Republicans out of the race for president
Rudy Giuliani, former mayor of New York CityGiuliani told a gathering of Long Island business executives on Oct. 11 that it's too late for him to join the field of Republican candidates competing to challenge President Obama.
As of May 2011, Americas mayor was considering another shot at becoming Americas president, said Wayne Semprini, Giulianis 2008 New Hampshire state chairman.
The former New York City mayor, known for his efforts in the aftermath of the Sept. 11 attacks, had run for president in 2008 but dropped out early. One of his rivals that year was Mitt Romney, the party's frontrunner in 2012.