More candidates and earlier

May 16, 2019

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For Bloomberg, Lauren Leatherby and Paul Murray describe the heightened eagerness to enter the race for United States president. The stacked timelines, looking like squished bunches of Twizzlers, show when people entered and withdrew during past election seasons.

We’re 536 days out and 23 Democrats are in. In contrast, there were 8 around this time in 2008.