Herman Cain Announces Bid For GOP Candidacy

The former CEO of Godfather's Pizza is throwing in his hat for the republican presidential bid.

Herman Cain formally launched a campaign for the republican presidential nomination on Saturday.

The 65-year-old has never held political office.  He made an unsuccessful bid for Georgia Senator in 2004.

Cain worked as an executive at Coca-Cola, Pillsbury and Burger King before becoming CEO and president of Godfather's Pizza.  He also served as chairman, president and CEO of the National Restaurant Association.

More recently he has hosted his radio program, "The Herman Cain Show," out of Atlanta.