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2014 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 2012)
    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 2012 and which fielded candidates in the previous presidential election [2012] 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

Party Links
Constitution Party

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
27 Candidates
26 Links

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

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
1 Candidate
1 Link

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

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

Party Links
Independent American Party

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
13 Candidates
3 Links

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

U.S. Taxpayers
  Affiliate of: Constitution

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
7 Candidates
1 Link

Former name for the Constitution Party.

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
AlabamaConstitutionConstitution Party of Alabama
AlaskaConstitutionAlaska Constitution Party
ConstitutionJ.R. MyersCandidate for Governor
American Samoa  
ArizonaConstitutionConstitution Party of Arizona
ArkansasConstitutionConstitution Party of Arkansas
ColoradoAmerican ConstitutionAmerican Constitution Party of Colorado
ConstitutionColorado Affiliate Of The Constitution Party
American ConstitutionAmanda CampbellCandidate for Secretary of State
District of Columbia  
GeorgiaConstitutionThe Constitution Party of Georgia
IdahoConstitutionDavid HartiganCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
ConstitutionSteve PankeyCandidate for Governor
IllinoisConstitutionConstitution Party of Illinois
(Constitution)Timothy GoodcaseCandidate for Comptroller
IndianaConstitutionConstitution Party of Indiana
LouisianaConstitutionConstitution Party of Louisiana
MarylandConstitutionConstitution Party of Maryland Effective 27 June 2006 the Maryland affiliate of the Constitution Party voted to disaffiliate from the national Constitution Party.
MassachusettsConstitutionConstitution Party of Massachusetts
MichiganU.S. TaxpayersU.S. Taxpayers Party of Michigan
U.S. TaxpayersRobert GaleCandidate for Secretary of State
U.S. TaxpayersRonald E. GraeserCandidate for House CD 2
U.S. TaxpayersRichard A. MatkinCandidate for Senate Class 2
U.S. TaxpayersMark Anthony McFarlinCandidate for Governor
U.S. TaxpayersRick StrawcutterCandidate for House CD 7
U.S. TaxpayersGerald T. Van SickleCandidate for Attorney General
U.S. TaxpayersGeorge M. ZimmerCandidate for House CD 4
MississippiConstitutionThe Constitution Party of Mississippi
MissouriConstitutionConstitution Party of Missouri
ConstitutionDouglas Allen "Doug" EnyartCandidate for House CD 8
ConstitutionRodney FarthingCandidate for Auditor
NevadaIndependent AmericanThe Independent American Party of Nevada Note: The Independent American Party of Nevada is an affiliate of the Constitution Party and is has no ties to the national Independent American Party.
Independent AmericanKamau Akil BakariCandidate for House CD 1
Independent AmericanRussell BestCandidate for House CD 4
Independent AmericanKress K. CaveCandidate for Treasurer
Independent AmericanJanine HansenCandidate for House CD 2
Independent AmericanJonathan J. HansenCandidate for Attorney General
Independent AmericanTom JonesCandidate for Controller
Independent AmericanMike LittleCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
Independent AmericanDavid Lory VanDerBeekCandidate for Governor
New Hampshire  
New JerseyConstitutionThe Constitution Party of New Jersey
New Mexico  
New YorkConstitutionConstitution Party of New York
North CarolinaConstitutionConstitution Party of North Carolina
(Constitution)former Indian Trail Councilman David WaddellCandidate for Senate Class 2
North Dakota  
Northern Marianas  
OhioConstitutionJames J. "Jim" Condit, Jr.Candidate for House CD 8
OregonConstitutionThe Constitution Party of Oregon Effective 2006 the Oregon affiliate of the Constitution Party voted to disaffiliate from the national Constitution Party. September 2013: Voted to join the National Alliance of Independent American Parties.
ConstitutionAaron D. AuerCandidate for Governor
ConstitutionRaymond Lee BaldwinCandidate for House CD 5
ConstitutionJames Laurence BuchalCandidate for House CD 3
ConstitutionJames E. "Jim" LeuenbergerCandidate for Senate Class 2
ConstitutionArthur Brouhard "Art" RobinsonCandidate for House CD 4
ConstitutionWilliam Jason "Jason" YatesCandidate for House CD 1
PennsylvaniaConstitutionThe Constitution Party of Pennsylvania
Puerto Rico  
Rhode IslandConstitutionConstitution Party of Rhode Island
South CarolinaConstitutionThe Constitution Party of South Carolina
South DakotaConstitutionLori StaceyCandidate for Secretary of State
TennesseeConstitutionConstitution Party of Tennessee
ConstitutionShaun E. CrowellCandidate for Governor
ConstitutionMark Jeffery RawlesCandidate for House CD 8
ConstitutionJoe B. WilmothCandidate for Senate Class 2
UtahConstitutionConstitution Party of Utah
Independent AmericanIndependent American Party of Utah
Independent AmericanTim AaldersCandidate for House CD 4
Independent AmericanLeslie D. CurtisCandidate for
ConstitutionGregory G. HansenCandidate for
Independent AmericanWayne L. HillCandidate for House CD 2
ConstitutionShaun Lynn McCauslandCandidate for House CD 2
ConstitutionCollin Robert SimonsenCandidate for House CD 4
Independent AmericanZack StrongCandidate for House CD 3
Independent AmericanDwayne A. VanceCandidate for House CD 1
Virgin Islands  
VirginiaConstitutionThe Constitution Party of Virginia
West VirginiaConstitutionPhil HudokCandidate for Senate Class 2
WisconsinConstitutionConstitution Party of Wisconsin
ConstitutionConstitution Party of Wisconsin
ConstitutionJerry BroitzmanCandidate for Secretary of State
(Constitution)Jumoka Akang JohnsonCandidate for Governor
ConstitutionAndrew ZuelkeCandidate for Treasurer
WyomingConstitutionDaniel Clyde CummingsCandidate for House At-Large
ConstitutionJennifer YoungCandidate for Secretary of State

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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