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Caitlyn Jenner announces bid for Governor of California backed by a cadre of ex-Trump advisers:

• by Jennifer Smith

Jenner announced her campaign on Instagram on Friday morning

She said she wanted to repair the damage done by Newsom before it's too late

Jenner is a registered Republican; she voted for Trump in 2016 but not in 2020

Among her campaign team are former Trump staffers Brad Parscale, Steven Cheung and Tony Fabrizio

She said she revoked her support because of his position on trans issues

Jenner made her name as Bruce, a gold-medal winning Olympic decathlete

She then appeared as Bruce on Keeping Up With The Kardashians for years 

After splitting from Kris Jenner, she announced she was transgender in 2015  

In her announcement, she slammed Newsom for an 'over restrictive' COVID lockdown which she said destroyed businesses and kids' education  

It's unclear if she is running as a Republican or as an Independent