Just two days after Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Hillsborough/San Mateo) announced her retirement after this Congress ends, two Democratic local officials have come forward to declare their congressional candidacies. San Mateo County Board of Supervisors’ chairman David Canepa (D) and Burlingame City Councilwoman Emily Beach (D) both made public their intentions yesterday. We can expect a crowded jungle primary to develop with the Democrats likely sending two party members into the general election.
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