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Long Island, NY: Zabby runs protest campaign for Conservative Party line

This is an original story by Kimberly Wilder, based on internet research and a phone interview with 1st Congressional District candidate Zabby.

In the First District race for Congress, the well-publicized choices in the Tuesday, September 14th, Conservative Party primary are: Chris Cox, George Demos, and Randy Altschuler. There is an OTB/Opportunity to Ballot in the race, which opens up a line in a primary race for the chance to write-in.… Read more ...

Portrait of a local election: an independent and third party perspective

This was posted at our blog, www.onthewilderside.com. I realized that while the article is specific to Suffolk County, Long Island, New York, some of the themes and strategies might be interesting as a snapshot of independent and third party action in local elections. -Kimberly Wilder

from onthewilderside.com
Ian and Kimberly’s Somewhat Random Comments on the Upcoming 2009 Suffolk County Elections
[third party]

Kimberly went to the Suffolk County Board of Elections and filled out some Freedom of Information (FOIL) requests.… Read more ...