Governor of California
One of the new laws will allow the state to decertify police over misconduct, essentially banning them from law enforcement.
The state's Democratic governor has survived a Republican-led effort to oust him from office a year early.
Whether Gov. Gavin Newsom wins or loses, Democrats face some soul-searching in California.
Larry Elder, a conservative talk show host hoping to replace Gov. Gavin Newsom, drew bipartisan criticism over his past comments about pregnant employees.
John Cox was the target of flung papers related to unpaid debts from his 2018 campaign for governor.
She referred in a tweet to "Gov. Gavin Newsom's district attorneys." DAs are elected in California, not appointed by the governor.
"Sacramento needs an honest leader with a clear vision," the 71-year-old trans activist and reality TV star said in a statement.
The former Olympic champion and reality-TV star has reportedly started talking with political consultants about a possible campaign.
The California governor's administration is "out of touch with reality," former San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer said.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom will appoint Democrat Alex Padilla to fill the vacancy.