GOVERNOR WILLIAM BLAINE “BILL” RICHARDSON III
“Take Back America”
Born: November15, 197 (age 59), Pasadena, California
Residence: Chicago, Illinois
Spouse: Barbara Flavin Richardson
Education: Tufts University, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
Profession: Diplomat, Politician
Books: Between Worlds: The Making of an American Life
Religion: Roman Catholic
Political offices: US Representative from the New Mexico’s 3rd congressional district (1983–1997); US Ambassador to the United Nations (1997–1998); US Secretary of Energy (1998–2001); Governor of New Mexico (2003 - present)
JANUARY 3, 2008 IOWA With 45 pledged and 12 unpledged, Gov Richardson came in fourth winning 53 “delegate” votes or 2.1%.
JANUARY 8, 2008 NEW HAMPSHIRE With 22 pledged and 8 unpledged, Gov Richardson came in fourth with 13,249 votes or 4.6%.
JANUARY 8, 2008 Gov Richardson withdraws. He has yet to endorse any other candidates.