The GOP Presidential field expanded by three as Dr. Ben Carson, former HP executive Carly Fiorina and former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee all announced official 2016 GOP Presidential nomination campaigns.
As is the case in 2016, the campaign announcements were paired with campaign kickoff videos. Carson’s official announcement in fact came via you tube:
Fiorina made her announcement in an appearance on Good Morning America.
Fiorina, the first female contender for the GOP nomination, has emerged as a vocal critic of Hillary Clinton in recent months, criticizing her State Department record and family foundation’s acceptance of donations from foreign governments.
“She clearly is not trustworthy, about a whole set of things,” Fiorina said this morning. “She peddled a fiction about [Benghazi, Libya] for a month, she hasn’t been transparent about her server and her emails, and now we see now all of these foreign government donations to the Clinton Global Initiative.”
In addition, Fiorina released a campaign video:
Huckabee has been active on the campaign trail for a while but now he joins the list of announced candidates with a video: