The first candidate has announced for the 2012 Presidential Campaign. His name is Hugh Jidette and, although he is fictional, it is the hope of his creator (Peter J. Peterson Foundation) that he will have an impact on what you consider when you vote in 2012. Here's more from outside sources, the home of the campaign and the movement to reduce the debt, OweNo.com...
1. Fictional candidate focus of ads against US debt. [The Washington Post from AP]
2. "Hugh Jidette" and "OweNo.com" - insincere deficit-reduction rhetoric. [Red County]
3. Hugh Jidette For President. [HughJidette.com]
4. About OweNO. [OweNo.com]