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synonyms for candidacy

  • application
  • nomination
  • competition
  • offer
  • preparedness
  • readiness
  • candidateship
  • running for office
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Later, her supporters took it upon themselves to post a web page for her candidacy, asking supporters to sign on to the effort and listing the nonprofit and advocacy groups that were already on board.
THE NEXT RACE FOR POLITICAL POWER IN SAN DIEGO IS ALREADY HEREANDREW KEATTSNOVEMBER 10, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Aside from Hendrickson’s strong credentials, his candidacy comes as part of United’s efforts to build a diverse candidate pool.
D.C. UNITED’S FIRST OFFSEASON PRIORITY: HIRING A COACHSTEVEN GOFFNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
A candidate for county supervisor in the March primary said it wasn’t unusual to see people who opposed her candidacy posted up outside of her house during the campaign.
WOMEN POLITICIANS ACROSS THE COUNTY SAY THEY’VE FACED HARASSMENT, THREATSKAYLA JIMENEZNOVEMBER 9, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
While Raiford has declared her candidacy for mayor against incumbent Ted Wheeler, the write-in candidate hasn’t spent much time campaigning.
PORTLAND POLICE THREW DEAD POSSUMS AT HER FAMILY’S RESTAURANT IN 1981. NOW SHE’S RUNNING FOR MAYOR.MONICA RODMANOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Multiple voter interviews as well as recent polls in the Tar Heel state show that the sex scandal consuming Cunningham has not doomed his candidacy.
IN N.C., VOTERS CALL CUNNINGHAM’S INFIDELITY RECKLESS, SHOCKING. THEY STILL VOTE FOR THE DEMOCRAT.RACHAEL BADE, PAM KELLEYOCTOBER 21, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Ben Ray Luján, who currently represents the state’s Third District and is chair of the House Democrats’ campaign committee, declared his candidacy for Udall’s seat early and has raced to a substantial lead.
BEN RAY LUJÁN IS HOPING TO BECOME ONE OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL LATINO SENATORSKATELYN BURNSOCTOBER 1, 2020VOX
For instance, his best primary debates were the ones before Nevada and South Carolina, when his candidacy was hanging by a thread, and he did very well in the 2008 and 2012 vice presidential debates, too.
WILL THE FIRST PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE SHAKE UP THE RACE?SARAH FROSTENSON (SARAH.FROSTENSON@ABC.COM)SEPTEMBER 29, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
In the Post-ABC Wisconsin survey, more than 9 in 10 who say they back Trump express enthusiasm for his candidacy and more than 2 in 3 say they are very enthusiastic.
POST-ABC WISCONSIN POLL SHOWS BIDEN HOLDING NARROW EDGE OVER TRUMPDAN BALZ, EMILY GUSKINSEPTEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
San Diego Council President Georgette Gómez said Wednesday she is halting any involvement in Barrios’ candidacy, pending the completion of the DA’s investigation.
GÓMEZ ‘PAUSING’ BARRIOS SUPPORT AMID CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONANDREW KEATTSAUGUST 26, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Neither responded to VOSD inquiries about their views or candidacy.
‘EDUCATE, NOT INDOCTRINATE’: ANTI-RACISM PUSH IN CORONADO SCHOOLS FUELS BACKLASHASHLY MCGLONEAUGUST 18, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
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