Jenner, 71, is a transgender female formerly known as Bruce Jenner who first came to fame as a gold medal winning decathlon athlete in the 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal.
Bruce Jenner then became a reality TV star in the 2000s thanks to his marriage to now ex-wife Kris Jenner featured in the show Keeping Up with the Kardashians about their blended family.
Bruce transitioned to Caitlyn in 2015. Jenner has six children from three marriages.
The petition drive to recall Newsom reportedly has over two million signatures, well over the 1.5 million threshold. The recall signatures are set to be verified next week. The AP reported on the recall and the other prominent GOP candidates. No Democrat is running against Newsom. (Excerpt):
…”John Cox, a businessman who lost to Newsom in 2018 and is running again…Beyond Cox, the top Republicans in the race so far are former San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer and ex-U.S. Rep. Doug Ose, who last held office in 2005.”
Jenner spoke earlier this week of running as a “lgbt fiscal conservative and socially liberal candidate”