Daily Archives: January 28, 2009

City Council races in Burlington, Vermont on March 3rd

Burlington, Vermont is one of the most friendly cities in the nation to third parties.  On “Town Meeting Day,” which will be March 3rd this year, citizens will gather and elect local officials with instant runoff voting.  Their choices include independents, Burlington Greens, Democrats, [read more]

Philadelphia Inquirer runs Ralph Nader op-ed on Pennsylvania ballot access

Heavy costs of a run by a third party in Pa.
But 2 challenges are part of the Bonusgate probe.

By Ralph Nader
Independent candidate for president in 2008

Philadelphia Inquirer

If you want to run for public office in Pennsylvania, and you’re neither a Republican nor [read more]

Ronald Hardy interviews Illinois Green House Distict 5 candidate Deb Gordils at Green Party Watch

Original interview posted at GPW. Posted to IPR by Paulie.

Five candidates are seeking the Illinois Green Party nomination to run in the special election to replace Rahm Emanuel in the US House in District 5. There will be a primary on March 3rd [read more]

Constitution Party: Global Taxes and Global TV Now on the Agenda


by Cliff Kincaid
Accuracy in Media

In addition to global taxes, “The Global Agenda 2009” report urges creation of a global television channel.

President Obama’s pick for Treasury Secretary, Timothy Geithner, is being urged to lay the [read more]