Many Republican activists, citing Congress’ deep unpopularity, say they want a governor to be their next presidential nominee.
Governors get things done. That’s the message from state leaders who are considering a White House run as Washington slips deeper into political paralysis.
National discourse regarding the 2016 presidential campaign of former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has already begun – despite the fact that she has not yet formally announced her plans to run for the office a second time. In regards to her potential pursuit of the presidency, the question is: which policy issues and themes could play recurring roles in her campaign, and in discussions of it?
His latest legislative achievements put him in the vanguard of his party’s liberal base. He’s been a top fundraiser for President Barack Obama. And he’s ramping up his travel to help fellow Democrats around the country.
Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky says he is considering a presidential campaign in 2016 but will not make a decision before next year.