Tag Archives: David Collison

Nicholas Hensley Now Officially the Reform Party National Chairman

Longtime Reform Party National Committee Secretary Nicholas Hensley officially became chairman of the party on December 3 after outgoing chairman Bill Merrell took an early exit from the post.

Hensley was elected chairman at the virtual 2020 Reform National Convention last summer but his term was not expected to begin until next year.… Read more ...

Nicholas Hensley: Reform Party Elects New Officers and Fills Vacancies

Current Reform Party National Committee Secretary and chairman-elect Nicholas Hensley posted the following article yesterday on the Reform Party website:

On June 13th, 2020 the Reform Party National Committee met to elect new officers for the 2021 to 2025 term and fill executive committee vacancies.

Long time Reform Party Secretary Nicholas Hensley of North Carolina was elected the next Reform Party Chairman.… Read more ...

Reform Party Elects New Chairman, Postpones Convention Before Presidential Nomination

As reported on the Reform Party National Committee Facebook page, earlier today at the Reform Party National Committee meeting, committee secretary Nicholas Hensley defeated incumbent chairman Bill Merrell to become the party’s national chairman-elect.  Mike Hackmer will replace Hensely as secretary on January 1.  Leigh Pollet was elected vice chair. … Read more ...

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

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 ...

Reform Party Actively Recruiting State Affiliates

From: Nicholas Hensley 
Date: Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 12:19 PM
Subject: Reform Party Actively Recruiting

Reform Party Actively Recruiting

For Immediate Release – The Reform Party is a national political party with affiliates in multiple states. During the last convention they were able to add four new state affiliates, and have organizers in several others working to build functioning party organizations.… 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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Could the Reform Party of New Jersey be revived?

From the Atlantic Highlands Herald:

“I have seen an immediate upsurge in interest in over a dozen states that have previously been unorganized,” said  Collison. “I expect to see some states that disaffiliated or went inactive reactivate now that the threat of…vexatious lawsuits is lifted.”

New Jersey is among the states in which the Reform Party became inactive.

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