New South Dakota Registration Data

Ballot Access News The South Dakota Secretary of State has released the final registration totals. See the current figures here. In February 2016, totals were: Republican 238,222; Democratic 167,064; independent and other 107,493; Libertarian 1,415; Constitution 529. Between February and the current tally, Republicans have increased 5.63%; Democrats have increased 2.00%; independents and others have … Continue reading New South Dakota Registration Data

Governor Bill Weld Responds to Democrat Spin Machine

by Gene Berkman, Independent Political Report Responding to numerous web stories and media reports regarding my strong denunciation of Donald Trump Tuesday, I released the following statement today: Several web sites and media outlets have seized upon my statement from a news conference Tuesday in Boston to jump to conclusions that are wishful thinking, rather than … Continue reading Governor Bill Weld Responds to Democrat Spin Machine

Statement by Governor Bill Weld Regarding the Final Weeks of the Election

Posted on the Johnson/Weld campaign website, covered by Jill Pyeatt of Independent Political Report   Boston, Mass. — Gov. Bill Weld delivered the following statement this afternoon at a press conference in Boston: “It is a privilege and an honor to participate in this year’s national election campaign. I am grateful to Governor Gary Johnson … Continue reading Statement by Governor Bill Weld Regarding the Final Weeks of the Election

Gary Johnson: The more you know him, the less you like him

http://dissidentvoice.org/2016/10/gary-johnson-the-more-you-know-him-the-less-you-like-him/ by Kevin Zeese / October 11th, 2016 Personally, I like Gary Johnson. I got to know him in the 1990s when he was governor of New Mexico. I was working to end the drug war, legalize marijuana and treat hard drugs as a public health, not criminal issue. Johnson came out for marijuana legalization, … Continue reading Gary Johnson: The more you know him, the less you like him

Liberty Viral: Evan McMullin Leads by 4 Points in Utah

(The following was originally published in Liberty Viral.) In a new poll by Emerson University, Independent presidential candidate Evan McMullin is leading by 4 points at 31 percent, Trump at 27, Hillary with 25 and Johnson trailing at 5 percent. https://twitter.com/PpollingNumbers/status/788820005970251776?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

Texas Tribune: Jill Stein, in Austin, says third-party candidates can win in November

(The following was originally published in the Texas Tribune.) Despite the formidable odds, third-party candidates could win some offices in November, Green party presidential nominee Jill Stein told supporters at an event Monday night at Huston Tillotson's King-Seabrook Chapel in Austin. Criticizing Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump — including referring to … Continue reading Texas Tribune: Jill Stein, in Austin, says third-party candidates can win in November

Gary Johnson campaigns in Las Vegas

KTNV 13 Action News Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson will appear in Las Vegas on Tuesday. Hosted by the Libertarian Party of Nevada, the event will be held at the Tommy Wind Theater from 6:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Party leaders will unveil the 2016 Libertarian Voter Guide, which will offer suggestions on candidates who … Continue reading Gary Johnson campaigns in Las Vegas

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Endorses Reform Party Nominee for U.S. House, New York 22nd District

Ballot Access News For the first time in history, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce has endorsed a congressional candidate who is not a Democratic or Republican Party nominee. See this story. The Chamber has endorsed Martin Babinec, the Reform Party nominee in New York’s 22nd U.S. House district.

Eurasia Review: American Solidarity Party Holds Views Rooted In Catholic Social Thought

(The following was originally published in Eurasia Review.) In a country long entrenched in a two-party political system, Mike Maturen faces an uphill battle. He’s the 2016 presidential candidate for the little-known American Solidarity Party, which holds views rooted in Catholic social thought. But while Maturen’s name won’t even be on the ballot in most … Continue reading Eurasia Review: American Solidarity Party Holds Views Rooted In Catholic Social Thought