Tag: Elections 2016

Rick Santorum Is Running For President [VIDEO]

Former senator Rick Santorum will once again seek the Republican presidential nomination, ABC News and the Associated Press reported Wednesday. The former senator and House member is set to announce his candidacy at an event in Butler County, Pa., near his boyhood home, later today.

Bernie Sanders Launches Presidential Campaign [FULL SPEECH VIDEO]

Senator Bernie Sanders began his 2016 presidential campaign Tuesday, holding his launch event in his hometown of Burlington, Vermont. Sanders heralded the event as the beginning of “a political revolution” and a transformation of the country economically, politically, socially and environmentally.

Graham: ‘I’m running’ to be ‘best commander-in-chief’ [VIDEO]

Sen. Lindsey Graham all but confirmed Monday that he will run for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.In an interview on β€œCBS This Morning,” Graham said he’d make the official announcement June 1 in his hometown of Central, South Carolina. But he also used the phrase β€œI’m running,” explaining that he believes he would make the…

Mike Huckabee joins Republican presidential race [VIDEO]

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, who excited evangelical voters in his first presidential race in 2008 and retains much of their good will, announced on Tuesday that he will again seek the Republican nomination, despite a crowded field of rivals for his natural base in the party.

Ben Carson & Carly Fiorina Announce 2016 Presidential Bids [VIDEO]

The Republican Party has no shortage of presidential candidates! On Monday, former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina announced her candidacy. She’s not the only one, thoughβ€”Dr. Ben Carson, a retired neurosurgeon, confirmed that he will be announcing his candidacy this morning at a rally in Detroit. In addition to Fiorina and Carson, Senators Ted Cruz, Rand…

Sen. Marco Rubio Announces Presidential 2016 Campaign [VIDEO]

Marco Rubio declared “yesterday is over” and pledged to lead the country into a “new American Century” of prosperity when he began his presidential run in Miami on Monday. Thank you. After months of deliberation and prayer about the future of our country, I have come here tonight to make an announcement on how I…

Romney Considering 2016 Run [VIDEO]

Mitt Romney announced to a group of donors that he’s considering entering the 2016 presidential race. Romney met with top GOP donors in Manhattan on Friday, where he told them that unrest overseas and the nation’s economic health are two factors that have made him consider a bid. He reportedly said that the decision was…

Rick Santorum says he’s in for 2016 [VIDEO]

Rick Santorum is making a return to the presidential campaign trail, spelling out part of his 2016 strategy in an interview with the Washington Post. And yes, the sweater vests will be back. The former senator from Pennsylvania isn’t getting as much attention as other potential 2016 Republicans, but Santorum is already talking as if…

Ted Cruz Wins Unofficial Straw Poll To Be 2016 GOP Nominee

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas on Saturday won an unofficial straw poll to be the 2016 GOP presidential nominee at the Penobscot County Republican caucus at Husson University. Administered by the Maine Republican Liberty Caucus, caucus attendees paid $1 for a ballot that listed 20 potential GOP presidential candidates’ names plus room for write-ins,…