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Dr. Feldman Comments at Irregular Times, Gets Called a Terrorist

Originally published at American Third Party Report

On the Irregular Times article “Is America Not Safe?” by ,  Dr. Marc Allan Feldman, a candidate for the Libertarian Party’s 2016 presidential nomination, disputed the premise of the article that the United States is perfectly safe.  Feldman argued:

America is not safe.

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Could Gingrich or Romney be the Americans Elect Nominee?

Jim Cook reports at Irregular Times

With 77 days to go before the first ballot, the combination corporation/political party called Americans Elect opened up a system today for delegates to draft presidential candidates to appear in its proprietary, privatized online presidential nominating system. The official rules of Americans Elect create three standards by which a draft candidate can qualify to appear on the ballot.

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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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Americans Elect ballot access and other updates

Ballot Access News reports on Americans Elect petition drives going on in Wyoming, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Montana, South Carolina, and as we previously noted, Rhode Island, Maine, Tennessee, Georgia, Oregon, Colorado, Alabama, and Arkansas (the last one may already be finished; I don’t know whether any of the others are yet).… Read more ...

Americans Elect coverage at Ballot Access News, Irregular Times and ThirdPartyPolitics.us

Since my last update:

Latest updates on Americans Elect

At Ballot Access News:

Portland, Oregon TV Station News Clip About Americans Elect

Editorial Page Editor of Tallahassee Democrat Newspaper on Americans Elect

Stanley Greenberg on Independent Voters and on Chances of a Strong Third Force in 2012 Presidential Race

Dan Morain Article on Americans Elect Carries More Detail than Most Such Articles

Fox News Airs Five-Minute Interview with Elliot Ackerman, Spokesman for Americans Elect

At Irregular Times:

Chairs of Americans Elect Rules Committee: A Coal/Casino GOP Lobbyist and a Lieberman Democrat

Americans Elect Spins Clear Trends on Economy and the Budget into Third Way Centrism

Americans Elect Corporation names itself a Grassroots Movement, embraces “Moderate” Ideological Label

Americans Elect Picks Core Questions for 2012 without Member Input

Asked Point Blank, Americans Elect Refuses to Disclose $$$ from Billionaire Peter Ackerman

Ron Paul fans and GOPsters Flood Americans Elect Facebook Page

Our Oregon Sums Up Current Knowledge on Americans Elect

Democracy21 asks IRS to Investigate Americans Elect for Corporate Code Violations

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Veiled references to Americans Elect in the media

Ballot Access News:

Steve Kornacki, Salon’s news editor, has this commentary on the chances of a powerful third force presidential candidate next year.

The column, and similar commentary, usually say that minor party and independent candidates for important office never win. These articles should acknowledge that in the period starting in 1970, there have been seven gubernatorial elections and six U.S.… Read more ...

Washington Post Columnist Calls for Centrist Third Party Movement

From Matt Miller at the Washington Post via Third Party and Independent Daily:

I’m a Clinton White House alum who had hoped President Obama could usher in the debate we need. It’s hardly all his fault that we’re not there, but I’m convinced the parties’ interest groups and “thought police” make real progress impossible without a new force that shakes things up.

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