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Oregon Green Candidate Crashes Debate, Allowed to Stay

Oregon Green Candidate Crashes Debate, Allowed to Stay

Pacific Green Party candidate Jason Levin crashed a debate between his Democratic and Republican rivals earlier today by simply walking into the room and grabbing a seat next to the two men. The debate was taking place at the offices of the Pamplin Media Group […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 1 comment ·
The United Independent Party's Evan Falchuk.

Deep-Pocketed McCormick, Falchuk Campaigns Fail to Excite Massachusetts Voters

The two wealthy candidates running outside the duopoly in the Massachusetts gubernatorial contest this autumn have failed to catch fire, according to a Boston Globe survey released Friday. Evan Falchuk, a health care executive and founder of the United Independent Party who has been stuck […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Surging Kansan Adds Veteran Democratic Consultant to Bipartisan Campaign Staff

Surging Kansan Adds Veteran Democratic Consultant to Bipartisan Campaign Staff

According to Alex Pappas of the Daily Caller, independent U.S. Senate hopeful Greg Orman of Kansas has added veteran Democratic consultant Mike Phillips to serve as a spokesman in his bid to unseat Republican Sen. Pat Roberts, a three-term incumbent who’s fighting for his political […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments ·
VIDEO: Ralph Nader Endorses Howie Hawkins for NY Governor

VIDEO: Ralph Nader Endorses Howie Hawkins for NY Governor

Consumer advocate and former presidential candidate Ralph Nader endorsed Howie Hawkins, the Green Party’s candidate for New York Governor, on September 14. “When are we going to stop sending politicians to Albany and Washington who sweet talk us during the election period and then stick […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments ·
VIDEO: Could Libertarian Bujak Tip Idaho Governor’s Race?

VIDEO: Could Libertarian Bujak Tip Idaho Governor’s Race?

Libertarian candidate John Bujak continues to make waves in the race for Idaho governor. Could his candidacy help take down incumbent Butch Otter? Boise’s FOX 9 News featured a story on the former Canyon County Prosecutor’s bid, casting him as a possible spoiler for the […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Green Party’s Howie Hawkins Polling at 24% in Syracuse

Green Party’s Howie Hawkins Polling at 24% in Syracuse

A new poll out today from Siena College shows the Green Party’s New York gubernatorial candidate Howie Hawkins running strong on his home turf. The survey of 598 likely voters in the Empire State’s 24th congressional district shows Governor Andrew Cuomo leading Republican challenger Rob […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 2 comments ·
Republican Fundraiser Targets Bernie Sanders in Smear Ad

Republican Fundraiser Targets Bernie Sanders in Smear Ad

Amazingly, even though no candidates have officially declared themselves, the negative advertising in the 2016 presidential campaign has already begun. While Senator Bernie Sanders (Ind-VT) considers his options for a possible run for the White House, he’s facing some heat at home in the form […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments ·
WATCH: Chad Monnin Interview with Media Trackers

WATCH: Chad Monnin Interview with Media Trackers

Libertarian candidate Chad Monnin is spending more than $100,000 of his own money in an effort to become the first Libertarian elected to the Ohio State House. In this interview with MediaTrackers.org, Monnin tells his personal story, from his time in the U.S. Army to […]

by · September 21, 2014 · 0 comments ·
New Internal Poll Shows Cutler Gaining Momentum in Maine

New Internal Poll Shows Cutler Gaining Momentum in Maine

An internal poll released late yesterday suggests that independent candidate Eliot Cutler might be picking up momentum in his bid to unseat Republican Gov. Paul LePage in Maine’s three-cornered gubernatorial contest. Cutler, a Harvard and Georgetown-educated lawyer who sunk more than $1.7 million of his […]

by · September 20, 2014 · 1 comment ·
Ravenel’s First TV Spot Causes Controversy

Ravenel’s First TV Spot Causes Controversy

Independent U.S. Senate candidate Thomas Ravenel has gone on the air with his campaign’s first television commercial. In the spot, embedded above, various people are seen giving the thumbs up while Ravenel narrates. Among those features are four uniformed Charleston firefighters standing in front of […]

by · September 20, 2014 · 0 comments ·