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Rob Sherman

Four Presidential Candidates Booted From Illinois Ballot

Yesterday, Illinois election officials determined that the names of four presidential candidates will be removed from that state’s ballot due to a failure of the parties to collect sufficient petition signatures. The state requires minor party and independent candidates to file 25,000 valid petitions. Under normal circumstances, Illinois automatically accepts, and does not check or [...]

WATCH: Rocky Anderson Talks Olympics and Politics on MSNBC

WATCH: Rocky Anderson Talks Olympics and Politics on MSNBC

Former Salt Lake City mayor Rocky Anderson, the Justice Party’s founder and presidential nominee, was a guest on Up with Chris Hayes on Saturday. Up, for anyone not familiar, is MSNBC’s weekend morning program. The motivation for Anderson’s invite seemed, primarily, to get someone on the air to take shots at Republican Mitt Romney’s record [...]