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Marianne Williamson backs former rival Ted Lieu to succeed Rep. Waxman
Marianne Williamson backs former rival Ted Lieu to succeed Rep. Waxman

Spiritual teacher and bestselling author Marianne Williamson has endorsed state Sen. Ted Lieu, a former rival in the race to succeed retiring Rep. Henry Waxman. Williamson was one of 18 candidates on the June primary ballot vying for the Westside-South Bay seat that Waxman (D-Beverly Hills) is giving up after four decades in Congress.  She finished fourth so did not advance to the Nov. 4 general election ballot. Only the top two vote-getters, regardless of any party affiliation, can advance to the fall election. Lieu, a Torrance Democrat whose state Senate seat overlaps much of the congressional district, placed second in the primary. He is squaring off against gang prosecutor...

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