Americas Briefing— Americas


A Style Leader special, looking at the sartorial statements of three US election Republican hopefuls, plus cycling in Buenos Aires and policing in Peru.

Michele Bachmann, Mitt Romney, Paula Bisiau, Republican, Rick Perry, US, candidates, elections

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The 2012 presidential election remains fluid, but one thing seems certain: Americans will be choosing from the most physically fit selection of candidates ever. The incumbent, Barack Obama, is known for his intense play on the basketball court, while Republican challenger Michele Bachmann enjoys punctuating her campaign stops with a lively turn of swing-dancing with her husband. Mitt Romney, 64, has filmed ads that show him jogging near his New Hampshire home. Rick Perry, three years younger, often takes to Austin-area…

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