Though some people — and one candidate — have disparaged the position as largely ceremonial, it has attracted many applicants and spirited competition for the Democratic and Republican nominations.
California's lieutenant governor generally doesn't have a lot to do. And the post rarely serves as a springboard to the governor's office. Yet the position has again attracted a robust roster of candidates — 13 in all — and competitive contests have emerged on both the Republican and Democratic sides ahead of the June 8 primary election.
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