STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — Three prominent republicans entered the race for U.S. president this week.
Mike Huckabee, Ben Carson and Carly Fiorina are now seeking the nomination.READ MORE: Riverside County District Attorney's Office Will Dismiss Murder Charge Against Kimberly Long
However, Claremont McKenna College Professor Jack Pitney believes their chances of winning the nomination are slim.READ MORE: Migrant Children Set To Arrive In Long Beach As Early As Thursday
“The bottom line is that the frontrunners for the nomination are Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio and Scott Walker and the entrance of these candidates doesn’t really change that,” he told KCAL9’s Amy Johnson Saturday morning.MORE NEWS: Historic: NASA Rover Produces Oxygen On Surface Of Mars
Claifornia’s republican presidential primary is scheduled for June 7. The Republican National Convention, where the party selects its nominees for president and vice-president, is scheduled for July 18-21.