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Karger First to File in New Hampshire Primary

Karger First to File in New Hampshire Primary

Long-shot GOP presidential candidate Fred Karger of California became the first Republican candidate to qualify for the New Hampshire primary when he turned in his declaration of candidacy and a cashier’s check for $1,000 early this morning. “I wanted to be the first Republican candidate for President to personally file for the New Hampshire Primary [...]

Three Minor Party Candidates in Pair of Minnesota Special Elections

Three Minor Party Candidates in Pair of Minnesota Special Elections

A pair of special elections for Minnesota state senate seats will be held on Tuesday, October 18.   The district 46 race will  fill the vacancy caused by the passing of Senator Linda Scheid, while the election in district 61 was caused by the resignation of Senator Linda Berglin.  Both races include representatives from minor parties. The district 46 [...]

Dear Libertarian Party: Candidates Like This Drive Me Nuts

Dear Libertarian Party: Candidates Like This Drive Me Nuts

I sat down with the intention of researching and writing a short profile on Scott Lewis, the Libertarian Party’s candidate for governor in Louisiana this year. Recently, Richard Winger noted on Ballot Access News that Governor Bobby Jindal is a slam-dunk for re-election in a few weeks, but that the Libertarian nominee was polling at [...]