After months of sharp criticism, the state’s present governor, Gavin Newsom, will face a recall election, because it was introduced on Monday that the signature threshold to set off such an election has been met.
Actuality star Caitlyn Jenner has already introduced her personal candidacy for the place, and now, Quaid has mentioned that he is serious about tossing his hat into the ring.
The “Christmas Trip” star, 70, took to Twitter on Tuesday to share his ideas on the matter.
“I’m severely contemplating operating for governor,” he revealed. “The prosecutorial corruption in California (esp Santa Barbara & the Bell scandal) is rampant; and I promise that if elected I’ll clear up the District Legal professional Places of work all through the state.”
He concluded with a hashtag: “#RandyQuaid4CAGOV.”
Quaid has not formally launched a marketing campaign and his reps didn’t instantly reply to Fox Information’ request for remark.
As soon as a revered dramatic and comedic actor, the Oscar nominee has solely appeared on display as soon as within the final decade (2018’s “All You Can Eat”) and has turn into identified for authorized troubles starting with a 2009 arrest for utilizing a fraudulent bank card at a California resort.
He additionally beforehand lived in Canada, the place he and his spouse sought asylum as they felt on the time that their lives had been “at risk,” per Reuters.
Earlier this month, the actor, who is thought for his conservative views, praised Jenner, 71, when she introduced her candidacy.
“Go! @Caitlyn_Jenner,” he merely mentioned on Twitter on the time, including an American flag emoji.