With Both Palin and Christie Out, a Look at Who’s In — PICTURES

Oct. 4, 2011, 8:47 a.m.

As the Re­pub­lic­an primary pic­ture gradu­ally comes in­to fo­cus, some can­did­ates — and oth­ers who choose not to run — get left by the way­side. While the GOP searches for its cham­pi­on to run against Pres­id­ent Obama in 2012, we’re mon­it­or­ing every leg of the race. Wheth­er Re­pub­lic­ans are hint­ing at their am­bi­tions, form­ing ex­plor­at­ory com­mit­tees, or form­ally launch­ing cam­paigns, we’ll post it all here as it hap­pens.