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IPR EXCLUSIVE Interview with Jon Barrie: New Mexico’s Independent American Party Candidate for U.S. Senate by Peter Gemma

Independent Political Report: Jon, first thanks for slowing down enough from your frantic pace of campaigning to talk with the Independent Political Report. Second, congrats on making ballot access in a very tough state. Tell me about your background.

Jon Barrie: Thanks, Peter. I was born in Paris, Tennessee as an army brat.… Read more ...

Virgil Goode Interviews and Immigration Views

Since Barack Obama’s and Mitt Romney’s speeches on immigration reform, Virgil Goode, presidential nominee of the Constitution Party, has weighed in on this controversial issue.

Former Congressman Virgil Goode told reporters this morning in Roanoke he plans to put a stop to granting citizenship to all immigrants.

And he says President Obama‘s recent decision to allow illegal people citizenship should be reversed.

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Gary Johnson media coverage updates with links

The following is more recent media coverage of Libertarian Presidential nominee Gary Johnson.

First is an interview with NPR’s Michel Martin where he sat down in studio to discuss his record as Governor, libertarian views, and capturing Ron Paul supporters.

MARTIN: Well, you’re also arguing that you are where many of the American people are, if not most, in the sense of being socially progressive or inclusive or not wanting to have a heavy government imprint in the personal lives of Americans.

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Two new video interviews with Gary Johnson – Attempting to bring in Ron Paul supporters

Presidential candidate Gary Johnson is continuing to rack up media interviews, but ones that are a little more niche. The first is a short, fast paced interview on Polipop, a youtube channel with many different affiliates posting their own philosophical views, and the occasional debate.

The second is an interview with Ron Paul Flix’s Israel Anderson, a site dedicated to promoting news and views for Ron Paul.… Read more ...

Jill Stein featured on New York Times’ ‘The Caucus’ blog

Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein was interviewed by the New York Times today, for their blog The Caucus.  The full interview can be read here.

Q. Why are you running for president?

Jill Stein, a Green Party candidate for president, during her campaign for governor in May 29, 2002.Michael Manning/Associated PressJill Stein, a Green Party candidate for president, during her campaign for governor of Massachusetts in 2002.
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Lee Wrights on Liberty Underground

Libertarian presidential nomination candidate Lee Wrights being interviewed on the Liberty Underground radio show:

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Wrights explains how his “Stop All War” platform applies to both foreign intervention and to government’s wars on the economic and individual freedom of the American people.… Read more ...

Root: ‘Devastating Rebuke for Mainstream Media’

By Wayne Allyn Root, Former Libertarian Vice Presidential Nominee 

Newt Gingrich may have won South Carolina. But this wasn’t a Newt victory, as much as it was a devastating rebuke to the national media. 

Study the poll numbers. Yes, Romney really dropped the ball with the tax return and 15% capital gains issues, but the numbers started flipping from a Romney landslide to a Newt Gingrich landslide only after the ABC television interview with Newt’s ex-wife.… Read more ...

Alternet Interview with Bob Henry Baber, WV Mountain Party gubernatorial candidate

Dave Schwab at Green Party Watch:

Over at Alternet, Jeff Biggers has published a detailed interview with Bob Henry Baber, the West Virginia Mountain Party’s candidate for governor in an October 4th special election:

In a blatant genuflect to the coal industry’s stranglehold over state politics, the West Virginia Broadcasters Association blocked the participation of popular Mountain Party gubernatorial candidate Dr.

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Ben Chipman, only independent in Maine legislature, to be on IPR Radio tonight at 8 PM EST

Ben Chipman is a Green Party activist in Maine and was elected to the state legislature this year as an independent.  I, Ross Levin, along with Daniel Surman, will be interviewing him tonight on blogtalk radio.  Chipman has been a Green Party activist for a long time, including being an aide to Maine’s only former Green state legislator and a member of the Portland Charter Commission.… Read more ...

Ben Chipman, elected independent and Green activist, will be on IPR Radio Tues. Dec 14th at 8 PM EST

I, Ross Levin will be interviewing Ben Chipman, who was elected to the Maine state house of representatives in the 2010 election. Chipman has been a Green Party activist for a long time, including being an aide to Maine’s only former Green state legislator and a member of the Portland Charter Commission.… Read more ...

Libertarian Warren Redlich Interviewed about his campaign for NY governor

Kyle at LP blog:

On Thursday October 21, 2010, the Local East Village Newspaper interviewed Warren Redlich to discuss his thoughts on government spending, the war on drugs and student loans.

 Redlich is the Libertarian Party candidate for governor of New York who has some unconventional ideas for fixing the state’s $8 billion deficit.… Read more ...

TPID: Interview with Darcy Richardson

Last week at Third Party and Independent Daily, I published a lengthy three-part interview with Darcy Richardson.  Darcy is a veteran independent political activist, a historian of the third party and independent political tradition in the United States, and a candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Florida, running on the Independent gubernatorial ticket of economist and author Farid Khavari. … Read more ...