Saturday, January 28, 2012

2012: What The GOP Race Looks Like Right Now

When the 2012 campaign first started, there were a lot of Republicans that were thinking about throwing thier hat into the ring. As time went on, the field started to shape up as candidates were announcing that they were either in the race or not.
This is what the 2012 GOP race looks like right now:
Currently Running
Mitt Rommey, former Governor of Massachusetts 
Rick Santorum, former Senator for Pennsylvania 
Newt Gingrich, former Reprsenative of Georgia's 6th district
Ron Paul, current Reprsenative of Texas' 14th district
Buddy Roemer, former Governor of Louisiana 
Fred Karger, Gay Rights activist

Dropped Out 
Tim Pawlenty, former Governor of Minnesota
Gary Johnson, former Governor of New Mexico
Herman Cain, business executive and talk radio show host
Michelle Bachmann, U.S. Representative Minnesota's 6th district
Jon Huntsman, former Governor of Utah and Ambassador to China
Rick Perry, current Governor of Texas 

Decided Not To Run
Donald Trump, real estate magnate
Mike Huckabee, former Arkansas Governor
Haley Barbour, current Governor of Mississippi.
Mitch Daniels, current Indiana Governor
Chris Christie, current New Jersey Governor
Paul Ryan, U.S. Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district
Mike Pence, U.S. Representative for Indiana's 6th district
John Thune,  U.S. Senator, South Dakota
Jim DeMint,  U.S. Senator, South Carolina
Sarah Palin, Former Governor of Alaska
Donald Trump, business executive

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