Wikipedia page created for Libertarian presidential candidate Cecil Ince

Cecil Ince
Born Cecil Anthony Ince
December 29, 1975 (age 40)
Fort Worth, Texas
Nationality American
Occupation actor, entertainment agent,entrepreneur
Known for Libertarian Party hopeful forPresident of the United States in2016

On February 11th, a Wikipedia entry was created for Libertarian Party presidential candidate Cecil Ince. From Wikipedia:

Cecil A. Ince (born December 29, 1975) is an American actor, entrepreneur, political figure, and entertainment agent. He is seeking the Libertarian Party nomination for President of the United States in the 2016 elections. Ince was a 2014 Libertarian candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent Texas’s 3rd congressional district. In 2010, Ince unsuccessfully ran for election to the Texas House of Representatives. He was defeated by Republican incumbent Linda Harper-Brown.

Ince is a native Texan. In 2000, he joined the Libertarian Party and has run in several elections. In 2002, he unsuccessfully ran for the Missouri Legislature representing the 137th District. [1] In 2002, he announced an intention to run in the Missouri State Representative race for District 23, but withdrew. He had announced himself as a Republican candidate. He tried his hand at Missouri politics in 2004, running as a Libertarian forMissouri Secretary of State. He was defeated by Robin Carnahan (D). Moving on to Texas politics, Ince was defeated by Linda Harper-Brown (R) in his bid for the Texas House of Representatives representing District 105 in 2010. In addition to his own campaigns, Ince has participated in other forms of political advocacy. He worked with elected officials to pass the Dominic James Memorial Foster Care Reform Act of 2004. From 2006 through 2007, Ince was a member of the National Republican Congressional Committee’s Business Advisory Council. In 2009, he was appointed to the Dallas County Libertarian Party’s Executive Committee 4th District seat. Ince has also pursued a career in the entertainment industry as an actor, voice-talent, director, screenwriter, musician, and stand-up comedian. In 2008, he received an associate degree in applied arts with a concentration in acting performance from KD College, a subsidiary of KD Studio, Inc.

Election history[edit]

2010 race for Texas House of Representatives, District 105
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Linda Harper-Brown 11,286 51.71%
Democratic Loretta Haldenwang 9,799 44.89%
Libertarian Cecil Ince 740 3.39%

The Wikipedia entry for Ince, only a day old, has already been marked as “considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedia’s deletion policy.” One Wikipedia user urged deletion of the article due to Ince being “certainly questionable for the applicable notability.” Ince is not widely considered to be a top-tier candidate for the Libertarian Party’s presidential nomination, which will decided in Orlando, Florida in May.

In related news, the Wikipedia entry for Libertarian Party presidential candidate Marc Allan Feldman was recently merged. The photo, key information, and references were merged into the new page “Libertarian Party presidential primaries, 2016.” Those searching wikipedia for Marc Feldman are redirected to the information on this new page.
The same was done with the Austin Petersen page. -Thanks to Marc Allan Feldman for the correction, previously the article stated that his Wikipedia page was deleted, which it was not.

2 responses to “Wikipedia page created for Libertarian presidential candidate Cecil Ince

  1. The Marc Allan Feldman wikipedia page was not deleted. The photo, key information, and references were merged into the new page “Libertarian Party presidential primaries, 2016.” Those searching wikipedia for Marc Feldman are redirected to the information on this new page.
    The same was done with the Austin Petersen page. Your article should be corrected.

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