Voters in 20 states have the option of tossing their governor out of office before the end...

Recalling Governors: A History of Voters Who Had Enough – Daily Signal

Voters in 20 states have the option of tossing their governor out of office before the end of his or her term. Still, since 1921, gubernatorial recalls have made it to the ballot in only three states—North Dakota, California, and Wisconsin. However, recalling local officials and state legislators has been more common. The concept of recalling politicians commonly is thought of as part of the progressive movement of the early 20th century. But the debate over recall goes back much further, and states do it differently. “Some have what’s called a political recall law, like California, like Wisconsin, like Arizona, …

 

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