Jesse Ventura says libertarian alliance would create “incredible excitement”
Former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura has sensationally called for Ron Paul to quit the Republican Party in order to form a Paul-Ventura libertarian ticket that can take on the establishment candidates in the race for the White House in 2012.
Ross belongs to the Philadelphia Green Party, and if any of you follow Green Party happenings across the country, he’s a regular poster throughout the Facebook world.
He is also a contributor to Greenpartywatch and Independent Political Report.
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On September 29, Fox News ran a five-minute interview with Elliot Ackerman, spokesman for Americans Elect See it here.
Although it is a very peripheral point, it is unfortunate that the interview gives viewers the impression that 2,900,000 signatures are required to get a presidential candidate from outside the two major parties on the ballot in all 50 Read more »
On September 29, Ohio Democrats and their allies, especially labor unions, submitted 318,460 signatures, asking for a referendum on HB 194. That is the omnibus election law bill passed by this year’s legislature. Because no one knows if there are enough valid signatures yet, the existence of the petition means that HB 194 can’t take effect yet. If the petition has at least 231,147 valid Read more »
The Census Bureau has released “Voting and Registration in the Election of November 2010″. The report can be seen at this link. The Census Bureau has been preparing this report for many decades. A new report is released after each Congressional election. The data is from surveys, not from election returns statistics. Read more »