Our Presidential Election
This year our country, the United States is picking a new President. We have two candidates for president. A candidate is someone who is running for a political office like president. The two candidates running for President are
Senator Barrack Obama
The election will take place on November 4th 2008. Barrack Obama is the Democractic candidate. Democratic is the party or group of people who support him and want him to win the election.
John McCain is the Republican candidate. John McCain is part of the republican party. Republican refers to the the party or group of people that support him for president.
Senator Joe Biden as his vice-president.
John McCain has chosen
Governor Sarah Palin as his vice-president.
So basically there are two teams running for the White House
John McCain and Sarah Palin
Barrack Obama and Joe Biden