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Rocky Chavez's Senate bid may be suicide mission
Rocky Chavez's Senate bid may be suicide mission

Assemblyman Rocky Chavez would be a fine Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate. That's because: • He's not a crazy, not a demagogic ideologue. • He actually has run for office before and won, unlike other Republican wannabes. • He's precisely what the GOP needs: a friendly face for Latinos, who increasingly have been shunning the party. But would giving up a safe Assembly seat for a practically unwinnable Senate chase be a fine move for Chavez? Very probably not. More on that later. Chavez, 63, from Oceanside, on Tuesday became the second candidate to leap into the 2016 race to replace retiring Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer. Well, he didn't...

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