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Gary Johnson campaign runs full-page ad in today’s New York Times calling for debate inclusion

Richard Winger at Ballot Access News reports today:

The September 14 New York Times print edition contains a full-page ad from the Gary Johnson-Bill Weld presidential campaign, subtitled, “An Open Letter to the Commission on Presidential Debates.” It points out that polls show 62% of the public want the Libertarian ticket in the debates.

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Connecticut paper features Scott Deshefy, Green US House candidate

Posted by Dave Schwab at Green Party Watch:

Ray Hackett of the Norwich Bulletin recently wrote a article featuring Scott Deshefy, the 2008 and 2010 Green candidate for US House CT-2, entitled “This could be the year for impact of third party”.

Is this the year when a third party can make significant inroads in Connecticut politics?

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette columnist: ‘Nader deserves more respect than he gets’

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette columnist Tony Norman offers a mea culpa for his previous Nader-bashing and some great compliments for the man.  Read the full thing here.

For the last decade, Mr. Nader has been portrayed as a pill by the popular press — a humorless, Quixotic figure doomed to eternal political isolation thanks to his uncompromising devotion to principle.

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