2020 Presidential Candidates.
- The following 23 elected officials and notable public figures—19 Democrats and four Republicans—have filed to run for president with the Federal Election Commission or announced exploratory committees.
Michael Bennet (D), a U.S. senator from Colorado, OUT as 02/11
- Joe Biden (D), a former vice president of the United States, announced that he was running for president on April 25, 2019.
Cory Booker (D), a U.S. senator from New Jersey, OUT as 01/13
Steve Bullock (D), the governor of Montana, OUT as 12/01
Pete Buttigieg (D), the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, OUT as 03/01
Julián Castro (D), a former U.S. secretary of housing and urban development and San Antonio mayor, OUT as 01/02
John Delaney (D), a former U.S. representative from Maryland, OUT as 01/31
- Tulsi Gabbard (D), a U.S. representative from Hawaii, announced that she had decided to run for president on January 11, 2019.
Kamala Harris (D), a U.S. senator from California, OUT as 12/03
Amy Klobuchar (D), a U.S. senator from Minnesota, OUT as 03/02
Beto O'Rourke (D), former U.S. representative from Texas, OUT as 11/01
Tim Ryan (D), a U.S. representative from Ohio, OUT as 10/24
Bernie Sanders (I), a U.S. senator from Vermont.
Joe Sestak (D), a former U.S. representative from Pennsylvania, OUT as 12/01
Tom Steyer (D), founder of Farallon Capital Management, OUT as 03/01
- President Donald Trump (R) filed to run for re-election in 2020 on January 20, 2017.
Joe Walsh (R), a former U.S. representative from Illinois, OUT as 02/07
Elizabeth Warren (D), U.S. senator from Massachusetts, OUT as 03/05
Marianne Williamson (D), an author and lecturer, OUT as 01/10
Andrew Yang (D), an entrepreneur and author from New York, OUT as 02/11