Fred Thompson sure acts like a candidate, even if he officially still isn't one. The thompson camp has not officially added Fred to the list of candidates for the 2008 Presidential elections, but he is out on the campaign trial anyway.Source:WashingtonPost Republican presidential hopeful, former U.S. Sen. Fred Thompson, R-Tenn., shakes hands at the Iowa State Fair Friday, Aug. 17, 2007, in Des Moines, Iowa.Read Full Story
Fred Thompson is surging in the political polls, and he isn't even officially running for president yet.Giuliani still leads the Republican pack with 28% of the poll results. He is down 4 points from two weeks earlier. Fred Thompson is now in second at 19% of the poll, up 8 points in only 2 weeks. John McCain is hovering at 18% with little movement. Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney is fourth at 7%. Mitt dropped by the largest percentage in the last 2 weeks.McCain's campaign seems to...Read Full Story
Former Senator Fred Thompson ended his run for the presidency in late January 2008, after a disappointing third-place finish in South Carolina and before the big showdown state of Florida.