurdle … Continue reading

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Today’s update on the Newman recall and the initiative to repeal the gas tax

Carl DeMaio was again a guest on the John and Ken Show on KFI Radio for a brief segment:

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John and Ken provide another update on the Newman recall

Yesterday afternoon, KFI Radio talk show hosts John and Ken provided another update on the effort to recall state Senator Josh Newman of Fullerton. Carl DeMaio, host of a talk show on San Diego’s KGO Radio and the recall’s initiator, … Continue reading

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