Gavin Newsom says he definitely won’t run for president in 2024 after 2021 ‘vulnerable’ recall


California Governor Gavin Newsom speaking at Vox Media's 2022 Code Conference on September 7, 2022.

California Governor Gavin Newsom speaking at Vox Media’s 2022 Code Conference on September 7, 2022.Jerrod Harris/Getty Images for Vox Media

  • California Governor Gavin Newsom has said he will not run for president in 2024 despite rumors.

  • Newsom survived the 2021 recall election when over 60% of voters chose not to recall him.

  • and Texas Tribune FestivalNewsom said Recall was a “chilling” experience.

California Governor Gavin Newsom has said he will not run for president in 2024, partly because he missed last year’s recall election.

Newsom was asked during an interview at the Texas Tribune Festival in Austin on Saturday if he would consider running for president in the upcoming election.

“It’s not happening, no, no, not at all,” Mr. Newsom said. Humble. Gentle. It’s nice to be asked. I mean, I never trust politicians, so I understand why you keep asking.”

Rumors swirl potential Democratic presidential candidate If President Joe Biden doesn’t seek re-election. Newsom has been considered a presidential candidate by others as a leading Democrat known for his sharp criticism of Republicans.

Newsom said Saturday, “California, what a great gift. 40 million Americans are strong. We are talking about the washroom of democracy and expanding the ideas that will impact this entire country and the world.” I am very proud of the privilege that was given to me one day.”

The first term governor survived the 2021 recall election, with over 60% of voters choosing not to recall him. business insider Previously reported. He is expected to be re-elected in November this year, defeating Republican Senator Brian Dahl.

“Last year, I was almost remembered. They chased me hard. It’s cool, it’s a wake-up call.

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