"He gives to both North and South this terrible war as the woe due to those by whom the offense came..." - Abraham Lincoln

Presidential campaigns have always acted as a mirror of their times. American History USA is pleased to offer The Campaign Trail for your enjoyment. Pick a candidate and try to win the 2012 election!


Do you have what it takes to win a Presidential Election?

  • Select a year and a candidate to find out.
  • You will answer questions about your platform and positions, and also about your campaign strategy.
  • The answers will affect your popularity for better or worse, both nationally and in individual states.
  • Walk the fine line between appealing to your base and winning a majority of the votes.
A Presidential Election Collage