Tag Archives: None of the Above

Libertarian Party: None Of The Above for President?

A number of IPR readers and writers, including Gene Berkman, Chuck Moulton, JT and Sane Libertarian have suggested in recent IPR comments that the field of candidates currently seeking the LP presidential nomination is so weak that we would be better off running no candidate at all.

I’m wondering what the rest of our readers think.… Read more ...

David Franke: ‘Fun on Election Day’

Posted by David Franke at LewRockwell.com blog:

I don’t look at voting as a patriotic duty, or as having any intrinsic importance (there isn’t a worthless Fed note’s difference between the major parties). Rather, I look at it as a form of self-expression; whenever possible, you try to give a finger to the incumbent crooks.… Read more ...

None of the above ballot option could have large role in Nevada US Senate race

H/T Gene Berkman:

Michael Blood writes in the San Francisco Chronicle/Associated Press:

Choosing “none of the above,” the default option on quizzes, is looming as a potential factor in the dead-heat Nevada Senate race for voters who don’t like either Democrat Harry Reid or Republican Sharron Angle.

Voters in the Silver State have nine choices on the ballot next week — eight are candidates, including Reid and Angle.

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In Pennsylvania, several write-in candidates beat out candidates on the ballot

Hat tip to Ballot Access News for the story.

(excerpt from) The York Daily Record
Write-ins beat candidates on ballot in some towns

In Franklintown, the mayor ran a write-in campaign and won with just one vote.
By Teresa Ann Boeckel

In a few races around York County, write-in winners edged out candidates on the ballot during the Nov.

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Farah urges votes for ‘None of the Above’

WorldNetDaily’s Joseph Farah is trying to get voters to write in “None of the Above” in the presidential race this year. His book “None of the Above” will be released later this month.

Farah said, “Coinciding with the release of this book Aug. 19, I will be releasing the results of a scientific poll commissioned by me to determine the extent of the disenchantment with McCain and Obama.… Read more ...

Suspected fraud in BTP online convention voting

posted at Last Free Voice by ElfNinosMom

In the Boston Tea Party’s online convention, there is some very serious concern about fraudulent voting.

It appears that some people may be creating multiple accounts – one seems to have as many as 12 accounts from the same IP – so they can vote multiple times; it appears those votes were cast for “None of the Above”, causing a situation wherein the top candidate for the VP slot was tied with NOTA.… Read more ...