Tag Archives: anti-prohibition party

New York State: New voter registration forms list Green Party

Excerpt from a NY State Voter Registration Form (new for 2011)

In New York State, third parties earn their status during the Governor’s race. If a party receives 50,000 votes for its Governor candidate, that party is listed on the NY voter registration forms, and is a party with automatic ballot status.… Read more ...

Kristin Davis to found Hope House for sex trafficking victims

From manhattanmadam.com, the blog of 2010 Anti-Prohibition Party candidate for Governor of New York Kristin Davis:

Kristin Davis, better known as The Manhattan Madam who supplied call-girls for Eliot Spitzer and after prison ran for Governor of New York on a libertarian platform announced she would found HOPE HO– USE, a non-profit created to expose and eradicate sex trafficking.… Read more ...

Personal Freedom Party: ‘Tell Your Children! Fight The Menace! Kill The Devil! Save The Country!’

Via Liberty Lion:

On November 11, 2010, the Personal Freedom Party adopted the following Slogan:

Tell Your Children! Fight The Menace! Kill The Devil! Save The Country!

The phrase was used in the song “Reefer Madness” from Reefer Madness: The Musical, which is a musical satire of the 1938 cult movie classic Tell Your Children (now commonly referred to as Reefer Madness).

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Dr. Tom Stevens announces plans to form Personal Freedom Party in New York

In IPR comments on a previous post, Dr. Tom Stevens writes

In light of the continued failure of the LP in New York, the Personal Freedom Party will be giving it a shot in 2014. They just adopted a platform which you can see at:
http://drtomstevens.blogspot.com/2010/11/personal-freedom-party-adopts-platform.html

This assumes that the LPNY in fact failed to obtain the 50,000 votes in the race for Governor that are required to obtain ballot status.… Read more ...

Kristin Davis: post-election statement

Posted at kristindavis2010.com. Davis was the Anti-Prohibition Party candidate for Governor of New York.

STATEMENT OF KRISTIN DAVIS

CANDIDATE FOR GOVERNOR

“My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.” – Abraham Lincoln

Running for Governor of the state I love was a great experience.… Read more ...

With a very small sample, good news for third parties in New York

The Board of Elections in Suffolk County, Long Island, New York posts results as they come in from the precincts. By studying the sets as they come, and looking when it was at 1.15%, and now up to 3.82%, many of the third party candidates are hovering at about the 1% mark.… Read more ...

Update on Kristin Davis, Anti-Prohibition candidate for Governor of New York

From http://kristindavis2010.com/

“I DID THE CRIME–I DID THE TIME”

Former New York City Madam Kristin Davis, independent candidate for governor of New York, said today she would accept the apology of New York Post columnist John Podhoretz, who earlier in the week wrote that Davis was a “hooker.”

“Although I never worked as a call girl, I was held accountable for the crime of promoting prostitution,” said Davis ” I approached the escort business strictly as a business”

“I was sentenced to four months at Rikers Island and forfeited over $2 million in cash,” said Davis, who appeared at the televised debate with gubernatorial candidates Andrew Cuomo and Carl Paladino last Monday night.… Read more ...

Libertarian, Anti-Prohibition Parties Win New York Ballot Case

Background story with link to brief at Ballot Access News: here.

from Ballot Access News
Libertarian, Anti-Prohibition Parties Win New York Ballot Case

October 23rd, 2010

On October 22, a US District Court in New York struck down the discriminatory law on fusion. The judge ordered the state to let Randy Credico appear on both lines: the Libertarian line and the Anti-Prohibition line.

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In NY: Six Way Governor Debate Announced

[Update 10/7/10 at 10:44pm: All seven candidates have now confirmed their participation.]

(excerpt from) A Business Wire press announcement:

October 07, 2010 04:34 PM Eastern Daylight Time
News 12, Newsday, and Hofstra University Partner to Bring the First Gubernatorial Debate to New York

On Television, the Cable-Exclusive Event Will Air Live on News 12 on Monday, October 18 at 7:00 PM

WOODBURY, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–News 12 Networks, Newsday, and Hofstra University have partnered to present the first New York State Gubernatorial debate on Monday, October 18 at 7:00 p.m.

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Kristin Davis (Anti-Prohibition Party-NY) update

http://kristindavis2010.com/:

Featured video:

<a href="http://www.linkedtube.com/SazOH9Rehg47852a682809a807bc7e4d9b3452fdbff.htm">LinkedTube</a>

Media includes:
High Times
Reason
CNN
The Advocate
UPI
NY Post reports that she has been endorsed by a descendant of the original General Hooker
NY Daily News
420 Times
and more.

Davis is running for Governor of New York.… Read more ...

Kristin Davis: ‘The Truth Behind The Mosque at Ground Zero’

Posted at http://kristindavis2010.com/blog by Anti-Prohibition Party candidate for Governor of New York Kristin Davis. For a different opinion on the issue, and links to previous IPR coverage, see here.


This weekend I went on the record for opposing the mosque at Ground Zero. I wanted to bring attention to this issue at my birthday party at 49 Grove however one reporter interrupted my speech to call me a racist and say that I was against freedom of religion and scream obscenities at my friends.Read more ...

Tom Knapp: ‘Yes, this is a litmus test’

Posted by Tom Knapp at Kn@ppster. Knapp has held various internal offices in and sought public office under the banners of the Libertarian and Boston Tea Parties. :

People who refer to themselves as “libertarians” spend a lot of time arguing over exactly what they mean by “libertarian.”

Personally, I try to be fairly “big tent,” figuring that people who once self-identify as libertarian tend to get more consistently libertarian after doing so, if they’re a) accepted and b) encouraged to explore libertarian ideas, instead of just slapped around for whatever deviations they still cling to.… Read more ...