OTHER WORDS FROM candidacypre·can·di·da·cy, noun
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Later, her supporters took it upon themselves to post a web page for her candidacy, asking supporters to sign on to the effort and listing the nonprofit and advocacy groups that were already on board.The Next Race for Political Power in San Diego Is Already Here|Andrew Keatts|November 10, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Aside from Hendrickson’s strong credentials, his candidacy comes as part of United’s efforts to build a diverse candidate pool.D.C. United’s first offseason priority: Hiring a coach|Steven Goff|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
A candidate for county supervisor in the March primary said it wasn’t unusual to see people who opposed her candidacy posted up outside of her house during the campaign.Women Politicians Across the County Say They’ve Faced Harassment, Threats|Kayla Jimenez|November 9, 2020|Voice of San Diego
While Raiford has declared her candidacy for mayor against incumbent Ted Wheeler, the write-in candidate hasn’t spent much time campaigning.Portland police threw dead possums at her family’s restaurant in 1981. Now she’s running for mayor.|Monica Rodman|October 30, 2020|Washington Post
Multiple voter interviews as well as recent polls in the Tar Heel state show that the sex scandal consuming Cunningham has not doomed his candidacy.In N.C., voters call Cunningham’s infidelity reckless, shocking. They still vote for the Democrat.|Rachael Bade, Pam Kelley|October 21, 2020|Washington Post
A declaration of candidacy signed by Cuomo was in the trunk of his car.Mario Cuomo, a Frustrating Hero to Democrats, Is Dead at 82|Eleanor Clift|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And it might be easiest of all imagining him “exploring” a candidacy for a while and then deciding the hell with it.
Rubio has his own troubles with immigration, but people close to him said he still may have a path even with a Bush candidacy.
The other person for whom a path to the nomination, let alone a candidacy, seems much less likely is Mitt Romney.
When it becomes clear that nobody else will challenge Lindbergh in the next election, Winchell announces his own candidacy.American Dreams: How Bush Shaped Our Reading of Roth’s ‘The Plot Against America’|Nathaniel Rich|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Of course this would be in a measure opening a door to blackmailers, and make the candidacy extremely dangerous.
He did not, as we have seen, follow the example of Clay, who persistently favored his own candidacy.
Ferdinando de Medici, then a cardinal, had just failed in his candidacy for the pontificate (outwitted by that fox Montalto).Romance of Roman Villas|Elizabeth W. (Elizbeth Williams) Champney
Even before the President wrote this letter, Mr. Chase's candidacy had passed out of sight.A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln|John G. Nicolay
She urged the candidacy of Mrs. Catt, although her highest ambition had always been to succeed her beloved Aunt Susan.Susan B. Anthony|Alma Lutz