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  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

Working Families
  Based in New York

Party Links
Working Families Party
Working Families Party

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
43 Candidates
4 Links

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
American Samoa  
ConnecticutWorking FamiliesConnecticut Working Families Party
Working FamiliesCongressman Joseph D. "Joe" CourtneyCandidate for House CD 2
Working FamiliesCongressman Rosa L. DeLauroCandidate for House CD 3
Working FamiliesCongressman Elizabeth H. EstyCandidate for House CD 5
Working FamiliesCongressman Jim HimesCandidate for House CD 4
Working FamiliesAttorney General George C. JepsenCandidate for Attorney General
Working FamiliesCongressman John B. LarsonCandidate for House CD 1
Working FamiliesComptroller Kevin P. LemboCandidate for Comptroller
Working FamiliesGovernor Dannel P. "Dan" MalloyCandidate for Governor
Working FamiliesSecretary of State Denise W. MerrillCandidate for Secretary of State
Working FamiliesTreasurer Denise L. NappierCandidate for Treasurer
District of Columbia  
New Hampshire  
New Jersey  
New Mexico  
New YorkWorking FamiliesWorking Families Party
Working FamiliesWorking Families Party
Working FamiliesCongressman Timothy H. "Tim" BishopCandidate for House CD 1
Working FamiliesCongressman Yvette D. ClarkeCandidate for House CD 9
Working FamiliesCongressman Joseph "Joe" CrowleyCandidate for House CD 14
Working FamiliesGovernor Andrew M. CuomoCandidate for Governor
Working FamiliesComptroller Thomas P. "Tom" DiNapoliCandidate for Comptroller
Working FamiliesSean S. EldridgeCandidate for House CD 19
Working FamiliesCongressman Eliot Lance EngelCandidate for House CD 16
Working FamiliesCongressman Brian M. HigginsCandidate for House CD 26
Working FamiliesCongressman Steve J. IsraelCandidate for House CD 3
Working FamiliesCongressman Hakeem S. JeffriesCandidate for House CD 8
Working FamiliesCongressman Nita M. LoweyCandidate for House CD 17
Working FamiliesCongressman Daniel Benjamin "Dan" MaffeiCandidate for House CD 24
Working FamiliesCongressman Carolyn Bosher MaloneyCandidate for House CD 12
Working FamiliesCongressman Sean Patrick MaloneyCandidate for House CD 18
Working FamiliesCongressman Grace MengCandidate for House CD 6
Working FamiliesCongressman Jerrold Lewis "Jerry" NadlerCandidate for House CD 10
Working FamiliesJames D. "Jim" O'DonnellCandidate for House CD 27
Working FamiliesCongressman Charles B. "Charlie" RangelCandidate for House CD 13
Working Familiesformer Brooklyn councilman Domenic M. Recchia, Jr.Candidate for House CD 11
Working FamiliesNassau County District Attorney Kathleen M. RiceCandidate for House CD 4
Working FamiliesTompkins County Chair of the Legislature Martha RobertsonCandidate for House CD 23
Working FamiliesAttorney General Eric T. SchneidermanCandidate for Attorney General
Working FamiliesCongressman Josť Enrique SerranoCandidate for House CD 15
Working FamiliesCongressman Louise McIntosh SlaughterCandidate for House CD 25
Working FamiliesCongressman Paul David TonkoCandidate for House CD 20
Working FamiliesCongressman Nydia Margarita VelázquezCandidate for House CD 7
Working FamiliesAaron G. WoolfCandidate for House CD 21
North Carolina  
North Dakota  
Northern Marianas  
OregonWorking FamiliesCongressman Suzanne M. BonamiciCandidate for House CD 1
Working FamiliesCongressman Peter Anthony "Pete" DeFazioCandidate for House CD 4
Working FamiliesGovernor John A. KitzhaberCandidate for Governor
Working FamiliesSenator Jeffrey Alan "Jeff" MerkleyCandidate for Senate Class 2
Puerto Rico  
Rhode Island  
South CarolinaWorking FamiliesSouth Carolina Working Families Party
Working FamiliesFort Mill Councilman Thomas Arthur "Tom" AdamsCandidate for House CD 5
Working Familiesstate Senator Charles Bradley "Brad" HuttoCandidate for Senate Class 2
South Dakota  
Virgin Islands  
West Virginia  

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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