Presidential Race

Gov. Chris Christie in Belmar on Friday, May 29. (Credit: CBS2)

Christie: Reversal On Common Core Had Nothing To Do With Political Ambitions

The Common Core controversy in New Jersey has now taken on a political tone.


Donald Trump, chairman and president of the Trump Organization and the founder of Trump Entertainment Resorts, speaks at a National Press Club Newsmaker Luncheon in Washington, DC, on May 27, 2014. (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Donald Trump To Launch Presidential Exploratory Committee

Donald Trump announced plans Wednesday to form a presidential exploratory committee.


Gov. Chris Christie

Christie On ‘CBS Sunday Morning:’ ‘What I Am Is A Fighter’

In a wide-ranging interview on “CBS Sunday Morning,” New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie characterized himself as a “fighter,” who is “willing to mix it up to defend his or her point of view.”


Connecticut State Capitol - Hartford, CT - File / Photo: Connecticut General Assembly and the League of Women Voters of Connecticut Education Fund, Inc.

CBS News: Obama Wins In Connecticut

CBS News has projected that President Barack Obama has won the state of Connecticut.


Gov. Chris Christie endorses Mitt Romney for President - Lebanon, NH - Oct 11, 2011 (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Heads To Iowa To Campaign For Mitt Romney

The Romney campaign says Christie will head to Des Moines, Cedar Rapids, and Dubuque on Friday to meet with voters.


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.


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

Spokesman: Former New York Gov. George Pataki May Enter 2012 Presidential Race

Pataki is a moderate, and would join a field led by fierce conservatives like Michele Bachmann and Rick Perry.


Donald Trump (credit: Gary Coronado/Palm Beach Post/AP)

New Yorkers Blast Donald Trump For ‘Birther’ Campaign

New Yorkers are dumping on “The Donald” for his aggressive campaign raising about whether President Barack Obama was born in the United States.


Wyclef Jean (file photo)

Wyclef For President? Rapper Looks To Run In Haiti

Musician Wyclef Jean has a new title: Presidential candidate.