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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 Lawsuit Goes to Trial

As Ballot Access News reports, Don Blankenship, the leading candidate for the Constitution Party’s 2020 presidential nomination, obtained a procedural victory in his defamation, false light invasion of privacy, and civil conspiracy lawsuit, which now goes to trial.  Blankenship is suing the National Republican Senatorial Committee, multiple media outlets, and individuals that incorrectly labeled him a “felon” during his unsuccessful 2018 run for the Republican Party’s U.S.… Read more ...