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Chelsea Manning files for U.S. Senate bid in Maryland

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Manning is running as a Democrat and will likely challenge two-term Senator Democrat Ben Cardin.
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Can Chelsea Manning Run For U.S. Senate With a Criminal Record?

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Chelsea Manning filed to run for U.S Senate as a Democrat, but can she run with a criminal record?
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Chelsea Manning Plans Senate Run In Maryland

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NORTH BETHESDA, Md. - Chelsea Manning will run for the U.S. Senate in Maryland.
The transgender former Army intelligence analyst who was convicted of leaking classified documents filed her statement of candidacy with the Federal Election Commission on Thursday.
She is running as a Democrat and will likely challenge two-term Senator Democrat Ben Cardin. He has served two terms and is an overwhelming favorite to win.
The 30-year-old Manning listed a North Bethesda address in her FEC filing. She is running as a Democrat.
Manning was convicted of leaking classified information and spent more...
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Chelsea Manning Is Running for Senate in Maryland

Chelsea Manning Is Running for Senate in Maryland

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U.S. Army whistleblower Chelsea Manning has filed paperwork to run for a U.S. Senate seat in Maryland, where she may challenge Democratic incumbent Ben Cardin in a primary.
The documents showing Manning's campaign filing were shared on Twitter today, and confirmed by the Washington Post .
Per FEC filings, xychelsea is running against Ben Cardin for Maryland Senate this year. pic.twitter.com/8Gw7vtVtc2
- David Pontious January 13, 2018
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Manning, a former Army intelligence analyst, was convicted in 2013 of leaking a vast trove of Army...
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Chelsea Manning files to run for U.S. Senate in Maryland

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Chelsea Manning, the transgender former Army private who was convicted of passing sensitive government documents to Wikileaks, has filed to run for the U.S. Senate in Maryland, according to federal election filings.
Manning, who did not immediately respond to a request for comment, would be challenging Sen. Ben Cardin, a Democrat who has served two terms in the Senate. He was first elected in 2007.
Manning, 30, who was formerly known as Bradley Manning, was convicted in 2013 of the largest leak of classified documents in U.S. history and was sentenced to 35 years in prison. Last year...
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Chelsea Manning will run for U.S. Senate in Maryland

Chelsea Manning will run for U.S. Senate in Maryland

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The 30-year-old former intelligence analyst is running as a Democrat.
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