The Green Papers
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


Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
3 Incumbents
140 Candidates
2 Links

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
AlabamaIndependentMark Hatfield BrayCandidate for House CD 5
AlaskaIndependentformer Mayor of Valdez Bill WalkerCandidate for Governor
American SamoaIndependentRosie Fuala'au Tago LancasterCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
IndependentTuika TuikaCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
IndependentMark UdeCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
ArizonaIndependentIndependent Party of Arizona
(Independent)Brian BaileyCandidate for Governor
(Independent)Cary D. DolegoCandidate for Governor
(Independent)Samuel EsquivelCandidate for House CD 7
(Independent)Diana-Elizabeth Ramseys Rasmussen KennedyCandidate for Governor
(Independent)Federico SánchezCandidate for House CD 3
Arkansas(Independent)Janis Kent PercefullCandidate for House CD 4
District of ColumbiaIndependentCouncilmember David A. CataniaCandidate for Mayor
IndependentNestor DjonkamCandidate for Mayor
(Independent)Ben FoshagerCandidate for Mayor
IndependentTimothy James "Tim" KreppCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
IndependentCarol SchwartzCandidate for Mayor
FloridaIndependentLateresa Ann JonesCandidate for Senate Class 3
(Independent)Joe NewmanCandidate for House CD 16
IdahoIndependentJill HumbleCandidate for Governor
IndependentMarvin Thomas "Pro-Life" RichardsonCandidate for Governor
IowaIndependentBryan Jack HolderCandidate for House CD 3
IndependentRobert Shannon "Bob" QuastCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentRuth SmithCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentRick StewartCandidate for Senate Class 2
KansasIndependentGregory John "Greg" OrmanCandidate for Senate Class 2
KentuckyIndependentGregory Peter PuccettiCandidate for House CD 3
LouisianaIndependentLouisiana Independent Party
MaineIndependentEliot R. CutlerCandidate for Governor
IndependentSenator Angus Stanley King, Jr.Incumbent Senate Class 1
IndependentSenator Angus Stanley King, Jr.Candidate for Senate Class 1
(Independent)Christopher A. "Chris" LyonsCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentRichard Paul MurphyCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentRalph Blaine "Blaine" RichardsonCandidate for House CD 2
MassachusettsIndependentScott LivelyCandidate for Governor
IndependentJeffrey S. "Jeff" McCormickCandidate for Governor
Michigan(Independent)Jeffrey Allan "Jeff" JonesCandidate for Senate Class 2
MississippiIndependentCindy BurlesonCandidate for House CD 4
IndependentRoger GerrardCandidate for House CD 3
IndependentTroy RayCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentEdward Donald "Ed" ReichCandidate for House CD 4
MissouriIndependentTerry Lynn Fuhrmann HamptonCandidate for House CD 8
MontanaIndependentSamuel David "Sam" RankinCandidate for Senate Class 2
New Hampshire  
New JerseyIndependentDark AngelCandidate for House CD 10
IndependentMike BermanCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentJeff BossCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentMargaret M. ChapmanCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentKenneth J. "Ken" CodyCandidate for House CD 12
IndependentDon DeZarnCandidate for House CD 12
IndependentGwendolyn A. "Gwen" FranklinCandidate for House CD 10
IndependentJack FreudenheimCandidate for House CD 12
IndependentNestor Montilla, Sr.Candidate for House CD 9
IndependentBayode "Bayo" OlabisiCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentPablo OliveraCandidate for House CD 8
IndependentMark D. QuickCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentCostantino "Tino" RozzoCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentAntonio Nico SabasCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentHank SchroederCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentRobert ShapiroCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentRobert ShapiroCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentHerbert H. ShawCandidate for House CD 8
IndependentGary SteinCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentRobert ThorneCandidate for House CD 8
IndependentScot John TomaszewskiCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentScot John TomaszewskiCandidate for House CD 1
New Mexico  
New York  
North Carolina  
North Dakota  
Northern MarianasIndependentJuan Nekai BabautaCandidate for Governor
IndependentHeinz Sablan HofschneiderCandidate for Governor
IndependentTerritorial 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
OklahomaIndependentMark T. BeardCandidate for Senate Class 3
IndependentTom BoggsCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentAaron DeLozierCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentJon David DouthittCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentJoan Elizabeth FarrCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentDennis B. JohnsonCandidate for House CD 4
IndependentRobert T. MurphyCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentRichard PrawdzienskiCandidate for Governor
IndependentBuddy RayCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentKimberly WillisCandidate for Governor
IndependentRay WoodsCandidate for Senate Class 2
PennsylvaniaIndependentNicholas Robert "Nick" TroianoCandidate for House CD 10
Puerto Rico  
Rhode IslandIndependentformer Auditor General Ernest A. "Ernie" AlmonteCandidate for General Treasurer
IndependentKate L. FletcherCandidate for Governor
IndependentLeon M. KayarianCandidate for Governor
South CarolinaIndependentformer Treasurer Thomas Jonathan Jackson RavenelCandidate for Senate Class 2
South DakotaIndependentformer state Senator Gordon Kenneth HowieCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentMichael J. "Mike" MyersCandidate for Governor
Independentformer U.S. Senator Larry Lee PresslerCandidate for Senate Class 2
TennesseeIndependentFloyd Wayne AlbersonCandidate for House CD 9
IndependentHerbert BassCandidate for House CD 9
IndependentSteven Damon "Steve" CoburnCandidate for Governor
IndependentPaul CookCandidate for House CD 9
IndependentPaul DeakinCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentRobert Rankin "Bob" DoggartCandidate for House CD 4
IndependentTom Emerson, Jr.Candidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentRobert D. FranklinCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentEdmund Louis Gauthier, IICandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentCasey Adam GougeCandidate for House CD 2
(Independent)A. Darryl HaasCandidate for Governor
IndependentJames HartCandidate for House CD 8
IndependentJohn Jay HookerCandidate for Governor
(Independent)BeLinda Jo IvinsCandidate for Governor
IndependentJoshua JamesCandidate for Senate Class 2
(Independent)DeWayne A. JonesCandidate for Senate Class 2
(Independent)Scott KudialisCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentLeonard D. "Lenny" "Larry" LadnerCandidate for House CD 7
IndependentDaniel T. LewisCandidate for Governor
(Independent)Erin Kent MageeCandidate for Senate Class 2
(Independent)Dana MathenyCandidate for House CD 8
IndependentCassandra J. MitchellCandidate for House CD 3
IndependentDanny PageCandidate for Senate Class 2
(Independent)Mark PearsonCandidate for Governor
IndependentBartholomew J. PhillipsCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentChoudhury SalekinCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentMichael D. SalyerCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentEric SchechterCandidate for Senate Class 2
(Independent)Matthew David SharafiCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentRick TylerCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentMike WintonCandidate for House CD 6
TexasIndependentVince DuncanCandidate for House CD 18
(Independent)Mohammed Abbajebel TahiroCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentEric LeMonte WilliamsCandidate for House CD 30
VermontIndependentCris EricsonCandidate for Governor
IndependentCris EricsonCandidate for House At-Large
IndependentRandall MeyerCandidate for House At-Large
IndependentBernard PetersCandidate for Governor
IndependentEmily PeytonCandidate for Governor
IndependentSenator Bernard "Bernie" SandersIncumbent Senate Class 1
IndependentJerry TrudellCandidate for House At-Large
Virgin IslandsIndependentMona L. BarnesCandidate for Governor
IndependentSoraya Diase CoffeltCandidate for Governor
IndependentKenneth E. "Ken" MappCandidate for Governor
IndependentSheila Alvin ScullionCandidate for Governor
VirginiaIndependentGwendolyn J. BeckCandidate for House CD 8
IndependentWilliam R. Carr, Jr.Candidate for House CD 9
IndependentBrad A. EickholtCandidate for House CD 10
WashingtonIndependentTed CummingsCandidate for Senate Class 3
West VirginiaIndependentEdward Lawrence "Ed" Rabel, Jr.Candidate for House CD 2
(Independent)Alex Wolf WeinsteinCandidate for Senate Class 2
Wisconsin(Independent)state Representative Brett D. HulseyCandidate for Governor
(Independent)Jessica Nicole PerryCandidate for Governor
IndependentRobert R. RaymondCandidate for House CD 4
(Independent)former Mauston City Councilmember Ken Van DorenCandidate for House CD 3
WyomingIndependentCurt GottshallCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentDon WillsCandidate 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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