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Around the issue of mandates there is a lot of support because people want this thing to be over, tell me what's going to allow us to go back to a situation where we're not in fear of getting and spreading this disease. And I think a lot of Democrats and a lot of moderate voters in California, are saying,' If it's mandates, then so be it.'.
Regardless of how [the recall election] turns out, it will take a lot of discussion and bipartisan support for changes, my understanding is that any substantive changes requires voter approval. We have a two-thirds Democratic supermajority in the legislature. But changes should be bipartisan to have legitimacy with all of the voters.
Sen. Harris has to prove to( California) voters just like any other Democratic presidential candidate --' What are you going to do for me ?' and' Where do you stand on the issues ?' and' Are you the person who is most likely to defeat Donald Trump ?' the name identification associated with being the state's senator and somebody who's been on the ballot -- it's not an advantage right now.
It's just incredible, it's visible, and it's a growing issue. ... It's a very tough issue. It's disturbing for people to see the suffering that's occurring -- it's something that doesn't fit with their image of what should be going on in their community. And they're frustrated that the government seems incapable of getting its hands around it. It's not just a San Francisco or an LA issue anymore. It's everywhere.
More people are getting nervous about the direction of the economy, that's a big change. That speaks to some combination of political and economic uncertainty really surfacing -- and that has impacts on what choices people make when they go to the ballot. They tend to feel more negative about incumbents and officeholders, because they feel like,' Why aren't they doing something about this ?' They're going to be looking for some message of hope or a plan for what they're going to do if things get worse.
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