California Recall Candidates U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA), who bankrolled the effort to force a vote on the recall of Democratic Gov. Gray Davis, announces he is no longer a candidate to replace Davis. Issa's withdrawal follows Wednesday's decision by actor -- and fellow Republican -- Arnold Schwarzenegger to enter the race. And Lt. Gov. Cruz Bustamante becomes the first Democrat to declare his own candidacy. Hear NPR's Mandalit del Barco.
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Roster of California Candidates Shapes Up

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Roster of California Candidates Shapes Up

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U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA), who bankrolled the effort to force a vote on the recall of Democratic Gov. Gray Davis, announces he is no longer a candidate to replace Davis. Issa's withdrawal follows Wednesday's decision by actor — and fellow Republican — Arnold Schwarzenegger to enter the race. And Lt. Gov. Cruz Bustamante becomes the first Democrat to declare his own candidacy. Hear NPR's Mandalit del Barco.