Tag Archives: COFOE

Enormous archive of third party and ballot access information now available on line

On its web-site, Ballot Access News [BAN] has reported that paper issues of its publication dating from 1993 to the present are now available on-line. This extensive archive of ballot access material can be found through the BAN web-site here.

Ballot Access News is a non-partisan newsletter reporting on ballot in the United States of America. … Read more ...

Ron Paul donates $500 to COFOE

Richard Winger has posted on his blog, Ballot-Access.org, that Texas Congressman and former Libertarian Presidential candidate Ron Paul has donated $500 to COFOE, the Coalition for Free and Open Election. This is the single largest donation ever given to the organization, which has lobbied, litigated, and advanced better ballot access laws for the past twenty-four years.… Read more ...

Oklahoma voters who want someone besides a Democrat or Republican for President are once again out of luck

Ballot Access News reports

On October 6, U.S. District Court Judge David Russell, a Reagan appointee, denied injunctive relief in Barr v Clingman, civ-08-730-R. However, he set a briefing schedule for the declaratory relief part of the case.

Judge Russell had also upheld the Oklahoma presidential petition procedures in 1996, in Natural Law Party v Henley; and he had done so again in 2000 in Nader v Ward.

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