Chelsea Manning Files For Senate Run In Maryland

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Manning declared in Federal Election Commission filings, dated January 5, her statement of candidacy to run as a Democrat in the 2018 election.

Chelsea Manning, the former US army soldier jailed for giving sensitive documents to WikiLeaks, has filed documents to run for the US Senate, the Washington Post reported. He has served two terms and is an overwhelming favorite to win.

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These risks could undermine confidence in a country's ability to react at a time of crisis. This could "hijack decision-making with potentially devastating consequences ", it found.

Democratic Senator Ben Cardin was elected in 2006 to that seat and is expected to run for re-election this year. Cardin is Maryland's senior US senator, elected in 2006 and re-elected in 2012. The senior Democrat on the Senate foreign affairs committee, Cardin has emerged as a key party voice on investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

She was sentenced to 35 years in prison.

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Manning is running as a Democrat for the seat now held by Sen.

She came out as transgendered shortly after her sentencing, but the military denied her request for hormone therapy treatment while behind bars. House Speaker Paul Ryan called her release "outrageous". After some high-profile government officials refused to teach or lecture at the school in protest - including CIA Director Mike Pompeo - her fellowship was rescinded.

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