Meet the 2012 Republican Presidential Hopefuls — PICTURES

Nov. 9, 2011, 6:51 a.m.

With the Re­pub­lic­an primary con­tenders largely set, some can­did­ates — and oth­ers who choose not to run — were left by the way­side. In this gal­lery, we take a look at the hope­fuls who said no and the re­main­ing GOP tick­et hope­fuls.