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Bill Whalen, a colleague here at Hoover and an experienced hand at California politics, has been on the telephone with campaign operatives. He passes this along:

***Exit polling shows the recall winning by a stunning 57-43 (and that’s without taking into account the absentee ballots, which are all but certain to run still more heavily in favor of the recall).

***Turnout here in the Bay Area, which is, of course, perhaps the most heavily Democratic region in the state, is running lower than expected.

Huzzah!

Peter Robinson — Peter M. Robinson is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution.

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