The Green Papers
2011 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


Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
3 Incumbents
43 Candidates

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
American SamoaIndependentLolo Letalu Matalasi MoligaCandidate for Governor
ArizonaIndependentIan GilyeatCandidate for Senate Class 1
IndependentJustin WintersCandidate for House CD 6
CaliforniaIndependentRichard John "Dick" EidenCandidate for House CD 49
ColoradoIndependentTisha Trinette CasidaCandidate for House CD 3
IndependentJohn Taylor DeGraffenriedCandidate for House CD 6
IndependentJohn W. Hargis, Sr.Candidate for House CD 3
ConnecticutIndependentJohn PistoneCandidate for House CD 5
District of Columbia  
FloridaIndependentformer state Senator Nancy ArgenzianoCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentDarryl Leon JacksonCandidate for Senate Class 1
IndependentJohn RussellCandidate for House CD 5
GeorgiaIndependentWayne Michael HechtCandidate for House CD 6
IllinoisIndependentKhizar JafriCandidate for House CD 6
IndianaIndependentJack Edward RooneyCandidate for Senate Class 1
KentuckyIndependentGatewood GalbraithCandidate for Governor
MinnesotaIndependentAubrey ImmelmanCandidate for House CD 6
MississippiIndependentCobby Mondale WilliamsCandidate for House CD 2
MissouriIndependentAndrew Charles FeagleCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentDean Richard Moore, Jr.Candidate for House CD 7
MontanaIndependentRonald J. LassleCandidate for Governor
NebraskaIndependentRussell Paul AndersonCandidate for Senate Class 1
IndependentJoe VaughnCandidate for House CD 2
NevadaIndependentEarl Ammerman, IVCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentRoland LeeCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentHelmuth LehmannCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentChristopher SimonCandidate for House CD 2
New HampshireIndependentEdward Charles "Hobo Ed" Furlong, IIICandidate for Governor
New JerseyIndependentLawrence J. "Larry" DonahueCandidate for Senate Class 1
New MexicoIndependentJon Ross BarrieCandidate for Senate Class 1
New YorkIndependentMichael George Craft, Sr.Candidate for Senate Class 1
North Carolina  
North Dakota  
Northern MarianasIndependentTerritorial Delegate Gregorio Kilili Camacho "Kilili" SablanIncumbent Delegate to the House of Representatives
IndependentTerritorial Delegate Gregorio Kilili Camacho "Kilili" SablanCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
OhioIndependentKenneth Mark "Mark" KevesdyCandidate for House CD 10
PennsylvaniaIndependentSteven Robert "Steve" DavidsonCandidate for House CD 8
Puerto Rico  
Rhode IslandIndependentGovernor Lincoln Davenport "Linc" ChafeeIncumbent Governor
South Carolina  
South Dakota  
TennesseeIndependentJack Todd ArnoldCandidate for House CD 7
IndependentJames L. HartCandidate for House CD 8
TexasIndependentEugene J. FlynnCandidate for House CD 14
UtahIndependentWilliam Currie "Bill" BarronCandidate for Senate Class 1
VermontIndependentSenator Bernard "Bernie" SandersIncumbent Senate Class 1
IndependentSenator Bernard "Bernie" SandersCandidate for Senate Class 1
Virgin Islands  
VirginiaIndependentJames Kevin "Kevin" ChisholmCandidate for Senate Class 1
West VirginiaIndependentRaymond V. Davis, IIICandidate for House CD 1
IndependentMarla Dee IngelsCandidate for
WisconsinIndependentJoseph William "Joe" KopsickCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentDan MastrocolaCandidate for Senate Class 1

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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