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BY THE RULES: A BASIC GUIDE TO VOTING IN CALIFORNIA'S GUBERNATORIAL RECALL ELECTION

By CalMatters staff, CalMatters

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Photo:  An early voting sign at the San Diego County Registrar of Voters office in Kearney Mesa in November 2020. Photo by Chris Stone

August 9, 2021 (Sacramento) - California voters are being asked whether to recall a Governor for only the second time in the state’s history. Here’s what you need to know about the process.