AP Story: Third Party challenges in NJ and NY are warning sign

There is a long story with other commentary on this situation as Independent Political Report. Pundits are taking note of the 23rd CD race in New York that is becoming a race between Democrat Bill Owens and Conservative (not on the Republican Party line) Doug Hoffman. And, also, the New Jersey Governor’s race with Democrat […]

In New Jersey: Twelve candidates for Governor

from Ballot Access News New Jersey Newspaper Feature Story on All Gubernatorial Candidates October 26th, 2009 The Morristown, New Jersey Daily Record has this [see link below] very long and complete story about the nine candidates for New Jersey Governor who have not been getting much publicity. The story, of course, features the Libertarian Party […]

An intriguing idea: Luxury tax on self-funded campaigns

KW: Imagine if this idea was applied to Tom Golisano? We might not have an Independence Party of NY. And, we might not have had a NY State Senate Coup! (excerpt from) PolitickerNJ Daggett proposes luxury tax on self-funded campaigns By Matt Friedman TRENTON — Independent gubernatorial candidate Christopher Daggett wants to institute a “luxury […]