Presidential Run

Scott Walker Takes Another Step Toward Presidential RunStepping closer to an all-but-inevitable White House bid, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has created a "testing the waters" committee that allows him to raise money for a presidential campaign.
Pawlenty Denies Any Interest In VP Job At this time last year, Tim Pawlenty was gearing up to officially launch his White House race. Now the former two-term Minnesota governor is more of a bystander.
Michele Bachmann Book Called `Core Of Conviction'U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann's memoir now has a title: "Core of Conviction." The GOP presidential contender's book was announced last month. It's coming out Nov. 21.
Tim Pawlenty Aims For Strong Showing In IowaRepublican presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty has been reading his own political obituary for weeks. But he's still alive as he campaigns across Iowa.
Aide: Bachmann Up For Rigor Of Race, White HouseAn aide to Republican Michele Bachmann says the Minnesota Republican can withstand the rigors of a campaign and the stress of serving as president.
Pawlenty Blasts Bachmann's 'Nonexistent' RecordRepublican presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty says 2012 rival Michele Bachmann has a "nonexistent" record of accomplishment during her three terms in Congress.
Reality Check: Shutdown Is Part Of Pawlenty's CampaignFormer Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty inserted himself into the 2011 shutdown debate twice in the last six days.
Pawlenty Chides Top Adviser Over Bachmann CommentRepublican presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty says a top campaign adviser was wrong to suggest GOP rival Michele Bachmann's popularity was due partly to her "sex appeal."
Pawlenty Names Huckabee Daughter As Top Iowa AideRepublican presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty is naming the daughter of 2008 Iowa caucus winner Mike Huckabee to help lift his own effort ahead of a key test of strength in Iowa.
GOP's Bachmann Rallies Tea Party Members In IowaRepublican candidate Michele Bachmann spent Saturday shaking hands in Iowa diners and strolling through bustling farmers market as she tried to capitalize on her early popularity in the state that kicks off the presidential campaign season.
Iowa Bus Rush Is On For GOP's BachmannRepublican Michele Bachmann will close out her opening-week presidential campaign swing with a three-day bus tour of Iowa that includes six planned stops.
Bachmann Sticks With June Deadline On Possible RunThe tea party favorite says she thought about moving up her decision after former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee announced last week that he's not seeking for the 2012 Republican nomination.