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2012 U.S. Federal Election

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  • Joe Biden, 47th Vice President of the USA
    Joseph Robinette "Joe" Biden, Jr. (pronunciation: /ˈdʒoʊzɪf rɒbɪˈnɛt ˈbaɪdən/; born November 20, 1942) is the 47th and cur...
  • Paul Ryan
    Paul Davis Ryan (born January 29, 1970) is the U.S. Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district, serving since 1999. On August 11, 2012, Mitt Romney chose Ryan to be his running mate, mak...
  • Chris Christie
    Wikipedia Bio Chris Christie Governor of New Jersey Christie Family Tree
  • Scott Philip Brown
    Scott P. Brown is a Republican who won the Massachusetts Senate Special Election for the Massachusetts Senate seat left vacant by the death of Ted Kennedy. Brown also holds the rank of Lieutenant Colon...
  • Buddy Roemer
    "Buddy" Roemer won the governorship without a majority vote, a point which somewhat weakened his administration.. Roemer led in the primary with 33 percent to Edwin Edwards' 28 percent. Edwards withd...

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Nominated Candidates

Democratic Presidential & Vice-Presidential Nominee

Republican Presidential & Vice-Presidential Nominee

Libertarian Presidential & Vice-Presidential Nominee

  • Gary Johnson, Former Governor of New Mexico
  • Jim Gray, retired state court judge, from California

Green Presidential & Vice-Presidential Nominee

  • Jill Stein, medical doctor from Massachusetts
  • Cheri Honkala, social organiser, from Pennsylvania

Withdrawn Candidates

Republican Presidential Candidates

  • Ron Paul, U.S. Representative from the state of Texas
  • Michele Bachmann, U.S. Representative from Minnesota
  • Herman Cain, Businessman, Politician & Media
  • Newt Gingrich, Former Speaker of the House
  • Jon Huntsman Jr., Former Governor of Utah, China expert and Ambassador to China.
  • Fred Karger, Political Consultant & Gay Rights Activist
  • Tim Pawlenty, Former Governor of Minnesota
  • Rick Perry, Current Governor of Texas
  • Rick Santorum, Former US Senator from Pennsylvania
  • Andy Martin
  • Thad McCotter, U.S. Representative from Michigan
  • Roy Moore, Former Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court
  • Jimmy McMillan, Rent Is Too Damn High Party
  • Buddy Roemer, Former Governor of Louisiana

Libertarian Presidential Candidates

  • Roger Gary, Former Chair of the Libertarian Party of Texas
  • Carl Person, New York attorney and founder of the Paralegal Institute
  • R. Lee Wrights, Libertarian Activist

Democratic Presidential Candidates

  • Randall Terry, Pro-life Activist

Independent Presidential Candidates

  • Robert Burck, 'Naked Cowboy'

Socialist Presidential Candidates

  • Stewart Alexander, Political Activist

Potential Candidates

Republican Presidential Candidates

  • Scott Brown, U.S. Senator from Massachusetts
  • Rudy Giuliani, Former Mayor of New York City
  • Lindsey Graham, U.S. Senator from South Carolina
  • Joe Scarborough, U.S. Representative from Florida
  • Allen West, U.S. Representative from Florida

Independent Presidential Candidates

  • Charlie Crist, Former Governor of Florida
  • Charles Harvey, Retired Middle Class American
  • Becky Rusher, Computer Technician

Libertarian Presidential Candidates

  • Wayne Allyn Root, Entrepreneur, author and political commentator

Declined Candidates

Republican Presidential Candidates

  • Haley Barbour, Current Governor of Mississippi
  • John Bolton, Former Ambassador to the United Nations
  • Jeb Bush, Former Governor of Florida
  • Chris Christie, Current Governor of New Jersey
  • Mitch Daniels, Current Governor of Indiana
  • Jim DeMint, U.S. Senator from South Carolina
  • Mike Huckabee, Former Governor of Arkansas
  • Bobby Jindal, Current Governor of Louisiana
  • Bob McDonnell, Current Governor of Virginia
  • Sarah Palin, Former Governor of Alaska
  • Mike Pence, U.S. Representative from Indiana
  • David Petraeus, Director of the Central Intelligence Agency
  • Marco Rubio, U.S. Senator-elect from Florida
  • John Thune, U.S. Senator from South Dakota
  • Donald Trump, Business Magnate

Independent Presidential Candidates