Rep. Loretta Sanchez, D-Calif., responds to questions during a Congressional Hispanic Caucus news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Thirty-four candidates will compete for California's open U.S. Senate seat, a mostly unknown group that opens the way for surprises and could boost the chances of Democratic Sanchez in June's primary election. The Orange County congresswoman is vying to get into a two-person, November showdown with front-runner and fellow Democrat, attorney general Kamala Harris.
Rep. Loretta Sanchez, D-Calif., responds to questions during a Congressional Hispanic Caucus news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Thirty-four candidates will compete for California's open U.S. Senate seat, a mostly unknown group that opens the way for surprises and could boost the chances of Democratic Sanchez in June's primary election. The Orange County congresswoman is vying to get into a two-person, November showdown with front-runner and fellow Democrat, attorney general Kamala Harris. J. Scott Applewhite AP
Rep. Loretta Sanchez, D-Calif., responds to questions during a Congressional Hispanic Caucus news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Thirty-four candidates will compete for California's open U.S. Senate seat, a mostly unknown group that opens the way for surprises and could boost the chances of Democratic Sanchez in June's primary election. The Orange County congresswoman is vying to get into a two-person, November showdown with front-runner and fellow Democrat, attorney general Kamala Harris. J. Scott Applewhite AP
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