As Rep. Katie Porter pursues U.S. Senate bid, some question timing
- January 12, 2023
- Tony Smith, poli sci, Spectrum News 1, Jan. 12, 2023
“One of the reasons I think [Katie] Porter announced so early is to claim the front-runner mantel and show how much money she can raise, but everyone who runs for Senate raises a lot of money,” said University of California, Irvine political science professor Tony Smith. “Having barely eked out a win in what should have been a safe district does not make her a very compelling candidate for Senate.”
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