Coronavirus Campaign: Political Candidates Run for Office While Running Home Schools – The Wall Street Journal

Democrat Candace Valenzuela, running in a tight race for an open House seat as the school year kicks off, has turned her master bathroom into her campaign’s nerve center.

“I can’t tell you what it’s like to be sitting on a yoga ball looking at your hair products and you get a call and it’s ‘Hello Candace, it’s Joaquin Castro,’ ” she said, referencing the congressman who represents San Antonio. In her bathroom, away from the noise of her 5-year-old’s virtual learning and her toddler’s screams, she recently hosted a fundraiser…

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