Tags: 2016 Elections | carly | fiorina | suspends | campaign

Carly Fiorina Suspends Campaign

Image: Carly Fiorina Suspends Campaign

Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016 03:11 PM

Republican presidential candidate and former tech CEO Carly Fiorina formally suspended her campaign on Wednesday afternoon, just a few hours after New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie also dropped out of the presidential race following dismal results from New Hampshire. Fiorina wrote the following on Facebook:

 

This campaign was always about citizenship—taking back our country from a political class that only serves the big, the...

Posted by Carly Fiorina on Wednesday, February 10, 2016

A senior aide confirmed to Reuters on Wednesday that Christie would pull out, a day after the combative Republican's sixth-place finish in the New Hampshire primary raised doubts about his viability as a candidate. 

Trump's remaining opponents, most of them mainstream Republicans, will likely benefit from their departures, which leaves seven Republicans from a field that once had 17 candidates.

Christie had poured much of his campaign's resources into New Hampshire and had considered a good showing there critical. He won only around 7 percent of votes on Tuesday, despite a pugnacious performance at a Republican debate last weekend.

© 2016 Thomson/Reuters. All rights reserved.

1Like our page
2Share
Politics
Republican presidential candidate and former tech CEO Carly Fiorina wrote the following on Facebook: This campaign was always about citizenship-taking back our country from a political class that only serves the big, the... Posted by Carly Fiorina on Wednesday, February 10,...
carly, fiorina, suspends, campaign
Preview
Preview
197
2016-11-10
 

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved