Tag Archives: Don Blankenship

American Shopping Party Shopping for a Presidential Candidate, Favors Jason Momoa

A couple days ago, Ballot Access News reported that the American Shopping Party (ASP), which has ballot access in Hawaii, is considering nominating a presidential ticket of businessman Rocky De La Fuente for president and entertainer Kanye West for vice president.  This is the same ticket the American Independent Party (AIP) nominated for the California ballot last month. Read more ...

Don Blankenship: Your Constitution Party Candidate for President (Campaign Update)

2020 Constitution Party presidential nominee Don Blankenship sent out the following campaign update last week:

Many Americans have learned that Democrats and Republicans legislate corruption into our laws and use that legalized corruption against American citizens.  They suppress our Constitutional rights to free speech, gun ownership, fair trials, and fair elections. … Read more ...

Constitution Party: Vermont and New Jersey Qualify for Ballot Access

The Constitution Party sent out the following press release yesterday to email subscribers concerning ballot access

With Covid 19 hampering our ballot access efforts, it has been a very challenging summer for the party. In spite of this, we have been pushing forward. Our newly elected and appointed regional chairmen have done a remarkable job in moving the ballot access effort forward.… Read more ...

Constitution Party: Your Help Is Again Urgently Needed

The Constitution Party sent the following message to the party’s email subscribers Thursday seeking presidential electors:

Because of your tremendous response, we succeeded in getting 55 electors in California. Your support was incredible! Securing those 55 electors was a prerequisite that provides the Constitution Party presidential candidate, Don Blankenship, with a strong probability of being on the California ballot this November.… Read more ...

Life and Liberty Party Holds First National Convention, Nominates Ticket

The conservative Life and Liberty Party held its first national convention this past Saturday on Zoom, as reported at American Third Party Report.  It nominated party chairman J.R. Myers of Alaska for president and professor Tiara Lusk of Idaho for vice president.  According to the party’s website, it is currently on the ballot in Arkansas and is attempting to appear on several others.… Read more ...

Constitution Party: The George Floyd Tragedy

The Constitution Party sent the following statement to subscribers today including a fundraising pitch and update on ballot access from the current chairman Frank Fluckiger as well as a statement from presidential nominee Don Blankenship on the killing of George Floyd

The news media has been replete with articles and comments regarding the inexcusable murder of George Floyd of Minneapolis.… Read more ...

Constitution Party of New Mexico Chairman Responds to IPR, Elected National Chairman Chimes in

Several days ago, American Third Party Report broke news that the Constitution Party of New Mexico (CPNM) went against the national party and nominated a ticket of Samm Tittle for president and CPNM chairman J.W. Fakes for vice president.

I contacted Fakes to confirm the report and determine whether the CPNM had, in effect, disaffiliated from the national party with the move.… Read more ...

Constitution Party Releases Statement on Don Blankenship Nomination

Earlier this week on the campaign website of businessman Don Blankenship, the Constitution Party released the following statement concerning its nomination last week of Blankenship for President and Michigan Taxpayers Party chairman William Mohr for Vice President.

The Constitution Party held its Presidential Nominating Convention telephonically on May 1 and 2, 2020.  … Read more ...

Constitution Party of Virginia Chairman Attacks Presidential Nominee Don Blankenship

John Bloom, chairman of the Constitution Party of Virginia, which disaffiliated from the national party last June and attempted to reaffiliate last month, wrote a letter, posted on American Third Party Report, in which he makes false statements about newly-minted 2020 Constitution Party presidential nominee Don Blankenship and calls the national Constitution Party a “FAKE political party.”… Read more ...

Constitution Party Nominates Don Blankenship for President on Second Ballot

At its National Convention online today, the Constitution Party nominated former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship for President on the second ballot. William Mohr was nominated unanimously for vice president.

As posted at Ballot Access News, the vote went as follows:

First ballot:

  1. Blankenship 139.5
  2. Charles Kraut 77.8
  3. Samm Tittle 46.35
  4. Don Grundmann 25.25
  5. Daniel Clyde Cummings 13.1

Second ballot:

  1. Blankenship 177
  2. Kraut 86.75
  3. Grundmann 24
  4. Tittle 21.25

Blankenship, 70, was the CEO of Massey, a coal mining company, from 2000 until 2010. … Read more ...

Don Blankenship: Lying US Government and Lying US Media

Don Blankenship, former CEO of Massey Energy and currently the frontrunner for the Constitution Party’s 2020 presidential nomination, released the following statement yesterday on his campaign website:

Interesting news this PM. Lying US Government and lying US media expressing surprise that China lied about virus. Yet there is no news that Govt and media obviously lied about UBB.… Read more ...

Don Blankenship: Statement on Extreme Free Trade

Don Blankenship, former CEO of Massey Energy and currently the frontrunner for the Constitution Party’s 2020 presidential nomination, released the following statement yesterday on his campaign website:

Our government and “extreme free trader” TV economists have told us for 5 decades that free trade with China would provide Americans prosperity, and so we gave China our jobs and our way of life.… Read more ...