Jim Gilmore 2016 presidential campaign

The 2016 presidential campaign of Jim Gilmore, the 68th Governor of Virginia, was filed with the FEC on July 29, 2015.[1] He made an official launch of his campaign on July 30, 2015. It was headquartered in Henrico, Virginia. He withdrew on February 12, 2016 due to poor polling numbers.[2]

Gilmore for America
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CampaignU.S. presidential election, 2016
CandidateJim Gilmore
Governor of Virginia
AffiliationRepublican Party
StatusAnnounced: July 30, 2015
Suspended: February 12, 2016
HeadquartersPO Box 29322
Henrico, Virginia


  1. Beckel, Michael (29 July 2015). "And the GOP presidential field grows to 17 as former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore files official 2016 paperwork w/ FECpic.twitter.com/8v9dCO2stq".
  2. "Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore Suspends Presidential Campaign". NBC News.com. Retrieved February 13, 2016.