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2012 U.S. Federal Election

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  • Dr. Jill Stein
    Jill Ellen Stein (born May 14, 1950) is an American physician, activist, and politician. She has been described as the Green Party's presumptive nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 e...
  • Newt Gingrich, 58th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives
    Newton "Newt" Leroy Gingrich (born Newton Leroy McPherson on June 17, 1943) is an American politician and author, who served as the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 19...
  • Rick Perry, 47th Governor of Texas
    James Richard "Rick" Perry (born March 4, 1950) is an American Republican politician who served as the 47th Governor of Texas from 2000 to 2015. A Republican, he was elected Lieutenant Governor of Texa...
  • Jon Huntsman, 9th U.S. Ambassador to China
    Jon Huntsman co-chair of "No Labels" Jon Huntsman CNN interview by host Fareed Zakaria re China situation. 8/16/2015 -------------------------------------
  • Barack H. Obama, 44th President of the USA
    Barack Hussein Obama II born August 4, 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States Nickname: Barry Barack Obama served as the 44th President of the United States and is the first and only African Ameri...

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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Withdrawn Candidates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

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