2016 presidential race

Rick Perry First to Exit 2016 Republican Presidential RaceFormer Texas Gov. Rick Perry is dropping out of the race for president, ending his second bid for the Republican nomination and becoming the first major candidate of the 2016 campaign to give up on the White House.
Everybody Into The Pool! Why is The 2016 GOP Field so Big?After all the candidate announcements, after all the speculation about who'd go first and who's yet to jump in, one question remains in this summer BEFORE the election year: Why are so many Republicans running for president?
Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to Run For PresidentFormer Virginia Sen. Jim Webb is running for president, joining a field of Democrats challenging Hillary Rodham Clinton for the nomination.
Jeb Bush Says Clinton Was 'Complete Failure' As Secretary Of StateNewly declared Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush is fast out of the gate when it comes to criticizing Hillary Rodham Clinton, the Democratic front-runner.
After So Many Hints, Jeb Bush is in the Race for PresidentFormer Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will run for president in 2016, according to several senior aides, who confirmed Thursday that the Republican would formally announce his widely expected decision in Miami later this month.
Rick Perry Announces 2016 Bid, a Re-Do from 2012Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry opened his second bid for the Republican presidential nomination Thursday, pledging to "end an era of failed leadership" and hoping this campaign will go better than his last one.
Pastors Holding Major Sway In 2016 Presidential RaceCary Gordon isn't a political operative, a top dollar donor or an elected official. But that hasn't stopped Jeb Bush's team from already reaching out as the 2016 Republican presidential campaign revs up in Iowa.
Kentucky Bill Would Let Rand Paul Run For 2 Offices At The Same TimeRepublican lawmaker from Kentucky wants to clarify state law which prevents someone from running for multiple political offices.
Schumer Gives Hillary Clinton an Early Endorsement Hillary Rodham Clinton says she isn't in a hurry to make a decision about running for president again. Her former Senate colleague, Sen. Chuck Schumer of New York, isn't waiting for her to make up her mind.
Clinton: 'Pragmatic and Realistic' About 2016 Hillary Rodham Clinton says in an interview with New York Magazine that she is wrestling with running for president again but remains "pragmatic and realistic" as she considers a potential White House campaign in 2016.
White House Prospects Mix at Governor's MeetingHealth care, budgets and education topped the official agenda for governors at their annual summer summit.
GOP Continues Benghazi Probe, 2016 Elections Possibly At StakeHouse Republicans insist the Obama administration is covering up information about last year's deadly assault on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, rejecting administration assurances to the contrary and stoking a controversy with implications for the 2016 presidential race.