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“Clueless” star and conservative commentator Stacey Dash is running for Congress. On Monday, the actress filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission to run as a Republican in California—and social media has a lot of thoughts about it.

CNN reports that the actress “filed paperwork Monday to run in California’s 44th district, which is currently represented by Democrat Nanette Barragánon.” The congressional district includes Compton, Watts, San Pedro and North Long Beach. Dash had hinted to a potential run on Instagram and Twitter earlier this month, sharing an image on her Twitter profile with the words “Dash to D.C.”—the slogan that is included in the paperwork.

Dash indicated a formal statement would be issued and thanked those who support her run. “For those mocking for the district I live in…open your minds. It’s time to for me to put up or shut up and I want to serve great people,” she tweeted. “I live in the 44th unlike some who don’t live in their districts. Thank you to those who offered their support.”

In response to numerous calls for me to run for office, I am considering a run for Congress. Would love to know what my fans and friends think."

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Dash, who starred in the ’90s coming-of-age film “Clueless,” is no stranger to controversy. In 2016, she faced backlash over calls to eliminate Black History Month and the BET Awards. She has also been criticized for comments on transgender rights and the Orlando nightclub shooting. The conservative pundit’s contract as a Fox News commentator was not renewed last year and she was briefly suspended in 2015 following an on-air tirade in which she used profanity when speaking about former President Barack Obama.

See how social media reacted to Dash running for Congress below:

Social Media Reacts to Stacey Dash Filing Paperwork to Run for Congress In California

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