This article was sent to me by its author, S i Malleck, for publication here. I asked him what DFL stood for, and this was his explanation:
DFL stands for Democratic-Farmer-Labor. They were formed when the Democratic Party merged with the Farmer-Labor Party, which had been a third party in Minnesota, some decades ago. More info: wikipedia . So the DFL is the Democratic Party in Minnesota and its candidates are considered Democrats in the national scheme of things.
With most DFL legislators lining up behind another hike to the state’s minimum wage under the guise of [read more]
Wes Wagner has sent this letter today to the Libertarian Party State Chairs list:
I am writing and will make this brief — just so everyone has some updates on the status of things here in Oregon.
First and foremost we have already [read more]
From “Rolly: Cast-out candidate says convention eviction was Love’s doing” by Paul Rolly:
A congressional candidate who was kicked out of Saturday’s Salt Lake County Republican Convention says he was asked to leave after paying $300 for a [read more]
“Be Green Globally,” an international collaboration and fundraiser with the Green Parties of Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, is running through April 22nd, Earth Day. We’re starting conversations on common issues that affect our countries and the world.
We received over 200 [read more]
Last November, I traveled and spoke to European Libertarian groups in Moscow and in Madrid. The latest additions to our speaker lineup come from contacts I made during his trip.
Vera Kichanova is a [read more]
The six-page newsletter, The American Constitutionist, is available [read more]
We had 25 Constitution Party candidates in February. There were 30 more in March. Now, as of April, your Constitution Party is fielding 97 candidates across the country … there will even be [read more]
Our monthly open thread. Post news tips about alt parties and independent candidates, discuss any story that should be posted here but has not yet been posted, or even delve into completely off-topic stuff….just avoid quarantined thread subject [read more]
Adam Kokesh and Tisha Casida in Gypsum, Colorado
Tisha Casida is an independent candidate for U.S. House in Colorado’s 3rd district
Former Mayor Bloomberg passionately pleaded for mayors, moms, and millions of Americans to join his crusade – and [read more]
Dr. Cisse Spragins – Chair, LPMO
The Missouri Libertarian Party will have 30 candidates on the primary election ballot this August.
Once again, the Missouri LP is running a full [read more]
The Green Shadow Cabinet of the United States is about to turn one!
And we need your help to ensure we’ll be around to turn two!
That’s right. Our continued existence depends on you! We accept no money what-so-ever that comes with strings attached – that includes from advertisers, [read more]
The Libertarian Party of California has qualified Jonathan Jaech as a candidate for Attorney General in the June 3rd primary election. Mr Jaech is an attorney in practice in Los Angeles, a partner @ Novak Druce Connolly Bove & Quigg LLP.
Mr Jaech is [read more]