Last November, when the Modern Whig Party was claiming to have elected its first person, IPR wrote this:
The Modern Whig Party – which seeks to cater to disenchanted Democrats and Republicans – has announced that it has its first win under its belt only months after forming. It is unclear from the press releasewhether he ran for office under the Modern Whig banner or not, but according to a commenter he ran as a Democrat.
Former independent congressional candidate Cindy Sheehan sent an email to supporters that conveyed her condolences to the Kennedy family and the people of Massachussetts. She also talked about her progress on a new project.
“My vote against this misbegotten war (Iraq) is the best vote I have cast in the United States Senate since I was elected in 1962.”
Senator Ted Kennedy
I would like to extend my sincere condolences to the Kennedy family and the people of Massachusetts on the death of Senator Edward Kennedy.
The Obama White House—full of supposedly smart political advisors led by the President of the “Change You Can Believe In” campaign movement of 2008—is in disarray. Worse, multiple, confusing varieties of disarray provoking public confusion, internal Democratic Party strife, and the slow withdrawal of belief in Mr.… Read more ...
While the mainstream news reports on Papa John’s pizza, and its founder’s retrieved Camaro, the political world has been percolating the story about a unique, independent candidate running for Mayor of Minneapolis, who happens to be called “Papa John.” Papa John Kolstad received his nickname as a blues singer. He will be running on the ballot name “Independent Civic Leader”.… Read more ...
John Sophocleus was the 2002 Libertarian Party candidate for Governor of Alabama. I worked on his campaign.
The description of the video at Motorhome Diaries:
When visiting the good folks at the http://mises.org the http://motorhomehomediaries crew were told about John Sophocleus, a professor who’s property the Alabama Department of Transportation was attempting to seize.… Read more ...
Several of the former members of the Cannabis Science, Inc. board of directors are former candidates for the Libertarian Party presidential and vice presidential nominations and/or members of the Libertarian National Committee. The author of the article, Tom Knapp, is a candidate for the party’s 2012 presidential nomination.