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Pope Francis Message Inspires Florida Peace Activist’s Endorsement of Rocky De La Fuente

Pope Francis Message Inspires Florida Peace Activist’s Endorsement of Rocky De La Fuente

“Building walls isn’t the solution,” says former Democratic gubernatorial candidate Inspired by Saturday’s address by Pope Francis at the third World Meeting of Popular Movements — a meeting hosted by the Vatican that brought together delegates representing the poor, unemployed and others struggling at the […]

by · November 7, 2016 · 0 comments ·
Rocky De La Fuente Fights for Write-In Status in California

Rocky De La Fuente Fights for Write-In Status in California

The Reform Party’s Roque “Rocky” De La Fuente, whose name will appear on the ballot in twenty states on Tuesday and is waging write-in campaigns in more than a dozen other states, filed an emergency writ of mandamus against California’s Secretary of State late yesterday […]

by · November 5, 2016 · 0 comments ·
Dignified: De La Fuente, La Riva & Castle Shine in Free & Equal 3rd-Party Debate

Dignified: De La Fuente, La Riva & Castle Shine in Free & Equal 3rd-Party Debate

“They gave this election dignity,” asserted actor and debate moderator Ed Asner in his closing remarks at Tuesday night’s Free and Equal third-party presidential debate in Boulder. The 86-year-old Emmy award-winning actor and former president of the Screen Actors Guild was referring, of course, to […]

by · October 28, 2016 · 2 comments ·
Thanks to Innovative Nonpartisan Website, Rocky De La Fuente Emerges as Winner of the Final Trump-Clinton Debate

Thanks to Innovative Nonpartisan Website, Rocky De La Fuente Emerges as Winner of the Final Trump-Clinton Debate

While millions of Americans were focused on Wednesday night’s final televised debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, thousands of their fellow citizens watched a livestream feed featuring five of the presidential candidates excluded from the Las Vegas debate stage. Thanks to iSideWith.com founders Taylor […]

by · October 21, 2016 · 2 comments ·
Vowing to Fight On, Reform Party Candidate Promises to ‘Restore Democracy’

Vowing to Fight On, Reform Party Candidate Promises to ‘Restore Democracy’

ORLANDO — Fresh from a 61,000-vote showing in last week’s Democratic U.S. Senate primary in Florida, the colorful “Rocky” Roque De La Fuente has turned his attention to his fledgling third-party bid for the White House — a contest in which the determined political outsider […]

by · September 6, 2016 · 1 comment ·
Governor-Elect Walker Begins Transition Process in Alaska

Governor-Elect Walker Begins Transition Process in Alaska

Alaska governor Sean Parnell has officially conceded defeat to Independent challenger Bill Walker, concluding that there are not enough uncounted or disputed ballots to change the outcome of the election. A count on Friday showed Walker with a lead of 4,634 votes over Parnell, with […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Greg Orman

VIDEO: Watch Greg Orman’s Concession Speech in Kansas

Despite polling numbers that showed him leading incumbent Senator Pat Roberts in Kansas, independent Greg Orman fell short by about 10 points when all the voters came in. “What has been, for us, the greatest of surprises is how wonderful our friends, and people we’ve […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Pressler Thanks Supporters, Blasts Outside Groups

Pressler Thanks Supporters, Blasts Outside Groups

Following his third place finish last night, capturing only about 17% of the vote, former U.S. Senator Larry Pressler has issued the following statement: We have lost the election. I have called Governor Rounds and congratulated him. I have also called Rick Weiland and Gordon […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 2 comments ·
Independent State Senator Re-Elected in Alabama

Independent State Senator Re-Elected in Alabama

Harri Anne Smith, Alabama’s lone Independent legislator, secured another four years in the Alabama Senate on Tuesday. She survived her most formidable challenge to date, beating back Republican Melinda McClendon by a vote of 17,769 to 16,085, or 52.49 percent to 47.51. Smith’s victory is […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 0 comments ·
A Few Bright Spots for Libertarians in Yesterday’s Election Results

A Few Bright Spots for Libertarians in Yesterday’s Election Results

The Libertarian Party didn’t fare particularly well in most races yesterday.  Rather than being a breakout year for alternative parties, voters made this a big wave year for Republicans.  The GOP seemed to win all of the races they were favored in, and a few […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 2 comments ·