Monthly Archives: March 2016

Federal judge strikes down restrictive Georgia presidential ballot access requirement

Green Party Watch reported the following today: 

U.S. District Court Judge Richard W. Story ruled Thursday that Georgia’s requirement that political organizations seeking to put a presidential candidate’s name on a statewide ballot have to get signatures from one percent of registered voters is unconstitutional. Continue reading

Green Party presidential candidates: Cherney says he was “threatened physically by a Trump supporter”, Mesplay releases campaign video, Stein demands to be included in tonight’s CNN forum

Three new articles released published today at Green Party Watch feature Green Party presidential candidates Darryl Cherney, Kent Mesplay and Jill Stein:

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Darryl Cherney

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Libertarian Party now recognized in Oklahoma

NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Date: March 21, 2016

CONTACT: State Election Board PIO Bryan Dean, (405) 522-6624 bdean@elections.ok.gov

State recognizes Libertarian Party Continue reading

PSL ticket protesting outside AIPAC conference

The Democratic and Republican candidates are speaking to the AIPAC Conference this weekend, explaining how they would work to defend the Israel’s colonial occupation and maintain the imperialist status quo in the Middle East. Continue reading

Vermont Progressive Party looking for Elections Director

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The ideal candidate is an experienced organizer who is familiar with Vermont politics and motivated by a desire to build an alternative political party. Administrative multi-tasking, ability to work independently and effective community outreach are key to this position. At least two years of administrative experience in the non-profit sector and/or previous political organizing preferred. Must be able to work evenings and weekends as needed. Continue reading

Gary Johnson winning new LP.org poll in a landslide

zdjęcie profilowe użytkownika Libertarian Party

On March 17th, 2016, the Libertarian Party released a new presidential preference poll on its website, the second official presidential poll the party has released this year. As of 11:49 PM CST on March 20th, 2016, former New Mexico governor Gary Johnson is winning the poll by double digits, with 58%, with 8,686 votes cast so far. From LP.org:

Gary Johnson 58% (5024 votes)
Austin Petersen 14% (1,178 votes)
Kevin McCormick 9% (805 votes)
Darryl W. Perry 5% (456 votes)
Other 4% (337 votes)
None of the above 1% (110 votes)
Marc Allan Feldman 1% (96 votes)
Malisa Garcia 0% (27 votes)
Shawna Joy Sterling 0% (26 votes)
Joy Waymire 0% (18 votes)
Heidi Zeman 0% (13 votes)
Jack Robinson Jr. 0% (13 votes)
Cecil Ince (withdrawn) 0% (11 votes)
Rhett Smith 0% (7 votes)
Derrick Michael Reid 0% (6 votes)
The Libertarian Party presidential nominating convention will be held May 27th-30th, 2016, in Orlando, Florida.