In the history of California, there have been numerous attempts to recall the Governor. None of those recall attempts ever gathered even 10% of the signatures necessary to get the recall inititive on the ballot.
The current Governor of California faces serious problems and faces a serious recall effort. Over 100,000 signatures (of the 900,000 necessary to get the recall proposal on the ballot) were recently turned in to the Secretary of States office.
Heres the official web-site of the
Recall Gray Davis effort. This link details the problems Davis faces and how internet technology and talk radio are contributing to the momentum behind the recall effort.
We could wake up in six months with Arnold Schwarzenegger or some relative unkonwn as Governor of California.