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But if Democrats are faced with the reality of a glut of qualified candidates, Republicans are assembling more of a fantasy team.

Like many Americans—but few Republican presidential candidates—the former Florida governor has evolved on the issue.

There are four photos there of representative presidential candidates.

So, whose bidding do we think these candidates are going to do?

During a debate, the candidates were asked about the islands.

Them gentlemen is candidates for a rope necktie apiece—nice perfessional assassins t' have in the Police!

Candidates for fameand for Mrs. Kerricks very handsome prizemay learn much if they will faithfully attend Miss Goulds classes.

In this connection, the return for the three candidates who offered themselves for election in 1774 may be of interest.

But defeated candidates will quite agree that the game of "bleu et jaune" is a good deal worse than "rouge et noir."

The latter are elected out of those of the class of younger Brethren who volunteer, and are approved as candidates for the office.


On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to candidates, such as: competition, applicants, competitors, contestants, entrants, and entries.

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