Topics :: 2016 Elections

Seeking the Limelight, Biden Courts Key Dem Groups

Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
Caught in Hillary Rodham Clinton's perpetual shadow, Joe Biden is working to boost his political profile among key Democratic voting blocs, a move that could help the vice president fashion himself as a more liberal alternative in 2016.

GOP’s Midterm Strength Could Be Problem in 2016

By Nicholas Riccardi and Charles Babington | Sunday Jun 15, 2014
Republican strength in this year’s House and Senate races could, strangely enough, hurt the party’s presidential chances by stalling the changes in style and policy advocated after Mitt Romney’s defeat in the 2012 presidential campaign.

Clinton Has Plenty of Reasons to Run for President

By Philip Elliot and Laurie Kellman | Saturday Jun 14, 2014
She insists she hasn’t decided on a second bid for the presidency. But Hillary Rodham Clinton is laying out more reasons to run than not during her coast-to-coast book tour.

Christie Says He Can Beat Clinton

Friday Jun 13, 2014
Gov. Chris Christie appears confident in his presidential prospects despite the ongoing bridge scandal that has tarnished his national reputation.

2016 Campaign Checklist: Cuomo

By Michael Virtanen | Monday Jun 9, 2014
A look at New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s preparations for a potential 2016 presidential campaign.

Republicans at Conference Have Their Eyes on 2016

By Bill Barrow | Saturday May 31, 2014
Republicans are poised for successful midterm elections, but many of the party’s most conservative activists are looking ahead to something bigger.

Presidential Checklist: Preparations in Motion

By Calvin Woodward | Friday May 2, 2014
In the latest prep work for a presidential campaign, Rand Paul is conspicuously courting moderate and establishment Republicans while Ted Cruz keeps up a travel schedule that has 2016 written all over it.

2016 Campaign Checklist: Perry

By Will Weissert | Tuesday Apr 8, 2014
A look at Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s preparations for a potential 2016 presidential campaign.

Paul Ryan Keeping 2016 Options Open

Wednesday Feb 19, 2014
Rep. Paul Ryan, the most recent Republican nominee for vice president, said Tuesday he’s keeping his options open about a prospective run for president but won’t look at the 2016 contest in earnest until after Congress breaks for the year.

2016 Campaign Checklist: They’ve All Been So Busy

By Calvin Woodward | Monday Dec 30, 2013
A look at the politicians who may run for president in 2016.