LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Rapper Kanye West on Monday filed signatures to seem on the Arkansas poll this fall as an impartial presidential candidate.
Representatives of West submitted 1,723 signatures with the secretary of state’s workplace, which has 10 days to confirm that he’s submitted the 1,000 signatures from registered voters required to seem on the Arkansas poll.
West, who as soon as backed Republican President Donald Trump, introduced final month that he had damaged with Trump and would launch his personal presidential bid.
West has since submitted paperwork to seem on the poll in neighboring Oklahoma. A proper grievance was filed in New Jersey final week difficult the signatures he submitted to seem on that state’s poll.
West’s spouse, actuality TV star and sweetness mogul Kim Kardashian West, requested the general public on social media final month to indicate compassion and empathy towards her husband as a result of he’s bipolar.
Arkansas is a solidly Republican state that Trump gained simply in 2016.
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