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2010 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 1980 and 2008)
    1. Democrats and affiliates
    2. Republicans and affiliates
  2. Third Parties
    1. Major Third Parties and affiliates (any Party, other than a Major Party [as defined in 1. above], receiving a minimum of 15/100ths of 1 percent of the nationwide popular vote in any presidential election between 1980 and 2008 and which fielded candidates in the previous presidential election [2008] 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 0.15% 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

Constitution Affiliates: American Constitution; Concerned Citizens; Independent American; Nebraska; U.S. Taxpayers

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
49 Candidates

American Constitution Party
  Affiliate of: Constitution
Colorado affilate of the Constitution Party

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
6 Candidates

Concerned Citizens
  Affiliate of: Constitution
Connecticut affiliate of the Constitution Party

Independent American
  Affiliate of: Constitution
Nevada affiliate of the Constitution Party

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
10 Candidates

Nebraska Party
  Affiliate of: Constitution
Nebraska affiliate of the Constitution Party

U.S. Taxpayers
  Affiliate of: Constitution

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
12 Candidates

Former name for the Constitution Party.

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
AlabamaConstitutionDavid Marsh WalterCandidate for House CD 1
American Samoa  
ColoradoAmerican ConstitutionDoug AdenCandidate for House CD 4
American ConstitutionAmanda CampbellCandidate for Secretary of State
American ConstitutionJenna GossCandidate for House CD 2
American ConstitutionBrian "Barron X" "Constitution" ScottCandidate for House CD 5
American ConstitutionChristopher Thomas "Chris" StyskalCandidate for House CD 1
American Constitutionformer Congressman Thomas G. "Tom" TancredoCandidate for Governor
Delaware(Constitution)Earl R. LoflandCandidate for House At-Large
District of Columbia  
FloridaConstitutionBernard F. "Bernie" DeCastroCandidate for Senate Class 3
IdahoConstitutionRandy Lynn BergquistCandidate for Senate Class 3
ConstitutionPaul VenableCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
Illinois(Constitution)Michael L. "Mike" WhiteCandidate for Governor
IowaConstitutionJonathan Jay "Jon" TackCandidate for House CD 2
Kentucky(Constitution)Michael D. HansenCandidate for House CD 3
MarylandConstitutionEric Delano KnowlesCandidate for Governor
ConstitutionAlain Emile Lareau, Jr.Candidate for House CD 3
ConstitutionFred NordhornCandidate for House CD 8
ConstitutionMichael ReedCandidate for House CD 6
ConstitutionRichard ShawverCandidate for Senate Class 3
MichiganU.S. TaxpayersScott Eugene AughneyCandidate for House CD 7
U.S. TaxpayersJohn EmerickCandidate for House CD 4
U.S. TaxpayersMatthew "Matt" FurmanCandidate for House CD 15
U.S. TaxpayersRobert GaleCandidate for Secretary of State
U.S. TaxpayersTheodore Brooks "Ted" GerrardCandidate for House CD 3
U.S. TaxpayersRonald E. GraeserCandidate for House CD 2
U.S. TaxpayersPatrick "Pat" LambertCandidate for House CD 1
U.S. TaxpayersStacey MathiaCandidate for Governor
U.S. TaxpayersMarc J. SosnowskiCandidate for House CD 14
U.S. TaxpayersLester I. "Les" TownsendCandidate for House CD 12
U.S. TaxpayersMelvin Dean "Mel" ValknerCandidate for House CD 6
U.S. TaxpayersGerald T. Van SickleCandidate for Attorney General
MinnesotaConstitutionRichard "George" BurtonCandidate for House CD 8
(Constitution)former state Senator Eugene "Gene" WaldorfCandidate for House CD 7
MississippiConstitutionElizabeth Gail "Gail" GiaramitaCandidate for House CD 1
MissouriConstitutionJerry Garth BeckCandidate for Senate Class 3
ConstitutionGregory Allen "Greg" CowanCandidate for House CD 4
ConstitutionNicholas J. "Nick" IvanovichCandidate for House CD 3
ConstitutionDave LayCandidate for House CD 5
NevadaIndependent AmericanRussell BestCandidate for House CD 2
Independent AmericanTimothy "Tim" FasanoCandidate for Senate Class 3
Independent AmericanFloyd FitzgibbonsCandidate for Governor
Independent AmericanRyan FitzgibbonsCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
Independent AmericanJoel F. HansenCandidate for Attorney General
Independent AmericanJonathan J. HansenCandidate for House CD 1
Independent AmericanMike HawkinsCandidate for Treasurer
Independent AmericanWarren MarkowitzCandidate for Controller
Independent AmericanScott David NarterCandidate for House CD 3
Independent AmericanJohn WagnerCandidate for Secretary of State
New Hampshire  
New JerseyConstitutionPeter Frank BoyceCandidate for House CD 2
New Mexico  
New YorkConstitutionAnthony E. ToldaCandidate for House CD 2
North Carolina  
North Dakota  
Northern Marianas  
OhioConstitutionRichard E. CadleCandidate for House CD 6
ConstitutionJames J. "Jim" Condit, Jr.Candidate for House CD 8
ConstitutionEric William DeatonCandidate for Senate Class 3
ConstitutionDavid W. EastonCandidate for House CD 7
ConstitutionRobert M. OwensCandidate for Attorney General
ConstitutionDavid Blair RyonCandidate for House CD 15
ConstitutionLindsey Dean SuttonCandidate for House CD 18
OregonConstitutionGregory E. "Greg" KordCandidate for Governor
ConstitutionDonald H. LaMunyonCandidate for House CD 1
ConstitutionMichael MarshCandidate for Treasurer
ConstitutionArthur Brouhard "Art" RobinsonCandidate for House CD 4
Pennsylvania(Constitution)Donald JohnCandidate for Senate Class 3
(Constitution)John KrupaCandidate for Governor
Puerto Rico  
Rhode Island  
South CarolinaConstitutionMarc Alan BeamanCandidate for House CD 2
ConstitutionJohn DalenCandidate for House CD 3
ConstitutionDavid Michael "Dave" EdwardsCandidate for House CD 4
South DakotaConstitutionLori StaceyCandidate for Secretary of State
Tennessee(Constitution)H. James "Jim" HeadingsCandidate for House CD 2
(Constitution)Kermit E. SteckCandidate for House CD 1
UtahConstitutionScott N. BradleyCandidate for Senate Class 3
ConstitutionRandall HintonCandidate for House CD 2
ConstitutionKirk D. PearsonCandidate for House CD 1
ConstitutionDouglas SligtingCandidate for House CD 3
Virgin Islands  
West VirginiaConstitutionJeffrey Conrad "Jeff" BeckerCandidate for Senate Class 1
ConstitutionPhillip "Phil" HudokCandidate for House CD 2
WisconsinConstitutionRobert Allen "Rob" TaylorCandidate for Senate Class 3
Wyoming(Constitution)Taylor HaynesCandidate for Governor

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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