The Green Papers
2006 Political Parties
Parties Grouped by Classification

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The Classification of Political parties listed on

  1. Major Parties (those parties which received electoral votes through winning a plurality of a state's [or the District of Columbia's] popular vote in any presidential election between 1976 and 2004)
    1. Democrats and affiliates
    2. Republicans and affiliates
  2. Third Parties
    1. Major Third Parties and affiliates (any Party, other than the Democrats and the Republicans, receiving a minimum of 2/10ths of 1 percent of the nationwide popular vote in any presidential election between 1976 and 2004 and which fielded candidates in the previous presidential election [2004] are hereby defined as "Major third parties" for the purposes of "The Green Papers" website. Excluded from this are non-party Independent bids for President which received at least 0.2% of the nationwide popular vote. See Criteria for including Major Third Parties)
    2. Other Third Parties (i.e., not a Major Third Party)
  3. Independents (covering Unaffiliated, Nonpartisan and all the other synonyms/euphemisms for Independent)
  4. Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable


Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
200 Candidates

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
Alabama(Libertarian)Loretta NallCandidate for Governor
AlaskaLibertarianAlexander CrawfordCandidate for House At-Large
LibertarianRobert D. MirabalCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
LibertarianWilliam S. "Billy" ToienCandidate for Governor
American Samoa  
ArizonaLibertarianJason M. BlairCandidate for House CD 6
LibertarianJoe CobbCandidate for House CD 7
LibertarianPowell GammillCandidate for House CD 2
LibertarianErnest HancockCandidate for Secretary of State
(Libertarian)Ronald HardersCandidate for House CD 4
LibertarianBarry J. Hess, IICandidate for Governor
LibertarianRichard MackCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianDavid F. NolanCandidate for House CD 8
LibertarianDavid B. SchlosserCandidate for House CD 1
LibertarianWarren SeverinCandidate for House CD 5
LibertarianMark J. YannoneCandidate for House CD 3
CaliforniaLibertarianMichael BenoitCandidate for House CD 52
LibertarianPhilip Zimt BergCandidate for House CD 8
LibertarianMike BinkleyCandidate for House CD 36
LibertarianTed BrownCandidate for House CD 26
LibertarianDennis ChangCandidate for House CD 46
LibertarianBruce CohenCandidate for House CD 48
LibertarianDavid W. EricksonCandidate for House CD 25
LibertarianJames M. "Jim" EyerCandidate for House CD 9
LibertarianLeland FaegreCandidate for House CD 32
LibertarianRichard W. FriesenCandidate for House CD 6
LibertarianLars R. GrossmithCandidate for House CD 49
LibertarianE. Kent HinesleyCandidate for House CD 2
LibertarianBrian HoltzCandidate for House CD 14
LibertarianPhilip H. InmanCandidate for House CD 40
LibertarianPaul T. IrelandCandidate for House CD 35
LibertarianJim KellerCandidate for House CD 29
LibertarianPaul KingCandidate for House CD 50
LibertarianPaul KingCandidate for House CD 50
LibertarianGail K. LightfootCandidate for Secretary of State
LibertarianErnest H. "Ernie" LippeCandidate for House CD 53
LibertarianDan "Frodo" LitwinCandidate for House CD 51
LibertarianCamden White McConnellCandidate for House CD 7
LibertarianMichael S. MettiCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianDale F. OgdenCandidate for Insurance Commissioner
LibertarianArt OlivierCandidate for Governor
LibertarianHerb PetersCandidate for House CD 37
LibertarianKelley L. RossCandidate for House CD 28
LibertarianLynnette Marie ShawCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
LibertarianMarian SmithsonCandidate for Treasurer
LibertarianDonna TelloCandidate for Controller
LibertarianDouglas Arthur "Art" TumaCandidate for House CD 3
LibertarianDan WarrenCandidate for House CD 4
LibertarianKenneth A. "Ken" WeissmanCandidate for Attorney General
ColoradoLibertarianDwight K. HardingCandidate for Attorney General
LibertarianNorm OlsenCandidate for House CD 2
LibertarianBert L. "Bob" SargentCandidate for House CD 3
LibertarianDawn Winkler-KinatederCandidate for Governor
LibertarianJack J. WoehrCandidate for House CD 6
ConnecticutLibertarianRichard C. Connelly, Jr .Candidate for Comptroller
LibertarianSteven EdelmanCandidate for Treasurer
LibertarianPhilip Z. "Phil" MayminCandidate for House CD 4
LibertarianKen MosherCandidate for Secretary of State
DelawareLibertarianWilliam E. MorrisCandidate for Senate Class 1
District of Columbia  
Florida(Libertarian)Neil J. EvangelistaCandidate for House CD 22
(Libertarian)John Wayne SmithCandidate for Governor
GeorgiaLibertarianAllen BuckleyCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
LibertarianJack CashinCandidate for Commissioner of Agriculture
LibertarianDavid ChastainCandidate for Superintendent of Education
LibertarianGarrett Michael HayesCandidate for Governor
LibertarianKevin MadsenCandidate for Secretary of State
HawaiiLibertarianOzell Amahari DanielCandidate for Governor
LibertarianLloyd Jeffrey "Jeff" MallanCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianLi ZhaoCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
IdahoLibertarianTed DunlapCandidate for Governor
Illinois(Libertarian)Mark Robert McCoyCandidate for Governor
LibertarianAnthony W. WilliamsCandidate for House CD 2
IndianaLibertarianMike KoleCandidate for Secretary of State
LibertarianSteve OsbornCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianDavid Eric "Eric" SchansbergCandidate for House CD 9
LibertarianSheri Conover SharlowCandidate for House CD 5
IowaLibertarianKevin LittenCandidate for Governor
KansasLibertarianRob HodgkinsonCandidate for Secretary of State
LibertarianCarl KramerCandidate for Governor
LibertarianPatrick WilburCandidate for Commissioner of Insurance
KentuckyLibertarianPaul ArdCandidate for House CD 6
LibertarianBrian HouillionCandidate for House CD 4
LibertarianDonna Walker ManciniCandidate for House CD 3
LouisianaLibertarianPeter Justin BearyCandidate for House CD 1
LibertarianJames Lee Blake, Jr.Candidate for House CD 3
LibertarianRayburn ClipperCandidate for Secretary of State
LibertarianRichard M. FontanesiCandidate for House CD 6
LibertarianGregory W. "Rhumbline" KahnCandidate for House CD 2
LibertarianBrent SandersCandidate for House CD 5
LibertarianS. B. A. ZaitoonCandidate for Commissioner of Insurance
MarylandLibertarianCharles Curtis McPeek, Sr.Candidate for House CD 3
(Libertarian)Kevin B. ZeeseCandidate for Senate Class 1
MichiganLibertarianScotty BomanCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
LibertarianMark ByrneCandidate for House CD 10
LibertarianGregory "Greg" CreswellCandidate for Governor
LibertarianDick GachCandidate for House CD 8
LibertarianAdam GoodmanCandidate for House CD 9
LibertarianBill HallCandidate for Attorney General
LibertarianKenneth E. HoweCandidate for House CD 6
LibertarianAllitta HrenCandidate for House CD 4
LibertarianRobert L. HutchinsonCandidate for House CD 7
LibertarianAndy LeCureauxCandidate for House CD 12
LibertarianKen ProctorCandidate for House CD 1
LibertarianSteve Samoranski, IICandidate for House CD 5
LibertarianLeonard SchwartzCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianJeff A. SteinportCandidate for House CD 3
LibertarianGregory Scott StempfleCandidate for House CD 15
LibertarianJohn J. TatarCandidate for House CD 11
LibertarianSteven Van TilCandidate for House CD 2
MississippiLibertarianHarold M. TaylorCandidate for Senate Class 1
MissouriLibertarianCharles W. BaumCandidate for Auditor
LibertarianErik S. BuckCandidate for House CD 6
LibertarianRobert ChristophelCandidate for House CD 3
LibertarianKevin CraigCandidate for House CD 7
LibertarianRobb E. CunninghamCandidate for House CD 1
LibertarianFrank GilmourCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianSteven R. HedrickCandidate for House CD 9
LibertarianBryce A. HolthouseCandidate for House CD 4
LibertarianRandall David "Randy" LangkraehrCandidate for House CD 5
LibertarianBranden C. McCulloughCandidate for House CD 8
LibertarianTamara A. MillayCandidate for House CD 2
MontanaLibertarianMike FellowsCandidate for House At-Large
LibertarianStan JonesCandidate for Senate Class 1
NevadaLibertarianJim DuensingCandidate for House CD 1
LibertarianJoseph P. "Joe" SilvestriCandidate for House CD 3
LibertarianBrendan TrainorCandidate for Senate Class 1
New Hampshire(Libertarian)Dan BelfortiCandidate for House CD 1
LibertarianKenneth E. "Ken" Blevens, Sr.Candidate for House CD 2
(Libertarian)Richard B. KahnCandidate for Governor
(Libertarian)Chester "Chet" LaPointeCandidate for House CD 2
New JerseyLibertarianRichard "Jay" EdgarCandidate for House CD 4
LibertarianLeonard "Len" FlynnCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianLou JasikoffCandidate for House CD 8
LibertarianRichard S. RothCandidate for House CD 11
LibertarianDarren YoungCandidate for House CD 7
New Mexico  
New YorkLibertarianJohn J. CainCandidate for Comptroller
LibertarianJohn CliftonCandidate for Governor
LibertarianStephen "Steve" FingerCandidate for House CD 11
LibertarianChristopher B. "Chris" GarveyCandidate for Attorney General
LibertarianJeffrey T. "Jeff" RussellCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianMichael J. "Mike" Sylvia, IIICandidate for House CD 24
North Carolina  
North DakotaLibertarianRoland RiemersCandidate for Senate Class 1
Northern Marianas  
Ohio(Libertarian)William S. "Bill" PeirceCandidate for Governor
Oregon(Libertarian)Deborah L. "Deb" AndrewsCandidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction
LibertarianDrake DavisCandidate for House CD 1
LibertarianRichard MorleyCandidate for Governor
Pennsylvania(Libertarian)Berlie Etzel, Jr.Candidate for House CD 5
(Libertarian)Thomas "Tom" MartinCandidate for Senate Class 1
(Libertarian)John Andrew MurphyCandidate for House CD 16
(Libertarian)Ronald SatzCandidate for Governor
Puerto Rico  
Rhode Island  
South CarolinaLibertarianJohn Macarewich CobinCandidate for House CD 4
LibertarianTimothy "Tim" MoultrieCandidate for Superintendent of Education
South DakotaLibertarianJade AgerCandidate for Commissioner of School and Public Lands
LibertarianTom GerberCandidate for Governor
LibertarianRandy RistesundCandidate for Attorney General
LibertarianLarry RudebuschCandidate for House At-Large
TexasLibertarianGuillermo AcostaCandidate for House CD 17
LibertarianKen AshbyCandidate for House CD 30
LibertarianMichael BadnarikCandidate for House CD 10
LibertarianJudy BakerCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
LibertarianMike BurrisCandidate for Comptroller of Public Accounts
LibertarianChristopher J. ClaytorCandidate for House CD 3
LibertarianBarbara CunninghamCandidate for House CD 25
LibertarianMichael A. FrenchCandidate for Commissioner of General Land Office
LibertarianMark FrohmanCandidate for House CD 24
LibertarianRich HaasCandidate for House CD 26
LibertarianJohn B. HawleyCandidate for House CD 32
LibertarianKurt G. HelmCandidate for House CD 4
LibertarianMichael IdrogoCandidate for House CD 20
LibertarianScott Lanier JamesonCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianFred C. JonesCandidate for House CD 19
LibertarianMatt McAdooCandidate for House CD 31
LibertarianClifford Lee MessinaCandidate for House CD 29
LibertarianMike NelsonCandidate for House CD 5
LibertarianCarl NulsenCandidate for House CD 6
LibertarianGardner C. OsborneCandidate for House CD 12
LibertarianDrew ParksCandidate for House CD 7
LibertarianJuston J. "Justo" PerezCandidate for House CD 2
LibertarianDonald PerkisonCandidate for House CD 1
LibertarianRobert PowellCandidate for House CD 27
LibertarianJon RolandCandidate for Attorney General
(Libertarian)Grant RostigCandidate for House CD 25
LibertarianTabitha SerranoCandidate for Railroad Commissioner 2
LibertarianBob SmitherCandidate for House CD 22
LibertarianM. Bob SmitherCandidate for House CD 22
LibertarianGordon R. StricklandCandidate for House CD 16
LibertarianJames Arthur StrohmCandidate for House CD 21
LibertarianJim ThompsonCandidate for House CD 13
LibertarianPatrick WarrenCandidate for House CD 18
LibertarianJames WernerCandidate for Governor
LibertarianClay WoolamCandidate for Commissioner of Agriculture
UtahLibertarianLynn BadlerCandidate for House CD 1
LibertarianPhilip Lear "Phil" HallmanCandidate for House CD 3
LibertarianAustin Sherwood LettCandidate for House CD 2
LibertarianDave Starr SeelyCandidate for Senate Class 1
Virgin Islands  
VirginiaLibertarianWilbur Nathaniel "Bill" Wood, IIICandidate for House CD 10
WashingtonLibertarianBruce Macclement GuthrieCandidate for Senate Class 1
West Virginia  
Wisconsin(Libertarian)Roy LeyendeckerCandidate for Governor
LibertarianTim PetersonCandidate for Treasurer
WyomingLibertarianDennis BrossmanCandidate for Secretary of State
LibertarianThomas R. "Thom" RankinCandidate for House At-Large

Parties are listed as (party) where either it has been reported that a given candidacy is affiliated with a given Party but said affiliation does not appear on the ballot or 'The Green Papers' does not have independent confirmation from an election authority that the given Party has its own separate line on the ballot.


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