By Chisato Iversen
Miriam Raftery contributed to this report
Photos, left: Loretta Sanchez and Kamala Harris
June 9, 2016 (San Diego)--Three dozen candidates vied in the primary race to replace California’s U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer, a long-serving Democratic who is stepping down. The November run-off will be between two Democratic women, both minorities: the state’s Attorney General Kamala Harris, and and 10-term Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez.