BREAKING NEWS ON RECALL
We bring you this BREAKING NEWS regarding the county RECALL ELECTION as part of our ongoing efforts to inform you of news and events that have a bearing on local land use.
It has been made public that during Governor Otter’s visit yesterday he stated to the county clerk that should the recall be successful he would have full discretion in appointing whoever he wanted to the recalled seat(s). Otter stated that there is no official local Democratic Party Committee recognized by the Secretary of State. VARD has learned that this is based on a state statute interpretation that the state Democratic Party is challenging. Up until this point the public has believed that in the event of a recall the governor would appoint one of three local Democratic Party Committee nominees.