Who were president candidates in 2012?
Incumbent Democratic President Barack Obama and his running mate, incumbent Vice President Joe Biden, were re-elected to a second term. They defeated the Republican ticket of businessman and former Governor Mitt Romney of Massachusetts and Representative Paul Ryan of Wisconsin.
Who ran for president on the Republican Party in 2012?
Romney was officially announced as the 2012 Republican presidential nominee on August 28, 2012. He was defeated by incumbent President Barack Obama in the general election on November 6, 2012.
Who were the candidates in 2008?
The Democratic ticket of Barack Obama, the junior Senator from Illinois, and Joe Biden, the senior Senator from Delaware, defeated the Republican ticket of John McCain, the senior Senator from Arizona, and Sarah Palin, the Governor of Alaska.
Who were the candidates for president in 2016?
2016 United States presidential election
|Nominee||Donald Trump||Hillary Clinton|
|Home state||New York||New York|
|Running mate||Mike Pence||Tim Kaine|
Who did Trump run against the Republican nomination?
On July 19, 2016, Trump and his running mate, Indiana Governor Mike Pence, were officially nominated as the Republican presidential and vice presidential candidates at the Republican National Convention.
Who ran for vice President in 2016?
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, the 2016 Democratic nominee for President of the United States, chose Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia as her running mate. The formal nomination took place at the 2016 Democratic National Convention.
What did Bernie run in 2016?
Bernie Sanders 2016 presidential campaign
|Bernie Sanders for President|
|Campaign||2016 United States presidential election|
|Candidate||Bernie Sanders U.S. Senator from Vermont (2007–present)|
|Affiliation||Democratic Party (previously served as an Independent in Senate)|