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Former Gov. George Pataki (credit: Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)

Former Governor George Pataki Won’t Enter 2012 Presidential Race

The former three-term governor has been considering a run for months and has been trying to build support in the important primary states of Iowa and New Hampshire.

08/26/2011

Gov. Chris Christie speaks in Hillsborough, NJ - Aug 3, 2011 (credit: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

Gov. Chris Christie Again Says He’s Not Running For President After Added Attention From Karl Rove

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is a darling of the Republican party. Rumors, questions and talk of him running for president just keep coming up.

08/18/2011

Jesse Ventura on Apr 4, 2011 and Donald Trump on Apr 5, 2011 (credit: Joe Corrigan/Getty Images, Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

Jesse Ventura Suggests Donald Trump Shave His Head

Jesse Ventura, the former Navy SEAL, professional wrestler, and governor of Minnesota is back with a new book and buzz of a 2012 national run.

04/11/2011

Gov. Chris Christie speaks at the Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - Feb 7, 2011 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Chris Christie Moves Further Away From A 2012 Presidential Run

In an interview Wednesday, Christie said he has no plans to start a federal political action committee, or PAC.

02/23/2011

The U.S. Capitol Building - Washington, DC - Jan 24, 2011 - Photo: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images

Obama Delivering State Of The Union Tonight

President Barack Obama is formally launching the era of divided government tonight with his State of the Union speech to Congress.

01/25/2011

Gov. Chris Christie holds a town hall meeting - Monmouth Junction, NJ - Oct 26, 2010 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Poll: Voters Like Christie As Gov, Not President

The Quinnipiac University Poll released Tuesday finds Christie’s job approval rating at 51 percent, but only 24 percent think he’d be good in the White House.

11/09/2010

Christie speaks on NBC's Meet the Press in Washington. (AP Photo/ NBC, William B. Plowman)

Christie Leaves Door Open To 2016 White House Run

Appearing on NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday, Christie ruled out a 2012 run for president or vice president. But he left room for a run four years later for higher office.

11/07/2010

Gov. Chris Christie holds a town hall meeting - Ewing, NJ - Oct 12, 2010 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Christie Keeps Denying Presidential Aspirations

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says there are two reasons he’s been campaigning around the country for fellow GOP members.

10/19/2010

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is seen in the Blue Room at City Hall - New York, NY - Oct 5, 2010 - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Is Mayor Bloomberg Reaching For Higher Office?

The mayor has been traveling around the country this election season endorsing candidates and backing issues, and there are more trips in prospect.

10/18/2010

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Group Protests Iranian President’s Visit To NYC

As Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad arrived in New York City for the United Nations General Assembly dozens of protesters demonstrated Sunday against his regime.

09/19/2010

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (file)

Christie Plans To Campaign For Candidate in Iowa

Despite denials that he is mounting a presidential campaign, Christie is headlining an event in West Des Moines to raise money for Terry Branstad, who is running for Iowa governor.

09/08/2010

Former President Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton Campaigns For S.I. Rep. McMahon

Rep. Mike McMahon is among a handful of House Democrats in New York believed to be vulnerable in November.

09/03/2010

President Obama (File Photo by Jeff Haynes/Getty Images)

President Obama Backs Ground Zero Mosque Plan

President Barack Obama has come out in favor of allowing a mosque to be built near ground zero.

08/13/2010

Chelsea Clinton married her longtime boyfriend Saturday night at an exclusive estate along New York's Hudson River.

The Big Day: Chelsea Clinton To Wed In Rhinebeck

The 30-year-old daughter of Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton was expected to wed her boyfriend, investment banker Marc Mezvinsky, at a ceremony Saturday evening with 400 to 500 guests.

CBS 2–07/31/2010

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