Politics Caitlyn Jenner getting advice from ex-Trump campaign manager Parscale on possible California governor bid
Caitlyn Jenner is working with Trump aide Brad Parscale on her potential California gubernatorial bid
Parscale is back on Trump's team after being demoted and pushed out of his campaign last year and arrested in September.Parscale, who served as Trump's campaign manager before being demoted last summer, is a friend of Jenner's and is advising Jenner on campaign personnel without being paid, CNN and The New York Times reported. The reality TV star and former US Olympic athlete has also sought advice from Caroline Wren, another Republican operative who fundraised for Trump's 2020 campaign.
is getting advice from former Trump campaign manager on how to set up a potential , according to a source familiar with the discussions.
Parscale, who has known Jenner for a few years, agreed to help as a "friend" and is not a paid adviser, according to the source. He is assisting her in finding people for key campaign roles if she goes forward with it.
The New York Times firstnews of Parscale advising Jenner, an American television personality and retired Olympian.
Californiacurrently that began last year, fueled by anger over the restrictions he had put in place to curb the spread of coronavirus in California. The recall campaign gained steam as prominent state Republicans threw their weight behind both the organizing and fundraising efforts.
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Former President Trump's influence is evident still in the tone taken by Republicans on Capitol Hill and the party discipline displayed by opposition to the Biden agenda. Recall how the question of whether Trump would have serious influence over the future of the party was a real one after Jan. 6. That question has been effectively answered, if not with familiar Trumpian bluster.
AxiosTuesday that Jenner was speaking with political consultants in considering a run for the governor's seat, citing three sources with direct knowledge of her deliberations.
Nearly six years ago, the famed US Olympian spoke publicly for the first time about being a transgender woman in anwith ABC's Diane Sawyer, in which she also discussed being a Republican. Jenner in the 2016 election and told that Trump "would be very good for women's issues."
However, Jenner beganafter his administration announced policies that rolled back some protections for the transgender community. In 2018, about a year after Jenner had visited the White House to meet with administration officials, the White House announced a ban on most transgender people serving in the military, following Trump's tweet on the topic.
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"He's not been doing a very good job, but it's not over yet," Jenner toldin an interview at the time. But later that year, in thinking she could work with Trump to benefit the LGBTQ community and was no longer a supporter.
Parscale was lauded by Trump and his allies as a digital guru who helped secure Trump's first election effort. He worked for the Trump family years before Trump launched a presidential bid and he ascended to a role leading the campaign's data analytics team in June 2016. Until he worked on the Trump campaign beginning in 2015, the digital media expert had never worked in politics.
After Trump won the presidency in 2016, Parscale worked with America First Policies, a pro-Trump political organization, and became campaign manager in February 2018.
Parscale was demoted last summer after a Trump rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, andas a senior adviser to the campaign in September, two sources close to the campaign confirmed to CNN at the time. Three days earlier he had been and hospitalized over suicidal threats he had made at his home while holding a gun.
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