Well, this is a bummer.

Multiple media outlets have projected that Gavin Newsom will be retained as Governor of California:

The calls were made shortly after the polls called and now we wait for the full results:

Townhall’s Kurt Schlichter, a California resident, tweeted that, “Yeah, we lost – and not by fraud. Too many CA voters are Dems. That’s it. We gotta change that”:

And that “Pretending we lost because someone invented 2 million votes prevents us from addressing the real issues in CA”:

Larry Elder told his supporters to “be gracious in defeat”:

And here’s Newsom’s reaction:

Sigh:

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Editor’s note: This post has been updated with an additional tweet.