Who campaigned for President 2020?

Joe Biden 2020 presidential campaign
Joe Biden for President 2020
Candidate Joe Biden 47th Vice President of the United States (2009–2017) U.S. Senator from Delaware (1973–2009) Kamala Harris U.S. Senator from California (2017–2021) 32nd Attorney General of California (2011–2017)
Affiliation Democratic Party

What happened to Bloomberg running for President?

Post campaign

Bloomberg suspended his campaign on March 4, 2020, and he endorsed the Joe Biden 2020 presidential campaign. On March 20 he announced that he would transfer $18 million to the Democratic National Committee (DNC).

Has a candidate ever died while running for president?

On November 29, 1872, after the popular vote was counted, but before the Electoral College cast its votes, Greeley died. … The Election of 1872 also remains the only instance in U.S. history in which a major presidential candidate died during the election process.

Who dropped out of the 2008 election?

Senator Barack Obama

Obama formally announced his candidacy on February 10, 2007. On June 7, 2008, Obama became the Democratic presumptive presidential nominee when Clinton dropped out of the race.

Who was the billionaire that ran for president?

Perot ran for president again in 1996, establishing the Reform Party as a vehicle for his campaign. He won 8.4 percent of the popular vote against President Clinton and Republican nominee Bob Dole.
Ross Perot
Military career
Allegiance United States
Service/branch United States Navy
Years of service 1953–1957

What is Donald Trump’s net worth?

2.5 billion USD (2022)
Donald Trump/Net worth
Donald Trump’s real net worth? $2.5 billion, according to our most recent tally, conducted in September 2021.

Who was president 2008 2009?

Candidate
2008 Democratic Party ticket
Barack Obama Joe Biden
for President for Vice President
U.S. senator from Illinois (2005–2008) U.S. senator from Delaware (1973–2009)
Campaign

Who went against Obama?

2012 United States presidential election
Nominee Barack Obama Mitt Romney
Party Democratic Republican
Home state Illinois Massachusetts
Running mate Joe Biden Paul Ryan
Electoral vote 332 206

Who was president summer of 2008?

John McCain 2008 presidential campaign
John McCain for President 2008
Campaign 2008 Republican primaries 2008 U.S. presidential election
Candidate John McCain U.S. Senator from Arizona (1987–2018) Sarah Palin 9th Governor of Alaska (2006–2009)
Affiliation Republican Party

Who Lost Obama in 2004?

United States Senate election (2004)
Party Candidate %
Democratic Barack Obama 52.77%
Democratic Dan Hynes 23.71%
Democratic Blair Hull 10.82%
Democratic Maria Pappas 6.03%

Where did Obama grow up?

Barack Obama spent most of his childhood years in Honolulu, where his mother attended the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Obama started a close relationship with his maternal grandparents. In 1965, his mother remarried to Lolo Soetoro from Indonesia.

How old is Obama today?

60 years (August 4, 1961)
Barack Obama/Age

Who opposed Obama in 2012?

Along with his running mate, Vice President Joe Biden, Barack Obama was opposed in the general election by former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, along with various minor candidates from other parties. The election took place on Tuesday, November 6, 2012.

Who ran with John Kerry?

On the morning of July 6, 2004, Kerry announced the selection of John Edwards as his running mate.

Who did George Bush Jr run against?

Bush, a Republican from Texas, took office following a narrow victory over Democratic incumbent vice president Al Gore in the 2000 presidential election. Four years later, in the 2004 presidential election, he defeated Democrat nominee John Kerry to win re-election.

Who Ran for President 2004?

2004 United States presidential election
Nominee George W. Bush John Kerry
Party Republican Democratic
Home state Texas Massachusetts
Running mate Dick Cheney John Edwards
Electoral vote 286 251

Who did Obama defeat in 2008?

On November 4, 2008, Obama defeated the Republican nominee, Senator John McCain of Arizona, making him the President-elect and the first African American elected President.

Who did Barack Obama run against in 2016?

Four years later, in the 2012 presidential election, he defeated Republican nominee Mitt Romney to win re-election. Obama was succeeded by Republican Donald Trump, who won the 2016 presidential election.

Who ran for president in 1996?

1996 United States presidential election
Nominee Bill Clinton Bob Dole
Party Democratic Republican
Home state Arkansas Kansas
Running mate Al Gore Jack Kemp
Electoral vote 379 159

Who Ran for president 2000?

2000 United States presidential election
Nominee George W. Bush Al Gore
Party Republican Democratic
Home state Texas Tennessee
Running mate Dick Cheney Joe Lieberman
Electoral vote 271 266

Who ran for president in 2006?

The next year, Bush won reelection over Democratic nominee Senator John Kerry with less than 51% of the popular vote and 286 electoral votes (only 16 votes ahead of the 270 votes needed), the smallest winning margin for an incumbent president since Woodrow Wilson in the 1916 election.