FILE - In this March 3, 2012 file photo, former Louisiana Gov. Charles 'Buddy' Roemer gestures during a news conference in Baton Rouge, La. A group clearing the path for an independent White House bid... more 
FILE - In this March 3, 2012 file photo, former Louisiana Gov. Charles 'Buddy' Roemer gestures during a news conference in Baton Rouge, La. A group clearing the path for an independent White House bid on Tuesday canceled the first phase of its search for a bipartisan ticket because declared and draft candidates aren't mustering enough preliminary support. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Gerald Herbert, File
Tue, May 1, 2012 5:52 PM EDT