Wednesday, May 2, 2012

A Likely Third-Party Candidate for 2012?


Gary E. Johnson, the former governor of New Mexico, ran for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination, offering a quirky style and a platform — legalization of marijuana! — that seemed out of sync with voters. But despite dropping out of the Republican race a week before the Iowa caucuses, Mr. Johnson has not given up his hopes of competing for the White House in November. [Read article at NY Times]