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How Candidates in the 49th Free-for-All Are Making Their Final Pitches

Sixteen candidates are competing to succeed Republican Rep. Darrel Issa. The 49th is one of several districts in Southern California where Republicans outnumber Democrats but where voters went for Hillary Clinton in 2016. Anxieties going into the final weekend were high, as the campaigns and their most passionate advocates fanned out to talk to voters with their last-minute pitches.