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Minor Party Candidates Polling Well in Delaware

Minor Party Candidates Polling Well in Delaware

One Libertarian and two Green Party candidates are doing well in a new University of Delaware survey released earlier today. Both of Delaware’s incumbent members of Congress who are standing for re-election this year hold wide leads over their challengers. In the U.S. Senate election, […]

by · September 26, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Libertarian Wyllie Gaining Traction in Florida Governor’s Race

Libertarian Wyllie Gaining Traction in Florida Governor’s Race

Florida’s Libertarian gubernatorial candidate, Adrian Wyllie, is gaining ground in the latest Quinnipiac University Poll, which came out yesterday. The survey shows Governor Rick Scott leading Charlie Crist by 44% to 42%, with the Libertarian nominee in third place at 8%. Those trying to make […]

by · September 25, 2014 · 7 comments ·
Time Capsule: Facing Only Minor-Party Opposition, Mayor Koch Wages Vigorous Campaign in 1981

Time Capsule: Facing Only Minor-Party Opposition, Mayor Koch Wages Vigorous Campaign in 1981

Despite winning both major party nominations — the first New York City mayor to do so — Mayor Ed Koch announced that he would wage a full-scale campaign for re-election against minor-party opposition during this week in 1981. Koch, who swept past Brooklyn assemblyman Frank […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Libertarian Senate Nominee Calls Voter ‘Idiot’ on Facebook

Libertarian Senate Nominee Calls Voter ‘Idiot’ on Facebook

The Libertarian nominee for U.S. Senate in North Carolina, Sean Haugh, engaged a critic on Facebook last week with disastrous results. Janna Badalian repeatedly told Haugh that he must drop out of the race in order to help the Republican candidate win. Haugh’s initial response […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 1 comment ·
VIDEO: Sarwark Speaks at New Libertarian HQ Opening

VIDEO: Sarwark Speaks at New Libertarian HQ Opening

Nicholas Sarwark, Chair of the Libertarian National Committee, speaks at the grand opening of the David F. Nolan national headquarters. The LNC purchased an office in the Washington area to serve as the party’s permanent headquarters, replacing long-held rented office space at the Watergate building. […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Jim Gray speaks at a rally in 2012

Interview: Judge Jim Gray on Gary Johnson, Ron Paul and 2016

In 2012, Judge Jim Gray won more votes for Vice-President than any other Libertarian in history. As Governor Gary Johnson’s running mate, Gray tirelessly criss-crossed America while representing the party’s ticket.  He spoke at rallies and did countless media interviews. Prior to that campaign, Judge […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 3 comments ·
Democrats Line Up Behind Progressive Party Candidate in Vermont

Democrats Line Up Behind Progressive Party Candidate in Vermont

The Progressive Party of Vermont looks well positioned to win the office of Lt. Governor this November. The party’s nominee, Dean Corren, will face off against Republican incumbent Phil Scott and Liberty Union candidate Marina Brown. No Democrat filed to seek the office and over […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 1 comment ·
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 · 1 comment ·
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 ·