Meet the Presidential Candidates

How does your vote count in a caucus?

How does your vote count in a caucus?

Courtesy: Randall Hill/Reuters by Rachel Lamb, senior editor The Iowa caucus was last week, and it brought lots of drama, success, and failure.  And with all the talk, and jokes about the Iowa caucus, what the heck even is a caucus and why...

 

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Ted Cruz

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Ted Cruz

From The Slate Rafael Edward “Ted” Cruz is the junior U.S. Senator from Texas, and has recently surged in popularity to become second in national polls, with 20.7%. Though Senator John McCain has called him “Wacko Bird” and...

 

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Chris Christie

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Chris Christie

Photo from the NY Daily News Chris Christie is the 55th governor of New Jersey, and is currently tied with Jeb Bush at 4.2% in national polls. On June 30, 2015, Christie announced his candidacy for the 2016 Republican nominee for president,...

 

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Rand Paul

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Rand Paul

Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call Senator Randal Howard “Rand” Paul, M.D is a self-described “constitutional conservative,” yet is usually labeled by the media as a Libertarian running under the GOP. Paul has been a practicing...

 

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Mike Huckabee

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Mike Huckabee

from pbs.com Former governor of Arkansas, Christian minister, author, and commentator Mike Huckabee announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination in Hope, Arkansas on May 5, 2015. Huckabee also ran for president in 2008, when he won...

 

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Marco Rubio

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Marco Rubio

From cnn.com A youthful, charismatic speaker, junior Senator Marco Rubio of Florida announced his candidacy on April 13, 2015 with the daring claim that he alone is best equipped to lead the United States into a “New American Century.”...

 

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Jeb Bush

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Jeb Bush

Photo from abcnews.com The younger brother of George W. Bush and second son of George H.W. Bush, Jeb Bush announced his presidential candidacy on June 15, 2015. Initially considered the most likely to receive the Republican nomination, Bush...

 

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Martin O’Malley

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Martin O’Malley

Jim Mone/AP. When he’s not campaigning for the presidential election, you might find upbeat Maryland mayor Martin O’Malley practicing with his Irish folk-rock band. Never heard of him? O’Malley’s been there before. In...

 

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Bernie Sanders

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Bernie Sanders

From Darren McCollester/Getty Images) When Bernie Sanders first announced his run for president, the self-proclaimed democratic socialist, white haired man, with a heavy New York accent was considered a major long-shot.  Yet as he gained devoted...

 

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Carly Fiorina

Meet the 2016 Presidential Candidates: Carly Fiorina

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – MAY 13: Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina speaks during the welcome reception at the Republican National Committee Spring meeting May 13, 2015 at The Phoenician in Scottsdale, Arizona. Fiorina, a former CEO...