Ballot Access

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 ·
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 ·
Eight Parties Qualify for Ballot Lines in New York State

Eight Parties Qualify for Ballot Lines in New York State

The results from yesterday’s governor’s race in New York were never really in doubt, incumbent Democrat Andrew Cuomo seemed like a lock from the very start.  The big question was how well would some of the state’s minor parties fare?  Today, we think we have […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 1 comment ·
Rent Party Gets Evicted From New York Ballot

Rent Party Gets Evicted From New York Ballot

The petition that placed the Rent is 2 Damn High Party on the New York ballot for Governor has been held as invalid, according to a report from Ballot Access News. The state also removed the Life & Justice candidate Michael J. Carey. Jimmy McMillan, […]

by · September 28, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Libertarian to Appeal Ruling Allowing GOP Substitution in Nebraska

Libertarian to Appeal Ruling Allowing GOP Substitution in Nebraska

Mark Elworth, Jr., of Omaha, the Libertarian Party’s candidate for governor, said that he plans to appeal a recent ruling allowing the GOP to substitute its candidate for lieutenant governor in Nebraska’s gubernatorial election. On Wednesday, Lancaster County District Judge Lori Maret dismissed Elworth’s lawsuit […]

by · September 19, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Kansas Court Allows Democrat to Remove Name from Ballot

Kansas Court Allows Democrat to Remove Name from Ballot

A major win today for independent U.S. Senate candidate Greg Orman, as Kansas’ Supreme Court has ruled that the Democratic nominee may remove his name from the November ballot. Democrat Chad Taylor, who ended his bid for the Senate seat a few weeks ago, had […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Kansas Supreme Court Will Consider Democrat’s Request to Withdraw

Kansas Supreme Court Will Consider Democrat’s Request to Withdraw

According to Ballot Access News, the Kansas Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case this week on whether or not the Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate can withdraw his name from the November ballot. Democrat Chad Taylor decided to end his campaign against Republican […]

by · September 14, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Federal Court Will Hear Ohio LP’s Appeal for Ballot Access

Federal Court Will Hear Ohio LP’s Appeal for Ballot Access

A federal court judge will hear a complaint from Ohio Libertarian candidates who were removed from the ballot earlier this year.  The trial, scheduled for September 29, has been fast-tracked as the LP candidates are demanding the state place them on the November ballot before […]

by · September 14, 2014 · 1 comment ·
Independent Greens Help to Put Virgil Goode on Virginia Ballot

Independent Greens Help to Put Virgil Goode on Virginia Ballot

Former Virginia Congressman Virgil Goode, the Constitution Party’s nominee for President, was polling at 9% in his home state according to a survey released last week. However, it seems that the ex-lawmaker has had to rely on significant help from the Independent Green Party of […]

by · July 19, 2012 · 0 comments ·
Rocky Anderson Secures Ballot Spot in Oregon

Rocky Anderson Secures Ballot Spot in Oregon

Rocky Anderson, the former mayor of Salt Lake City, has secured the backing on Oregon’s Progressive Party according to Ballot Access News. Added to Mississippi and Utah, two states where his nascent Justice Party has secured access, this brings Anderson’s total ballot access to a […]

by · April 10, 2012 · 1 comment ·