2024 Presidential Election

A prominent person from the political polling community stated the following in mid-August: Neither Joe Biden nor Donald Trump will be on the general election ballot in November 2024.

On August 15, at 3:45 p.m. on CNN, New Hampshire Governor Republican Chris Sununu, having not seen the previous statement, said he was betting that neither Biden nor Trump would be on the final general election ballot. (WW)

The following people have indicated or been commonly named as someone thinking about or planning to run for president in 2024. This list is a result of the mining of a variety of lists published in the last few months.

For the Republican nomination: The following have announced their candidacies or are expected to announce their candidacies.

Donald Trump – Former President of the United States
Ron DeSantis – Governor of Florida
Nikki Haley – Former governor of South Carolina
Vivek Ramaswamy – Entrepreneur and author
Asa Hutchinson – Former Governor of Arkansas
Tim Scott – U.S. Senator from South Carolina
Chris Christie – Former Governor of New Jersey
Mike Pence – Former Vice President
Larry Elder – Conservative talk show host
Doug Burgum – Governor of North Dakota
Will Hurd – Former member of Congress/CIA

Republicans who have said they are not running in 2024:
Rick Scott – U.S. Senator
Josh Hawley – U.S. Senator
Tom Cotton – U.S. Senator
Larry Hogan – former Governor of Maryland
Mike Pompeo – Former Secretary of State
Chris Sununu – Governor of New Hampshire

Republicans who have started to campaign and then changed their minds.
Francis Suarez – Mayor of Miami

Trump has a strong lead among potential rivals. [8/29/23]

Donald Trump 52.7%
Ron DeSantis 14.5%
Mike Pence 5.0%
Nikki Haley 5.7%
Tim Scott 2.0 %
Chris Christie 2.8%
Vivek Ramaswamy 7.5%
Asa Hutchison 0.5%
Doug Bergum 0.3%
Will Hurd 0.3%
Larry Elder 0.0 %

For the Democratic nomination [8/26/23]:

Joe Biden – 65.8%
Michael Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. – 12.8 %
Marianne Williamson – 5.3%