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Warnock and Ossoff successfully used $2,000 stimulus checks as a battle cry for their candidacies after Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell blocked the Democratic controlled House’s bill to raise the $600 stimulus checks to $2,000.

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He announced his candidacy in a video posted to his social media accounts.

Ten days after his resignation he announced his candidacy for the seat he had just given up in the Ward 2 Democratic primary.

Negative partisanship has also raised the stakes, crowding out the possibilities for a centrist independent candidacy to divide a party.

This approach has won him allies — the conservative Club for Growth endorsed his candidacy — but not all of his no votes are popular.

I shall go and see him and will explain the meaning of this candidature which has surprised some of these gentlemen so much.

But the Richmond influence carried both east and west, and Mr. Holroyd withdrew his candidature.

The provocation was supplied at the right moment by the candidature of the prince of Hohenzollern for the vacant crown of Spain.

He answered him that he would borrow a much greater sum of him if he would support his candidature.

Finally the questioning flickered out, no one withdrew their candidature, and the voting commenced.

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On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to candidature, such as: campaigning, campaign trail, canvassing, door-to-door, politicking, and stump.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.