- he is expected to announce his candidacy
Examples of candidacy in a Sentence
He withdrew his candidacy after the scandal damaged his reputation.
Recent Examples of candidacy from the Web
With a platform of making Valparaiso more welcome to all, City Councilwoman Deb Porter announced her candidacy for mayor Monday evening on the steps of City Hall.
Tom Daly becomes the fourth person to preside over Herbst’s political coffers during the past 18 months, a period covering Herbst’s transition from an exploratory committee to a candidacy for governor.
No one, including Hogsett, has announced their candidacy for mayor so far.
In the wake of the ruling, Sánchez demanded a parliamentary vote of no confidence, and then managed to outflank opposition to his candidacy from Ciudadanos, which wanted a snap election.
With another championship, the Warriors can add more heft to their candidacy as a transcendent giant.
But peace has also opened the door to the candidacy of Mr Uribe’s antithesis, Gustavo Petro, an ex-member of M19, another guerrilla group, and a former mayor of Bogotá.
Cox, in turn, filed a complaint with the state political watchdog agency alleging Allen misused the $300,000 contributed to the repeal campaign to improperly promote his candidacy for governor.
The fund's top officials in recent months reached out to lawyers to mount a challenge to Barton's candidacy.
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CANDIDACY Defined for English Language Learners
: the position of a person who is trying to be elected : the state of being a candidate
CANDIDACY Defined for Kids
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