EDITORIAL: Jessica Taylor announces US Senate bid with brazenly entertaining video

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Jul. 12—In the history of campaign videos, it would be hard to find one better than Jessica Taylor's two-minute announcement of her U.S. Senate bid in Alabama.

The Calhoun County native and Birmingham businesswoman joined the 2022 Republican primary field in the race to replace retiring U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby. She's the fourth candidate in a field that includes Congressman Mo Brooks from Huntsville, the early favorite.

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