Caitlin Jenner He won a gold medal as a decathlon at the 1976 Olympics, became a reality star on the TV show “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” and now appears as a transgender activist. Your next step might be to run for US state governor California is being.
The 71-year-old Republican is said to be in contact with the former president’s campaign manager Donald TrumpBrad Pascal, said a Republican spokesperson. Previously, News Page »Axios“I mentioned it.
That should challenge incumbent Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom to a possible election later this year.
After appearing as a transgender in the spring of 2015, Jenner filmed two seasons of the reality show “Anna Kate,” which showed her life as a woman. Despite being a member of the LGBTQ community, she supported the Trump election campaign in the United States in 2016 – but later criticized his government’s reversal of its policy of transgender people’s access to public school toilets. The role Trump will play in her election campaign remains unclear.
The office could become vacant sooner than expected
In principle, the governor’s term is four years, but efforts are underway to vote on Newsom for an early exit through a so-called no-confidence vote. This effort was motivated in large part by criticism of his handling of the pandemic.
Republicans who have announced their intention to run include a former mayor San DiegoKevin Faulconner, former US actor Doug Oussie and businessman John Cox, who lost to Newsom in the 2018 race for governor. Should the majority of those eligible vote vote for the dismissal, Jenner and all other candidates for the position before 2023 could be considered.