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LI, NY daily newspaper acknowledges impact and growth of third party vote

The Long Island daily newspaper, Newsday, has the following editorial published on-line, and in the Sunday print version of the paper:

(excerpt from) Newsday
Box Score
110%

That’s the increase in votes cast for non-major party candidates in this year’s New York gubernatorial election, compared with 2006. Nearly 200,000 people supported a candidate other than the Republican or Democratic nominees…

In print in the Sunday, November 7, 2010 issue, opinion section, page A33

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