Assemblyman Jim Patterson, left, announced Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 that he’s abandoning a plan to run for state Senate in 2018. Less than two hours later, Fresno City Councilman Clint Olivier, right, said he’d seek the same Senate seat.
Assemblyman Jim Patterson, left, announced Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 that he’s abandoning a plan to run for state Senate in 2018. Less than two hours later, Fresno City Councilman Clint Olivier, right, said he’d seek the same Senate seat.
Assemblyman Jim Patterson, left, announced Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 that he’s abandoning a plan to run for state Senate in 2018. Less than two hours later, Fresno City Councilman Clint Olivier, right, said he’d seek the same Senate seat.
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Jim Patterson skips Senate try, and Clint Olivier steps into the race

January 31, 2017 02:24 PM