|Selina Meyer is approached about becoming vice president.|
|Major events|| 2012 presidential primaries|
2012 National Convention
2012 presidential election
2012 (MMXII) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2012th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 12th year of the 3rd millennium, the 12th year of the 21st century, and the 3rd year of the 2010s decade.
- Selina Meyer and Stuart Hughes compete for the party nomination in the 2012 primaries. Selina loses in the primaries.
- Stuart Hughes and Selina Meyer become the party nominees for president and vice president at the 2012 National Convention.
- November 6, 2012: 2012 presidential election; Hughes and Meyer are elected president and vice president.