See this story about the Centrist Party and its founder, Professor Charles Wheelan of Dartmouth. The story also includes an interview with Ken Block, founder of Rhode Island’s Moderate Party, which is ballot-qualified in Rhode Island.
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I’m a Clinton White House alum who had hoped President Obama could usher in the debate we need. It’s hardly all his fault that we’re not there, but I’m convinced the parties’ interest groups and “thought police” make real progress impossible without a new force that shakes things up.
PICAYUNE — Libertarian Fourth Congressional District candidate Tim Hampton, in his second visit to Picayune in a month on Thursday, said that voters are looking for “fresh faces” and are tired of the “same old professional politicians who do nothing but tax and spend and ignore the hard working middle class.”
Hampton, a Hattiesburg businessman, faces GOP nominee Steven Palazzo, a state legislator from Biloxi, incumbent Democrat Gene Taylor of Bay St.