Donald Trump has taken over all social media platforms and news reports with his controversial and ambiguous comments during his presidential campaign. With Trump being “the face” of the 2016 Presidential Election many other candidates are left unnoticed.
Jeb Bush, Ben Carson, Chris Christie, Ted Cruz, Carly Fiorina, Jim Gilmore, Lindsey Graham, Mike Huckabee, Bobby Jindal, John Kasich, George Pataki, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio, Rick Santorum, Donald Trump and Scott Walker
Bernie Sanders, Lincoln Chafee, Hillary Clinton, Lawrence Lessig, Martin O’Malley and Jim Webb
Ben Carson is a Republican candidate who has never held elective office. Before Carson’s involvement in politics he was a neurosurgeon and he received attention for his comments on politics at the National Prayer Breakfast in 2013.
Hillary Clinton is a Democratic candidate and is the first lady to former president of the United States, Bill Clinton. Clinton became New York’s first woman in Senate in 2001 and she was re-elected in 2006. In 2008 she ran for Democratic Presidential Primaries, but lost to Barack Obama. Clinton in the the frontrunner for the Democratic party.
Bernie Sanders is a candidate for the Democratic party and he was elected into the U.S. Senate in 2006, making him the longest-serving independent in U.S. congressional history. Due to Sander’s support with Universal Health Care, his promise help middle and lower classes, and his favor of free or low cost Universities he is the alternative frontrunner for the Democratic Party.
Chris Christie is a candidate for the Republican Party. Christie won his first election in 1994 in the Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders. He was appointed as the U.S. attorney for the District of New Jersey in 2002 and he was re-elected in 2013. He declared he was running for president on June 30, 2015.