Tag Archives: Electoral College

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 ...

Ralph Nader: Donald Trump, Resign Now for America’s Sake

Author and consumer advocate Ralph Nader, the 1996 and 2000 Green Party presidential nominee, 2004 Independent presidential candidate and Reform Party presidential nominee, and 2008 Independent presidential candidate and the Peace and Freedom Party presidential nominee, published the following editorial today on his website Nader.org. 

Where are the calls for Trump’s resignation?… Read more ...

Alliance Party May 2020 Newsletter

The Alliance Party today sent out its first newsletter since nominating the presidential ticket of Rocky De La Fuente and Darcy Richardson last month.

2020 Virtual Convention:

On April 25th the Alliance Party held it first National Convention, State Delegates and speakers held the convention on Zoom which was simulcast on YouTube for observers.… Read more ...

Green Party: Time to democratize the Electoral College


Greens’ Civil Actions to Democratize the Electoral College Revives a Lost Motive behind the March on Washington

September 17 | Posted by admin | Electoral CollegeGreen Party

by Asa Gordon
Executive Director, Douglass Institute of Government
Chair, DC Statehood Green Party Electoral College Taskforce

Jonathan Yardley’s book review “The Lost motive behind the march” (The Washington Post, Sunday, August 25, 2013, B8) of ‘The March on Washington: Jobs, Freedom, and the Forgotten History of Civil Rights ‘ by William P.

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Constitution Party Releases June Newsletter

The Constitution Party released its latest monthly newsletter “News at a Glance” on June 21st. The two pages online newsletter features an article about the party’s view on the Electoral College as well as a message from National Chairman Frank Fluckiger on recent CP news.

The newsletter is available below:

http://www.constitutionparty.com/Portals/0/SiteImages/Newsletter%20PDF/2013-06-21-Newsletter_Issue_6.pdfRead more ...

Latest Articles on Americans Elect at Ballot Access News and Irregular Times

Since our last update:

At Ballot Access News:

Americans Elect Web Page Posts New National Ballot Access Petition Count

The Americans Elect web page now says the group has obtained 1,903,444 signatures on petitions to get on the ballot, so far. This contrasts with the figure of three weeks ago, which was 1,829,264.

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Massachusetts Legislature Passes National Popular Vote Bill

Ballot Access News reports:

On July 27, the Massachusetts legislature gave final approval to the National Popular Vote Plan bill. Governor DuVal Patrick is expected to sign it. Massachusetts will be the sixth state to approve the plan. The others are Hawaii, Washington, New Jersey, Maryland and Illinois.

According to BAN comments that brings the plan up to 73 votes.… Read more ...

Green Party Black Caucus Protests Odious Redemptionist-era rulings being invoked by the Obama Justice Department

As posted by Ian Wilder at onthewilderside.com:

The BLACK CAUCUS OF THE GREEN PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES (GPBC) in a letter of protest to Attorney General, Eric Holder registered their strong objection that in this case of controversy an Assistant United States Attorney in the Department of Justice in argument before the Appellate Court has invoked odious Redemptionist-era rulings of the Supreme Court that reestablished white supremacy and overturned Reconstruction.

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Green Party member’s civil action against Electoral College Mal-Apportionment goes to court 1/14/10

On The Wilder Side, also at GP.org and contact.ipr@gmail.com:

Asa Gordon

Asa Gordon

Green Party calls Asa Gordon’s action a demand for fair elections, voters’ rights, and racial justice

A major voting rights civil action filed by Green Party leader Asa Gordon is scheduled for oral argument in the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia (No.… Read more ...

Oral argument scheduled for: Green’s Democratizing the Electoral College Civil Action

The full text below was sent out as an e-mail alert/press release by Asa Gordon:

By order of the United States Court of Appeals : Gordon (Plaintiff/Appellant) v Biden (Defendant/Appellee)  is now SCHEDULED FOR ORAL ARGUMENT ON JANUARY 14th, 2010 before the UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA CIRCUIT

FINAL BRIEF”S filed in Gordon v Biden (Green’s Democratizing the Electoral College Civil Action) .

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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 ...

In DC, Asa Gordon to teach class on “Democratizing the Electoral College”

Asa Gordon is Chair of the D.C Statehood Green Party Electoral College Task Force; a member of the Green Party Black Caucus Organizing Committee; and is the founder and Executive Director of the Douglass Institute of Government (DIG).

Asa Gordon will be presenting the class “Democratizing the Electoral College” on Thursday, July 16th, 2009 at 6:45 pm through the Social Action & Leadership School for Activists (SALSA) of the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) in Washington, DC.… Read more ...