The race to replace Katie Hill in the #CA25 looks headed to a runoff, but big name candidates Cenk Uygur and George Papadopoulos will not be participating:
Race to replace Katie Hill in Congress appears headed to a runoff https://t.co/pkuZN4yYBC
— Michael Finnegan (@finneganLAT) March 4, 2020
Results here from Decision Desk HQ.
As of this morning, it looks like the runoff will be between Dem Christy Smith and Republican Mike Garcia:
— Matt Pearce ? (@mattdpearce) March 4, 2020
There actually will be two runoffs. One in May to fill out the rest of Hill’s term and a second in November. From the LA Times:
The primary appeared likely to yield two runoffs between Smith and Garcia, a former Navy pilot — one in May to fill Hill’s seat for the rest of the year and another in November for the full two-year term that starts in January.
The race included Young Turks host Cenk Uygur and George Papadopoulos, both of whom did not do well at all:
— Jeremy B. White (@JeremyBWhite) March 4, 2020
Uygur, however, REALLY, REALLY didn’t take it well last night. Here he is calling Joe Biden mentally incompetent and saying there’s no way he can beat Trump:
— The Columbia Bugle ?? (@ColumbiaBugle) March 4, 2020