(The Spread) – Which nominee will represent the Republican Party in the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election?
Oddsmakers currently list Mitt Romney as a 4/7 favorite to be the Republican nominee in the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election. Rick Perry has the next best odds at 11/4 and then the odds change dramatically after that.
Herman Cain is 12/1 while Sarah Palin is 14/1 and Ron Paul is 16/1. Jon Hunstman is 20/1, Michele Bachmann is 33/1 and Newt Gingrich and Rudy Giuliani are the two long shots at 40/1.
When the opening odds were released for which candidate would be the U.S.’s next president, Barack Obama was a 4/7 favorite while Romney was 7/1 and Tim Pawlenty was 16/1. Palin was 22/1.
The United States presidential election of 2012 will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2012.
2012 US Presidential Election - Republican Nominee
Mitt Romney 4/7
Rick Perry 11/4
Herman Cain 12/1
Sarah Palin 14/1
Ron Paul 16/1
Jon Hunstman 20/1
Michele Bachmann 33/1
Newt Gingrich 40/1
Rudy Giuliani 40/1