Only one (non-U.S. Senator) presidential candidate has ended the bid to run for the U.S. Senate in the same cycle since 1972.
Over the last dozen cycles, more presidential candidates have ended their campaigns in September and October (13) than November and December (eight) with only four doing so in August.
Just two winning presidential candidates have never hit the 60 percent mark in a single state.
With Acosta’s forthcoming exit, Trump has tied Jimmy Carter and George H.W. Bush with eight exits by original department heads.
The 2016 cycle was the first in history in which no state saw its voters split its ticket for these two offices.
Just four out of 53 Democratic candidates since 1996 were sitting statewide officeholders in states last won by the GOP presidential nominee As one of…
Many primary challengers with less of a political resume than Weld have reached double-digits against sitting presidents over the last five decades.
Biden joins a handful of other major party candidates since 1972 who were undeterred after two failed White House bids.
Which news outlets are omitting long-shot Democratic hopefuls from their 2020 candidate profiles?
Four pairs of Democrats now have to defeat a candidate from their own state en route their party’s nomination.