Bernie Sanders, Evan McMullin, and Jill Stein All Set New Records for Write-in Totals in Various States

Ballot Access News In many states, a new record was set this year for write-in presidential candidates. Probably if all states would count all their presidential write-ins, new records would have been set in virtually all states that allow write-ins. Bernie Sanders set records in three states that counted his write-ins: in California he got … Continue reading Bernie Sanders, Evan McMullin, and Jill Stein All Set New Records for Write-in Totals in Various States

New York State Amends Certified Vote Totals from November 2016 Election

Ballot Access News On December 22, the New York State Board of Elections revised its official election returns. The Board had posted “Original certified results” on December 8, which suggests the state had determined the official figures. But on December 22, the Board posted revised figures. Hillary Clinton gained 56,371 votes over the earlier figure; … Continue reading New York State Amends Certified Vote Totals from November 2016 Election

Eleventh Circuit Sets Oral Argument in Green – Constitution Party Lawsuit Over Number of Signatures for President

Ballot Access News The Eleventh Circuit will hear Green Party of Georgia v Kemp, 16-11689, in Atlanta, on Thursday, January 26, 2017. This is the case in which the U.S. District Court invalidated Georgia’s petition requirement, 1% of the number of registered voters, for president. The U.S. District Court said there was no reason for … Continue reading Eleventh Circuit Sets Oral Argument in Green – Constitution Party Lawsuit Over Number of Signatures for President

Ten States Have Completed Vote Count

Ballot Access News As of Sunday, November 26, ten states have completed their official vote canvass for the November 8, 2016 election: Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Virginia, and Wyoming. Brian Sears has tabulated the presidential vote, using the official vote in those states, and the unofficial vote in … Continue reading Ten States Have Completed Vote Count

Missouri Secretary of State Adds Rocky De La Fuente to the List of Declared Write-in Presidential Candidates

Ballot Access News On the afternoon of October 31, the Missouri Secretary of State revised an earlier decision, and ruled that Rocky De La Fuente may be a declared write-in for president. Earlier in the day De La Fuente had been told that he can’t be a write-in candidate, because he had run in the … Continue reading Missouri Secretary of State Adds Rocky De La Fuente to the List of Declared Write-in Presidential Candidates

Update on Free and Equal CU Boulder Debate From Christina Tobin

(The following was posted to Facebook by Free and Equal Elections founder, Christina Tobin.) "UPDATE: The People's Presidential Debate at CU-Boulder on Oct. 25th: Darrell Castle of the The Constitution Party, Roque "Rocky" De La Fuente, Independent, of the Reform and American Delta Party, and Gloria La Riva of Party for Socialism and Liberation - … Continue reading Update on Free and Equal CU Boulder Debate From Christina Tobin

Daily Camera News: Third-party, independent candidates set to attend CU Boulder debate

(The following was originally published in Daily Camera News.) Three presidential candidates have confirmed that they will attend a debate at the University of Colorado later this month, but so far the event organizers haven't heard back from the two major-party candidates — Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. The debate, which is being held in … Continue reading Daily Camera News: Third-party, independent candidates set to attend CU Boulder debate

Three Presidential Candidates Confirm for Debate @ CU Boulder, October 25th

(The following was originally published on the Free and Equal website.) Denver, CO – Three candidates for President of the United States have confirmed their participation in the Free and Equal People's Presidential Debate at Macky Auditorium on the campus of CU Boulder October 25th. Darrell Castle of the Constitution Party, Rocky De La Fuente, … Continue reading Three Presidential Candidates Confirm for Debate @ CU Boulder, October 25th

U.S. District Court in Alabama Won’t Put Rocky De La Fuente on Ballot

Ballot Access News On late Friday, September 30, U.S. District Court Judge William Watkins refused to order the Alabama Secretary of State to put Rocky De La Fuente on the ballot as an independent presidential candidate. The state had earlier checked his petition and found it valid, and had told him he was on the … Continue reading U.S. District Court in Alabama Won’t Put Rocky De La Fuente on Ballot