Tag Archives: Sarah Palin

Libertarian Party and Reform Party Respond to Press Inquiries About Sarah Palin Possibly Joining Third Party

From Ballot Access News, July 1st, 2013:

Recently, Sarah Palin hinted she would consider leaving the Republican Party. U.S. News and World Report contacted the Libertarian Party and the Reform Party to get reactions. See this story.

An excerpt from the linked article above, written by Steven Nelson and published on USNews.com today, follows:

Former vice presidential candidate and Gov.

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Pundit: Palin, Napolitano, and Perry Should Form Their Own Party

Bernie Quigley comments on what he thinks would be a formidable and workable third party over at The Pundit’s Blog at The Hill.

Ron Paul has brought a sea change in American politics. Without Paul there is no Tea Party of substance. It is merely a populist howl without vision or direction and we have heard it all before.

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Boston Tea Party: Palin a Member?

From an email sent to IPR by Darryl Perry, chair of the Boston Tea Party:

I was recently asked if Sarah Palin was a member of the BTP. This question arose from the fact that the former Alaska Governor has recently, one more than one occasion, quoted the BTP slogan, “party like it’s 1773!” Unlike other parties, BTP membership is confidential; I can neither confirm nor deny that Sarah Palin is a member of the BTP.… Read more ...

Independents Support Charlie Sheen over Sarah Palin for President, according to Public Policy Polling

From Public Policy Polling via Third Party and Independent Daily:

We’ve found a lot of brutal poll numbers for Sarah Palin so far in 2011: down in South Dakota, down in South Carolina, down in Arizona, only up by 1 point in Texas, only up by 1 point in Nebraska to name a few.

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Sarah Palin: Could She Run as an Independent or Third Party Candidate?

H/T Peter Gemma:

Suzi Parker at Politics Daily speculates that may run as something other than a Republican. Excerpt:

Palin certainly has many of the qualities of a third-party candidate – charismatic and passionate, with a status as an outsider intent on storming the barricades of the establishment.

Consider previous candidates with engaging and controversial personalities who attempted to carve their own path to the Oval Office.

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Libertarian Party Monday Message: Video from CPAC 2011

Dear Friend of Liberty,

I think you’ll enjoy this video of the LP in action at CPAC (pronounced "see-pack"), the Conservative Political Action Conference.

LP Headquarters staff and volunteers hosted a booth last Thursday through Saturday here in Washington, D.C., featuring the World’s Smallest Political Quiz and the "Republican Wall of Shame."

Our new video specialist, Nigel Lyons, interviewed everyone from Libertarians to Republicans, as well as representatives from various nonpartisan groups like Students for Liberty and Young Americans for Liberty.… Read more ...

Lisa Murkowski wins Senate race with write-in votes

(excerpt from) BBC News
Lisa Murkowski defeats Tea Party to win Senate race

Ms Murkowski was defeated in August for the [Republican] party nomination by Joe Miller, who had been endorsed by ex-Governor Sarah Palin.

Ms Murkowski told supporters to write her name on the ballot [for US Senator from Alaska], and is the first candidate to win a so-called write-in bid for Senate since 1954.

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Poll: 31% of GOP Primary Voters Lean Toward Third Party if Palin is GOP Presidential Nominee

Third Party and Independent Daily:

From Rasmussen, via KintlaLake:

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 31% of likely primary voters say they are at least somewhat likely to consider supporting a third-party candidate for president if former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin is the GOP nominee.

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Sarah Palin’s Robocall for Tom Tancredo

We reported yesterday that the American Constitution Party’s candidate for Governor of Colorado, Tom Tancredo, had received the endorsement of the former Governor of Alaska, Sarah Palin. Palin also recorded a robocall for Tancredo, which will be heard by voters from all over the state. In the call, Palin says in part:

“Tom is the right man for the job, and he’ll fight for lower taxes, he’ll stop growing government, and start growing the economy.

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Sarah Palin Endorses Tom Tancredo

This is late breaking news. See the PPS:

First, I want to tell you the latest.  With one day to go we remain in a statistical dead heat with the tax and spend, pro-amnesty Hickenlooper.  It’s just remarkable!  Hickenlooper has spent over $4 million in his campaign and we just broke $1 million last week.… Read more ...

Cindy Sheehan: ‘Major Hoax: Don’t Get Fooled Again’

Via Peace and Freedom Blog, registered Peace and Freedom Party voter Cindy Sheehan writes at Peace of the Action:

OAKLAND, CA – August 31, 2010 – Tomorrow, August 31st, in a fake ceremony in Baghdad, the U.S. will once again declare a false end to the war in Iraq.… Read more ...

Alaska: Will The Libertarian Party Sell Out Its Principles To Win A Senate Seat?

Think Progress:

In a stunning upset, Tea Party activist and Sarah Palin-endorsee Joe Miller appears to have upset incumbent Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) in Tuesday’s Republican primary election. Though there are still around ten thousand absentee ballots yet to be counted, analysts agree it is unlikely Murkowski will be able to close her 1,668 vote deficit.… Read more ...