POLITICO previously reported that Grenelle was preparing for a candidate for governor of the dark blue state, which Trump lost by more than 29 percentage points in 2020. A CSO strategist who discussed Grenelle’s plans with him said he planned to announced candidate withdrawal effort reaches the threshold for signing the ballot.
Grenel told POLITICO that it was “not true” that he had started interviewing potential aides and was ready to run if the election seizure efforts succeeded, and did not commit when asked about a potential run in a Newsmax interview.
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Newsom went on the defensive as attempts to summon him accumulated, holding campaign-related events as critics labeled him for the country’s coronavirus restrictions. The Republican National Committee has invested hundreds of thousands of dollars in the bidding.
On Saturday, Grenel received the apparent support of Mercedes Shlap from the American Foundation for Conservative Unions, who moderated the next panel discussion.
“How wonderful was Rick Grenel?” I don’t know, I think he would become the great governor of California, “said Schlap, a former Trump aide and wife of ACU President Matt Schlap.