Who won the 2012 presidential debate?

Who won the 2012 presidential debate?

A CNN poll of debate watchers found that 48% of respondents called Obama the winner, 40% called Romney the winner, and 12% had no opinion or thought they tied; CNN noted that the debate audience polled was about five percentage points more Republican than the general population.

Who was on the presidential ticket in 2012?

Incumbent Democratic President Barack Obama and his running mate, incumbent Vice President Joe Biden, were re-elected to a second term. They defeated the Republican ticket of businessman and former Governor Mitt Romney of Massachusetts and Representative Paul Ryan of Wisconsin.

Who won the 2008 presidential debates?

Initial CNN polling reported Obama won the debate overall by a margin of 51–38. A CBS poll of uncommitted voters shows Obama winning 39–24, with 37% of voters undecided.

How many presidential debates are there in 2016?

Over the combined six hours of debate time at the three presidential debates and one vice presidential debate, the issues most raised in moderators’ questions were the Syrian civil war (six questions) and terrorism (four questions).

Who ran against Obama the first time?

2008 United States presidential election

Party Candidate %
Democratic Barack Obama / Joe Biden 52.93%
Republican John McCain / Sarah Palin 45.65%
Independent Ralph Nader / Matt Gonzalez 0.56%
Libertarian Bob Barr / Wayne Allyn Root 0.40%

Who was president before Obama?


President Previous 4
41 George H. W. Bush Foreign service
42 Bill Clinton
43 George W. Bush
44 Barack Obama

Who ran for president in 1996?

1996 United States presidential election

Nominee Bill Clinton Bob Dole
Party Democratic Republican
Home state Arkansas Kansas
Running mate Al Gore Jack Kemp
Electoral vote 379 159

Who Ran for President 2004?

2004 United States presidential election

Nominee George W. Bush John Kerry
Party Republican Democratic
Home state Texas Massachusetts
Running mate Dick Cheney John Edwards
Electoral vote 286 251

Who won the 2004 US presidential election?

Republican incumbent President George W. Bush was re-elected, defeating Democratic Senator John Kerry from Massachusetts.

Who opposed Obama in 2012?

Along with his running mate, Vice President Joe Biden, Barack Obama was opposed in the general election by former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, along with various minor candidates from other parties. The election took place on Tuesday, November 6, 2012.

Who was Ken Bone?

Ken Bone (born 1958) is an American basketball coach. Ken Bone or Ken Bones may also refer to: Ken Bone (political activist), (born 1982), questioner at the second United States presidential debate, 2016.

Who Ran for President 2008?

2008 United States presidential election

Nominee Barack Obama John McCain
Party Democratic Republican
Home state Illinois Arizona
Running mate Joe Biden Sarah Palin
Electoral vote 365 173