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Candidates chase their ’15 minutes’ — and buckets of cash

Andrew Janz’s turn in the spotlight came one Friday early this month, and he didn’t have to do much to earn it. The Fresno prosecutor challenging Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) raised more than $ 100,000 over a two-day period [...]
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Women candidates hit a wall in California

LOS ANGELES — If 2018 is The Year of the Woman, nobody told California. In the biggest blue state on the map, the only woman running for governor, former state schools chief Delaine Eastin, is polling in single digits. London Breed, the [...]
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Quebec university defends asking job candidates about menstruation, HIV status

3 weeks ago | 0 comment
MONTREAL – A Quebec City university is being criticized for a questionnaire that required job candidates to reveal whether they’ve been tested for HIV, the date they last menstruated and whether they’ve been treated for cancer. Universite [...]
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Roy Moore may have lost, but Breitbart’s Steve Bannon has a field of awful candidates ready for 2018

1 month ago | 0 comment
Steve Bannon(Credit: AP/Brynn Anderson/Salon) Here are some of the racist, conspiratorial, and misinforming candidates Bannon has thrown his weight behind Grace Bennett, Media Matters2018-01-15T09:00:07Z•2018-01-15T09:00:07Z•0 [...]
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Make America Boring Again: No more celebrity candidates

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The worship of fame — and the pursuit of it by any means necessary — is the ultimate illustration of the ethos central to a consumer economy and society. Fame allows for even a person to become a brand, recognizable commodity and sellable [...]
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The 10 must-watch candidates of 2018

2 months ago | 0 comment
President Donald Trump’s name won’t be on the ballot in 2018, but his influence will be everywhere. Just look at the types of candidates who are running: The polarizing president has lured scores of Democratic recruits itching [...]
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Barred From Running, Barred From Boycotting: A Russian Candidate’s Quandary

2 months ago | 0 comment
Mr. Navalny’s exclusion from the March election “casts a serious doubt on political pluralism in Russia and the prospect of democratic elections next year,” the European Union’s foreign service said in a statement on Tuesday. “We [...]
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Russian ads targeted issues, not candidates, social media execs say

4 months ago | 0 comment
Russian-backed mischief-makers and disinformation accounts were a tiny fraction of the online conversation leading up to last year’s presidential election, and most of their efforts sowed discord over hot-button issues such as immigration [...]
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Bannon’s army includes candidates backed by the GOP establishment

4 months ago | 0 comment
Matt Rosendale, the Montana state auditor running for U.S. Senate, recently received the endorsement du jour in Republican politics: Steve Bannon plucked him for the slate of candidates he is backing as part of his war on the GOP establishment. [...]
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Jerry Brown, Calif. governor, vetoes bill requiring presidential candidates to disclose taxes

4 months ago | 0 comment
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown has vetoed a bill requiring presidential candidates to share their five most recent years of tax returns in order to appear on California’s ballot. It was aimed at forcing President Donald Trump [...]