"A Political Campaign and a Candy Land Cheater" is the nineteenth episode of the second season of the American sitcom Young Sheldon. The episode aired on April 25, 2019.
Annoyed that so many school funds go to football instead of the science classroom, Sheldon decides to run for class president.
Annoyed that so many school funds go to football instead of the science classroom, Sheldon decides to run for class president. The campaign goes badly until Sheldon decides to fight dirty using information that Missy got from his opponent's younger sister; she's originally from Scarsdale, New York. Sheldon uses Texas pride to win. However, Principal Peterson vetoes his use of an old version of the Pledge of Allegiance.
- Iain Armitage as Sheldon Cooper
- Zoe Perry as Mary Cooper
- Lance Barber as George Cooper Sr.
- Montana Jordan as George Cooper Jr.
- Raegan Revord as Missy Cooper
- Jim Parsons as the voice of Sheldon Cooper
- Annie Potts as Meemaw
- Wallace Shawn as Dr. John Sturgis
- Isabel May as Veronica Duncan
- Valerie Mahaffey as Ms. Victoria McElroy
- Matt Hobby as Pastor Jeff Difford
- Brian Stepanek as Mr. Hubert Givens
- Rex Linn as Principal Petersen
- Nancy Linehan Charles as Peg (voice)
- Robert Clotworthy as Mayor Harrison