Daily Archives: August 17, 2010

Wayne Root: ‘The Mosque at Ground Zero: So Now Obama Cares About the Constitution?’

The Mosque at Ground Zero: So Now Obama Cares About the Constitution?

Why Now? Violating the Constitution Never Bothered Him Before?

Obama is Aligned Against Police Union, Mafia, the Village People…AND Harry Reid!

By Wayne Allyn Root, Chairman of the Libertarian National Congressional Committee and 2008 Libertarian Vice Presidential Nominee

This would be funny if it wasn’t so sad and hypocritical.… Read more ...

Constitution Party Announces Fall National Committee Meeting

The National Constitution Party sends this along. Underscores are in the original.

The Fall 2010 National and Executive Committee meetings of the Constitution Party will be held Friday, November 12th and Saturday, November 13th at the Sheraton Fort Worth Hotel, 1701 Commerce Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102.The Executive Committee will meet the morning of Friday, November 12th starting no earlier than 8:15am and ending no later than 1pm.Read more ...

LeAlan Jones Pulling 9% in Illinois Senate Race

From the Public Policy Polling blog:

In a race pitting two of the weakest Senate candidates in the country Alexi Giannoulias continues to hold a small lead over Mark Kirk, 37-35, with Green Party candidate LeAlan Jones pulling 9%.

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Warren Redlich: Files petitions for NY Governor and issues press releases

A listing of candidates filed, with amount of pages filed, can be found at the NY State Board of Elections web-site: here.

E-mail from Redlich campaign 3:04pm:

Warren Redlich filed 34,000 signatures at 10 am this morning as the Libertarian candidate for Governor. He credited a “tremendous group of volunteers” for their efforts in organizing and conducting the petition drive, as well as the LPNY leadership and the Libertarian National Committee for their support and hard work.

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Kristin Davis: Files petitions for NY Governor and issues press release

from a Davis for Governor press release
August 17, 2010

Ex-Madam files for Governor of Empire State

Kristin Davis, the ex-Madam who supplied call-girls for Eliot Spitzer when he was both Attorney General and Governor, filed 22,000 voter signatures to secure a place on the ballot as an independent candidate for Governor with the New York State Board of Elections as the candidate of the Anti-Prohibition Party.

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Seven candidates for Governor filed as “independent”/third party in New York

In New York state, a third party without automatic ballot status is actually an independent political body.

The deadline to file independent nominating petitions for statewide office for the 2010 elections in New York was today. You can find a link to the official count: here. So far, the NYS Board of Elections has seven candidates listed as having filed petitions for Governor:

APP Anti-Prohibition Party: Kristin M.… Read more ...

How Well is John Monds Polling?

How well is John Monds, Libertarian candidate for Governor of Georgia, polling? While I think it is an unjustified leap to assume he is polling at 15% -20% as this article speculates, the author makes a good point. Why are the polling percentages of all the candidates in a Republican or Democrat primary generally reported even if some are polling in the low single digits, but third party results in a general election poll are often not reported at all?… Read more ...