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Cain dishes on GOP during Fargo visit

March 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain visited The Forum’s Editorial Board late Friday morning. He’s in Fargo and Bismarck today to stump for Republican U.S. Senate candidate Duane Sand, who is skipping this weekend’s North Dakota Republican Convention in Bismarck and will instead run in the June 12 primary against presumed party-endorsed candidate Rep. Rick Berg, who is seeking a move to the U.S. Senate. Continue Reading

Former presidential hopeful Cain stumping for Sand in Fargo, Bismarck

March 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Former Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain is visiting North Dakota on behalf of U.S. Senate candidate Duane Sand. Cain was scheduled to begin his tour in Fargo on Friday morning and travel to Bismarck later in the day to meet with delegates at the state Republican convention. Continue Reading

Bachmann: Former Cain backers moving her way

December 4, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

GOP presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann says many people who had supported Herman Cain in the race are getting behind her candidacy. Continue Reading

Herman Cain suspending presidential campaign

December 3, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Herman Cain suspending presidential campaign. Check back for updates on this breaking news story. Continue Reading

In or out? Cain to announce decision on presidential candidacy today

December 3, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain is keeping supporters in suspense ahead of his expected announcement today about whether he will quit the race in after a string of sexual harassment allegations and a claim of an extramarital affair. The Georgia businessman planned to announce his decision at what was supposed to be a festive opening of a new headquarters in Atlanta. The space was rented when Cain sat surprisingly atop the GOP pack. Continue Reading

Herman Cain plans Saturday annoucement on future of his campaign

December 2, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

His campaign all but over, Herman Cain said today he would make an announcement Saturday in Atlanta about the future of his White House bid. Cain, in a speech to supporters in South Carolina, didn’t disclose whether he would drop out of the race for the GOP nomination after this week’s allegation that he had a 13-year-long extramarital affair. He told supporters simply to stay tuned. Continue Reading

Cain’s meeting with wife, who he hasn’t seen since affair allegations broke, may be key to future of presidential bid

December 1, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Herman Cain, facing a woman’s allegation of a 13-year extramarital affair, says a heavy emotional toll on his family particularly his wife, Gloria, who he has not seen since the charge surfaced could force him to call it quits. The shift comes as a growing chorus of would-be allies suggests he is no longer a viable presidential contender and Cain himself says fundraising has suffered. Continue Reading

Despite drama, Cain carries on 2012 presidential bid

November 30, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

His campaign rocked anew, a feisty Herman Cain claimed a “groundswell of positive support” from backers today and accused critics of trying to derail his White House bid as he worked to stem the fallout from allegations of a 13-year extramarital affair. Continue Reading

Accuser: ‘Very casual affair’ with Cain ‘on and off’ for at least 13 years

November 30, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

An Atlanta businesswoman who has asserted she had a longstanding affair with Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain stood by her story today despite his denial, saying she was not proud to admit it.
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Cain tells aides he is reassessing his campaign

November 29, 2011 in The Daily Republic

ATLANTA (AP) Herman Cain told aides Tuesday he is assessing whether the latest allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior against him “create too much of a cloud” for his Republican presidential candidacy to go forward. Continue Reading