Who’s Running in 2016?

Trying to find out who is running for President in 2016? Then you came to the right place. There are a host of Republican and Democratic candidates hoping to win the White House in 2016. Here is a list which we try to update as each candidate’s status changes.

GOP Republican Party

Rand PaulUS Senator from KentuckyLikely
Ted CruzUS Senator from TexasLikely
Bobby JindalGovernor of LouisianaLikely
Chris ChristieGovernor of New JerseyLikely
Jeb BushFormer Governor of FloridaLikely
Marco RubioUS Senator from FloridaLikely
Rick SantorumFormer US Senator from PennsylvanniaLikely
Mike HuckabeeFormer Governor of ArkansasLikely
Ben CarsonFormer director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins HospitalLikely
Sarah PalinFormer Governor of Alaska, Former Vice Presidential CandidatePossible
Steve KingUS Representative from Iowa's 4th CDPossible
Paul RyanUS Representative from Wisconsin's 1st CDPossible
Rick PerryGovernor of TexasPossible
Scott WalkerGovernor of WisconsinPossible
Peter KingUS Representative from New York's 2nd CDPossible
Michele BachmannFormer US Representative from Minnesota's 6th CDPossible

democratic-party-logo-the-donkey-picture[1] Democratic Party

Hillary ClintonFormer First-Lady of the United States, former US Senator from New York, former US Secretary of StateLikely
Andrew CuomoGovernor of New YorkPossible
Howard DeanFormer Governor of VermontPossible
Joe BidenFormer US Senator from Delaware, current Vice President of the United StatesPossible
Mark WarnerUS Senator from VirginiaPossible
Martin O'MalleyGovernor of MarylandPossible
Jim WebbFormer US Senator from VirginiaPossible
Elizabeth WarrenUS Senator from MassachusettsNot Running
Deval PatrickGovernor of MassachusettsNot Running
Jerry BrownGovernor of CaliforniaNot Running


Jesse Ventura-Former Minnesota GovernorPossible
Gary JohnsonLibertarianFormer New Mexico GovernorPossible