Tag Archives: Denver

Update on Candidates for the Green Party Presidential Nomination

Green Party Watch held a presidential poll with the following results:

1,792 votes cast, Jill Stein received 1,223 of them, or 68%. Roseanne Barr, who had just entered the race in the last week, picked up 526 votes, or 29%. There were 35 votes for Kent Mesplay, and 8 votes for Harley Mikkelson

GPW reports that Roseanne Barr is very active on Twitter, and had tweeted a challenge to Bill Maher, Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert to have both herself and Jill Stein on their programs.… Read more ...

Third Party and Independent Daily: Constitution Party Updates

Several stories at TPID today about the Constitution Party:

CO-Gov: Progressives Debate Import of Tancredo’s Third Party Candidacy

From Political Chili:

Over at The Huffington Post, liberal blogger Jessica Corry is making “The Liberal Case for Tom Tancredo.”  According to Corry, Tancredo’s victory “could mean a handful of policy goodies long championed by liberal progressives.” 

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VDARE.COM on the Tancredo vs. Hickenlooper Race

VDARE.com posted the following article by their anonymous Washington Watcher columnist:

The surprise decision of Tom Tancredo to run as a third party candidate in Colorado’s gubernatorial election and his surprising (at least to the political establishment) surge in the polls has brought immigration to the forefront of the race.

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Westword: Jaimes Brown and Colorado’s Libertarians are bringing the party to the people for the first time

Jonathan Easley at Westword:

​At the 2008 Libertarian National Convention in Denver, some party members derisively passed around shots of Scope to wash the bad taste from their mouths following the presidential nomination of former Republican, Bob Barr.

It wasn’t just that Barr was seen as an impure strain of Libertarian; some members felt he had hi-jacked the proceedings by manipulating the sparsely attended, convention-style nomination process.… Read more ...

From Tancredo for Governor: “Fighting a Sanctuary City Mayor”

Bay Buchanan of Tancredo for Governor 2010 sends this along:

Tom Tancredo needs our help! And he needs it now!

As you probably know, Tom is running for Governor of Colorado against Denver’s Mayor John Hickenlooper.

Let me tell you something about Hickenlooper:

  • For seven years Hickenlooper has run a sanctuary city, which has encouraged hundreds of thousands of illegals to its city limits.
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Bay Buchanan Passes this Along on Behalf of Tom Tancredo

I received the following message from Bay Buchanan who manages Tom Tancredo’s PAC.

Dear Conservative,

I’m not sure if you had a chance to read this important message from Tom Tancredo announcing his candidacy for Governor of Colorado.

If you haven’t done so already, would you please make a generous donation to his campaign?

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2008 Constitution Party Presidential Rivals To Speak At Same Conference

In 2008 Chuck Baldwin and Alan Keyes were the main two contenders for the Constitution Party’s presidential nomination. Baldwin won with a 2-1 majority and afterward Keyes refused to endorse Baldwin. Keyes later formed his own party.

Now Baldwin and Keyes are slated to appear, and speak, at the same convention.… Read more ...

Boston Tea Party national convention may have live events in St Louis while Libertarian national convention is underway

Posted by inDglass at http://www.bostontea.us/node/776:

Get Involved!

The Boston Tea Party National Convention will be held at www.bostontea.us from Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 7:00 PM ET to Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 7:00 PM ET. Live events at times and places to be determined may also be held in St.… Read more ...