Tag Archives: Chad Koppie

Chad Koppie praises Darrell Castle in speech to the Illinois Center Right Coalition

Originally published at American Third Party Report on August 23rd, 2016:

Video of Chad Koppie’s full speech and an edited, condensed version of the audience Q&A that followed (Recorded by ATPR).

On August 20th, 2016, Chad Koppie, the Constitution Party’s U.S. Senate candidate in Illinois, delivered a speech to a meeting of the Illinois Center Right Coalition (ICRC) held in Niles Public Library.… Read more ...

Green Party and Libertarian Party make Illinois ballot for president; challenge filed against Constitution Party petitions

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Green Jill Stein and Libertarian Gary Johnson

From Jill Stein’s campaign website, July 5th, 2016:

As of 5:00 pm CDT today it’s official. You WILL be able to vote for the Greater Good in Illinois.

On the ballot in Illinois for the November 8 election:

Jill Stein, Green Party U.S.

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The Constitution Party’s Presidential Options

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As always, when major party candidates state announcing their Presidential campaigns, attention at IPR turns to minor party presidential candidates and campaigns. The Constitution Party does not generally attract too many candidates for President, but this year has attracted a larger crop of candidates. Some have announced, some have all-but-announced, and others are less likely to run, but all are considering running for President and doing so with the Constitution Party.… Read more ...

Barry Goldwater Jr. Addresses 2016 Speculation

Former Congressman Barry Goldwater Jr., son of 1964 Republican presidential nominee Barry Goldwater, informed me via Facebook that there is “no truth” to the speculation that he will seek the Constitution Party’s 2016 presidential nomination.

Goldwater, 76, represented the 27th and 20th Districts of California in the U.S. House of Representatives as a Republican from 1969 to 1983.  … Read more ...

Miller Politics hosts its own third party debate

This past Saturday, the Republican and Democratic candidates for US Senate in Illinois participated in a debate. But Green Party candidate Kathy Cummings, Libertarian Party candidate Larry Stafford, and Constitution Party candidate Chad Koppie were excluded.

In response to that, Ben Miller of millerpolitics.com hosted an online debate between the three minor party candidates.… Read more ...