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Reform Party of New York Fielding Candidates for the 2016 Elections

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Press release from the Reform Party

Bohemia, New York – The Reform Party of New York will field a slate of candidates for the 2016 elections. These candidates will include challengers for local, state and federal offices. Last year, in 2015 the Reform Party of New York fielded 2,000 candidates.… Read more ...

Outgoing Reform Party chairman David Collison addresses the Reform Party’s postponement of its presidential nomination

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David Collison

On July 30th, 2016, Richard Winger of Ballot Access News reported that the delegates at the Reform Party’s national convention in Bohemia, New York voted to postpone the selection of the party’s presidential nominee to August 8th. When asked for comment, outgoing Reform Party chairman David Collison responded with the following statement:

David Collison here, outgoing Chairman of the Reform Party National Committee. … Read more ...

Ivanka Trump Wins Reform Party Primary Election

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According to the New York City Board of Elections, businesswoman Ivanka Trump, daughter of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, won the Reform Party’s primary election for U.S. Congress in New York’s 12th Congressional District.

Trump received 2 write-in votes.  Three other candidates each received one.

The 12th District includes parts of Manhattan, Queens, and Brooklyn.  … Read more ...

Martin Babinec wins Reform Party congressional primary in New York as a write-in candidate, defeating a State Assemblywoman

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Martin Babinec

ATPR:  MadisonCountyCourier.com reported on June 29th, 2016 that Martin Babinec secured the Reform Party ballot line for Congress in New York’s  22nd congressional district via a write-in campaign. Babinec defeated the only candidate on the ballot, Claudia Tenney (who did, however, win the GOP nomination; New York permits fusion voting); according to the New York SOS Elections website, the “Opportunity to Ballot” (the write-in option Babinec was pursuing) received 18 votes, or 78.26% of the total.Read more ...

Reform Party: Carl Person for Mayor

Editorial posted on the Reform Party’s website on June 21, 2013:

Over twenty people are running for Mayor of New York. In the coming months each one will argue that they are the best person for the job, and one will win the race. That winner should be the Reform Party’s Carl Person.… Read more ...

Minor Party Candidates to Participate In NYC Mayoral Debate June 2nd

The following is a May 30th email sent out by Carl Person, the Reform Party’s candidate for mayor of New York City in the  November 2013 elections. Person was previously involved with the Libertarian Party, running as its candidate for Attorney General of New York in 2010, earning 36,488 votes, 0r 0.48%.Read more ...

Reform Party Petitioning for Ballot Access in New York, Utah and Florida

For Immediate Release – The Reform Party of the United States of America affiliates in New York and Utah are currently petitioning for ballot access. No Reform Party affiliate has successfully petitioned for access since the 2004 election cycle. Currently it is on the ballot in Florida and Louisiana, two states that do not require petitions for access.… Read more ...

Reform Party USA Prepared to Sue Kristin Davis Over Party Name

Dr. Tom Stevens, a libertarian activist in New York, reports that the Reform Party USA chairman, David Collison, is threatening to sue Kristen Davis over her planned use of the Reform Party ballot line in New York.

Liberty Lion has obtained a copy of a private letter dated June 29, 2010 sent to Kristin Davis from David Collison in which he demands she change the name of her proposed party or face a lawsuit in federal court.

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Kristin Davis To Run Under Reform Party Label

Kristen Davis is a candidate for Governor this year in New York. She has achieved some level of public recognition because she is the ex-madam who came to fame during ex-Governor Eliot Spitzer’s sex scandal. Davis wanted to be nominated by the Libertarian Party earlier this year. When she failed to get that party’s nomination, she claimed she would set up a Free Libertarian Party and run under that label.… Read more ...