Who was 2012 presidential candidates?

Who was 2012 presidential candidates?

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 were the Democratic candidates 2012?

2012 Democratic Party presidential candidates

Candidate Barack Obama John Wolfe, Jr.
Party Democratic Democratic
Home state Illinois Tennessee
States carried 50+DC 0
Popular vote 7,376,659 116,639

Who was the first woman to run for president?

Woodhull was politically active in the early 1870s when she was nominated as the first woman candidate for the United States presidency.

Who was elected president in 2014?

The 2014 United States elections were held on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, in the middle of Democratic President Barack Obama’s second term. Republicans retained control of the House of Representatives and won control of the Senate.

Who ran against Romney?


Party Candidate %
Democratic Ted Kennedy (incumbent) 58.07%
Republican Mitt Romney 41.01%
Libertarian LauraLeigh Dozier 0.66%
LaRouche for President William A. Ferguson Jr. 0.22%

Can a two term President ever run again?

The amendment prohibits anyone who has been elected president twice from being elected again. Under the amendment, someone who fills an unexpired presidential term lasting more than two years is also prohibited from being elected president more than once.

Who was the first President born in a hospital?

Jimmy Carter
Jimmy Carter was born at the Lillian G. Carter Nursing Center, the first president born in a hospital. Visitors can see the public housing where Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter lived for a year.