Tag Archives: Jon Barrie

Frank Fluckiger: Stand with the Constitution Party in the Fight for Ballot Access Across America

Published on the Constitution Party’s Facebook page on September 13, 2013: 

Dear Friend of the Constitution Party:

The New York City Board of Elections recently disqualified three independent candidates for Mayor because they did not have enough valid signatures on their petitions to be included on the ballot.

Colorado voters recalled an incumbent Democrat on Tuesday but their only choice to replace him was a Republican.… Read more ...

Final numbers: Jon Barrie, New Mexico’s Independent US Senate candidate

New Mexico’s Jon Barrie started out his quixotic US Senate campaign in the Summer trying to get on the ballot by securing the necessary 6000 signatures (Democrats and Republicans need only 2000).  Barrie turned in 10,000+ but was told by the GOP Secretary of State he fell 277 short. She would not allow a timely review to find clerical errors etc.… Read more ...

Jon Barrie: Cut Military Aid to Egypt, Pakistan, and Libya

Press release from Jon Barrie. It identifies him as an independent candidate, although he is actually the candidate of the Independent American Party.

(Albuquerque) … Jon Barrie, the Independent candidate for U.S. Senate [NM], called for a cut off in U.S. aid to Pakistan, Egypt, and Libya. “As a U.S. Senator, I would follow an ‘America First’ foreign policy.… Read more ...

Polls for Three Western U.S. Senate Races Show Alternative Party Nominees Holding Balance of Power

Ballot Access News:

Recently, a poll of the Montana U.S. Senate race showed these results: Tester (Dem. incumbent) 44%, Rehberg (Republican) 42%, Cox (Libertarian) 8%, undecided 6%.

A poll of the Nevada U.S. Senate race showed: Heller (Rep. incumbent) 47%, Berkeley (Democrat) 44%, Vanderbeek (Independent American) 4%, other or undecided 5%.

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New Mexico Senate: Independent Jon Barrie Scores 9% in Competing Polls

Independent surveys this week by the Democrat and Republican U.S. Senate candidates show independent Jon Barrie scoring 9 percent in the three way contest to succeed retiring Democratic Sen. Jeff Bingaman.

According to GOP pollster Glen Bolger, former U.S. Representative Heather Wilson is holding down 42 percent of the vote to Democratic Representative Martin Heinrich’s 43 percent.… Read more ...

New Mexico IAP Candidate 277 Valid Signatures Short of Ballot Access

Jon Barrie submitted over ten thousand ballot access signatures to the New Mexico Secretary of State in late June, but the state has ruled that he is 277 valid signatures short of the required number (6,018).

On August 1, the New Mexico Secretary of State informed Jon Barrie that he doesn’t have enough valid signatures to be on the November ballot as the Independent American Party nominee for U.S.

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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 ...

Green, Constitution, and Independent American Parties Make the Ballot in New Mexico

The Green Party, Constitution Party, and Independent American Party have all been certified by the New Mexico Secretary of State as official parties, according to Richard Winger.

On April 26, the New Mexico Secretary of State’s office approved the ballot access petitions filed earlier this month for the Constitution Party, the Green Party, and the Independent American Party.

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