The NJLP has received interest from more than 60 prospective candidates interested in running in 2021 since launching its latest recruitment.
Third Party archive on Democracy Chronicles
The third party archive is about seeking to end America's two-party system. Libertarian, Green and independent candidates will be highlighted. Also see our entire section on third parties called Third Party Central where you can find information on every small party in the country.
HR1 includes a poison pill intended to eliminate electoral competition and voter preference, further entrenching the polarizing duopoly.
This precedent would have helped in Florida in 2020, when the Party for Socialism & Liberation sued over FEC recognition requirement.
The Republican party in Iowa is agitated by competition from Libertarian which is causing it legislate barriers for alternative candidates.
Former Philip Morris exec is behind a new centrist party, the Serve American Movement, bankrolling the party almost single-handedly.
Arizona Supreme Court is still to explain why it removed rapper Kanye West from the ballot as independent for president in 2020.
Feb. 22, U.S. Supreme Court revealed it won’t hear Kopitke v Bell, 20-897, the challenge to the NC independent presidential petition.
Some have suggested that non-partisan elections are the best way to reduce polarisation. Newly published findings disagree with this view.
Poll shows that most Americans believe there should be a third party because Democrats and Republicans have failed to represent Americans.
In order to get on the ballot, a candidate must meet a variety of complex, state-specific filing requirements and deadlines.