UPDATED 3:30 PM PT – Friday, April 23, 2021
Former reality TV star Caitlyn Jenner officially announced her bid for California governor.
In a tweet on Friday, Jenner confirmed the news, saying “California is worth fighting for.”
— Caitlyn Jenner (@Caitlyn_Jenner) April 23, 2021
Jenner’s campaign confirmed the Republican has filed initial paperwork to replace Democrat Gov. Gavin Newsom in a recall election.
The former Olympic athlete has reportedly assembled a team of top Republican aides with the help of Brad Parscale, a personal friend and President Trump’s former campaign manager.