Gloves are off in CA gov's race. Clinton campaign alum calling on challenger Gavin Newsom to resign as Lt. Gov. for dating 19 y.o. when he was 38. https://t.co/HLj0gpZkfP— Chuck Ross (@ChuckRossDC) March 15, 2018
Democrat says extramarital affair should disqualify Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom from the governor's race https://t.co/HuBMngSw08 pic.twitter.com/S59sW9eaAK— Washington Examiner (@dcexaminer) March 15, 2018
..."If he was in the legislature right now, he'd be called out, and like what we've seen, being forced out," Amanda Renteria told the Sacramento Bee. "We've got to be sending the message that the more power you have, the more responsibility you have to protect others."
Newsom had an affair with a city hall aide, Roby Rippey Gibney, while he was mayor of San Francisco more than 10 years ago. The aide was married to his campaign manager.
Newsom has apologized for the affair on multiple occasions and in a recent Facebook post, Gibney said that while she supports the #MeToo movement, she is "doubtful it applies" to her case involving Newsom....