Several days ago, American Third Party Reportbroke news that the Constitution Party of New Mexico (CPNM) went against the national party and nominated a ticket of Samm Tittle for president and CPNM chairman J.W. Fakes for vice president.
I contacted Fakes to confirm the report and determine whether the CPNM had, in effect, disaffiliated from the national party with the move.… Read more ...
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:
Charles Kraut 77.8
Samm Tittle 46.35
Don Grundmann 25.25
Daniel Clyde Cummings 13.1
Blankenship, 70, was the CEO of Massey, a coal mining company, from 2000 until 2010. … Read more ...
As Ballot Access Newsreports, the Constitution Party yesterday changed its National Convention from a meatspace affair to a cyberspace event. This comes as the coronavirus pandemic forces closures around the world, with local governments shuttering nonessential businesses and advising or ordering residents to remain home.
The party’s executive committee voted to hold the convention by video-conference May 1-2, rather than the planned venue of St.… Read more ...
The city of St. Louis, Missouri has banned any public gatherings of more than fifty people due to the coronavirus pandemic. Therefore, unless the ban is lifted before the planned Constitution Party National Convention on April 29 through May 2, the Convention will not be able to go forward.
With the threat of coronavirus cancelling large gatherings, I have attempted to contact the leadership of the Constitution Party since earlier this week to confirm whether the National Convention will go forward as scheduled April 29 to May 2 in St. Louis, Missouri. Thus far I have received no responses. I discussed the matter with Constitution Party presidential candidate Dr.… Read more ...
As of June 22, 38 individuals have filed with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) to run for President of the United States in 2016. Of these, 16 filed as Independent, None, or Other; 13 filed as Republicans; eight filed as Democrats; and one filed as Libertarian.
Joshua Fauver is the vice-chairman of the Clarion Call to Unite Committee (CCTUC), which seeks to unite all minor right-wing and constitutionalist third parties under one banner. He was formerly affiliated with the Constitution Party and is currently running for state representative in his home state of Louisiana in the 2015 elections. … Read more ...