The Green Papers
2016 Political Parties
Parties Grouped by Classification


Parties Grouped by Classification
Parties Alphabetically

The Classification of Political parties listed on TheGreenPapers.com.

  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
 
    

Scattering
 

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
277 Candidates


 
StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
AlabamaScatteringWrite-InCandidate for President
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 3
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 4
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 5
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 6
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 7
AlaskaScatteringWrite-in VotesCandidate for President
ScatteringWrite-in VotesCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringWrite-in VotesCandidate for House At-Large
American Samoa  
Arizona  
ArkansasScatteringWrite-InCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 2
California  
Colorado  
Connecticut  
DelawareScatteringOtherCandidate for President
ScatteringOtherCandidate for Governor
ScatteringOtherCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
ScatteringOtherCandidate for House At-Large
ScatteringOtherCandidate for Commissioner of Insurance
Democrats Abroad  
District of ColumbiaScatteringOVER VOTESCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
ScatteringOVER VOTESCandidate for President
ScatteringUNDER VOTESCandidate for President
ScatteringUNDER VOTESCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for President
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
Florida  
Georgia  
GuamScatteringOver VotesCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
ScatteringUnder VotesCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
HawaiiScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for President
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringOver VotesCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringOver VotesCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringOver VotesCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringOver VotesCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringOver VotesCandidate for President
Idaho  
Illinois  
Indiana  
IowaScatteringWrite-inCandidate for President
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for House CD 3
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for House CD 4
Kansas  
Kentucky  
Louisiana  
MaineScatteringBLANKCandidate for President
ScatteringBLANKCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringBLANKCandidate for House CD 2
MarylandScatteringOther Write-InsCandidate for President
ScatteringOther Write-InsCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringOther Write-InsCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringOther Write-InsCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringOther Write-InsCandidate for House CD 3
ScatteringOther Write-InsCandidate for House CD 4
ScatteringOther Write-InsCandidate for House CD 5
ScatteringOther Write-InsCandidate for House CD 6
ScatteringOther Write-InsCandidate for House CD 7
ScatteringOther Write-InsCandidate for House CD 8
MassachusettsScatteringAll othersCandidate for President
ScatteringAll OthersCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringAll OthersCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringAll OthersCandidate for House CD 3
ScatteringAll OthersCandidate for House CD 4
ScatteringAll OthersCandidate for House CD 5
ScatteringAll OthersCandidate for House CD 6
ScatteringAll OthersCandidate for House CD 7
ScatteringAll OthersCandidate for House CD 8
ScatteringAll OthersCandidate for House CD 9
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for President
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House CD 3
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House CD 4
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House CD 5
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House CD 6
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House CD 7
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House CD 8
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House CD 9
Michigan  
MinnesotaScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for President
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for House CD 3
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for House CD 4
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for House CD 5
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for House CD 6
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for House CD 7
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for House CD 8
Mississippi  
Missouri  
Montana  
NebraskaScatteringWrite InCandidate for President
Nevada  
New HampshireScatteringJoe Biden; Jeb Bush; Ben Carson; Chris Christie; Ted Cruz; John Kasich; John McCain; Ron Paul, Rand Paul or R. Paul; Mike Pence; Mitt Romney; Marco Rubio; Paul Ryan; Vermin Supreme; Scatter.Candidate for President
ScatteringScatterCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringScatterCandidate for Governor
ScatteringScatterCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringScatterCandidate for House CD 2
New Jersey  
New Mexico  
New YorkScatteringBlankCandidate for President
ScatteringBlankCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 3
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 4
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 5
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 6
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 7
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 8
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 9
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 10
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 11
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 12
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 13
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 14
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ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 17
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 18
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 19
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 20
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 21
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ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 23
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 24
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 25
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 26
ScatteringBlankCandidate for House CD 27
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for President
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 3
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 4
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 5
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 6
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 7
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 8
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 9
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 10
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 11
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 12
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 13
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 14
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 15
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 16
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 17
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 18
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 19
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 20
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 21
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 22
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 23
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 24
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 25
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 26
ScatteringScatteringCandidate for House CD 27
ScatteringVoidCandidate for President
ScatteringVoidCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 3
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 4
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 5
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 6
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 7
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 8
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 9
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 10
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 11
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 12
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 13
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 14
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 15
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 16
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 17
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 18
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 19
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 20
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 21
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 22
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 23
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 24
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 25
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 26
ScatteringVoidCandidate for House CD 27
North CarolinaScatteringWrite-In (Miscellaneous)Candidate for Commissioner of Labor
ScatteringWrite-In (Miscellaneous)Candidate for President
North DakotaScatteringwrite-inCandidate for President
Scatteringwrite-inCandidate for Senate Class 3
Scatteringwrite-inCandidate for Governor
Scatteringwrite-inCandidate for House At-Large
Scatteringwrite-inCandidate for Treasurer
Scatteringwrite-inCandidate for Auditor
Scatteringwrite-inCandidate for Commissioner of Insurance
Scatteringwrite-inCandidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction
Scatteringwrite-inCandidate for Public Service Commissioner 1
Northern Marianas  
Ohio  
Oklahoma  
OregonScatteringMisc.Candidate for President
ScatteringMisc.Candidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringMisc.Candidate for Governor
ScatteringMisc.Candidate for House CD 1
ScatteringMisc.Candidate for House CD 2
ScatteringMisc.Candidate for House CD 3
ScatteringMisc.Candidate for House CD 4
ScatteringMisc.Candidate for House CD 5
ScatteringMisc.Candidate for Secretary of State
ScatteringMisc.Candidate for Attorney General
ScatteringMisc.Candidate for Treasurer
PennsylvaniaScatteringScatteringCandidate for President
Puerto RicoScatteringEN BLANCOCandidate for Governor
ScatteringEN BLANCOCandidate for Resident Commissioner to the House of Representatives
ScatteringNOMINACIÓN DIRECTACandidate for Resident Commissioner to the House of Representatives
ScatteringNOMINACIÓN DIRECTACandidate for Governor
ScatteringNULASCandidate for Governor
ScatteringNULASCandidate for Resident Commissioner to the House of Representatives
Republicans Abroad International  
Rhode IslandScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for President
South CarolinaScatteringWrite-InCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 3
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 4
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 5
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 6
ScatteringWrite-InCandidate for House CD 7
South Dakota  
Tennessee  
Texas  
Utah  
VermontScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for President
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for Auditor of Accounts
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for Treasurer
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for Attorney General
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for Secretary of State
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for House At-Large
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for Governor
ScatteringBlank VotesCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringSpoiled VotesCandidate for President
ScatteringSpoiled VotesCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringSpoiled VotesCandidate for Governor
ScatteringSpoiled VotesCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
ScatteringSpoiled VotesCandidate for House At-Large
ScatteringSpoiled VotesCandidate for Secretary of State
ScatteringSpoiled VotesCandidate for Attorney General
ScatteringSpoiled VotesCandidate for Treasurer
ScatteringSpoiled VotesCandidate for Auditor of Accounts
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for President
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for Governor
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for House At-Large
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for Secretary of State
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for Attorney General
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for Treasurer
ScatteringWrite-inCandidate for Auditor of Accounts
Virgin IslandsScatteringWRITE-INCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
VirginiaScatteringWrite InCandidate for President
ScatteringWrite InCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringWrite InCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringWrite InCandidate for House CD 3
ScatteringWrite InCandidate for House CD 4
ScatteringWrite InCandidate for House CD 5
ScatteringWrite InCandidate for House CD 6
ScatteringWrite InCandidate for House CD 7
ScatteringWrite InCandidate for House CD 8
ScatteringWrite InCandidate for House CD 9
ScatteringWrite InCandidate for House CD 10
ScatteringWrite InCandidate for House CD 11
WashingtonScatteringWrite In TotalsCandidate for President
ScatteringWrite In TotalsCandidate for Governor
West Virginia  
WisconsinScatteringSCATTERINGCandidate for President
ScatteringSCATTERINGCandidate for Senate Class 3
ScatteringSCATTERINGCandidate for House CD 1
ScatteringSCATTERINGCandidate for House CD 2
ScatteringSCATTERINGCandidate for House CD 3
ScatteringSCATTERINGCandidate for House CD 4
ScatteringSCATTERINGCandidate for House CD 5
ScatteringSCATTERINGCandidate for House CD 6
ScatteringSCATTERINGCandidate for House CD 7
ScatteringSCATTERINGCandidate for House CD 8
WyomingScatteringOver VotesCandidate for House At-Large
ScatteringOver VotesCandidate for President
ScatteringUnder VotesCandidate for President
ScatteringUnder VotesCandidate for House At-Large
ScatteringWrite-InsCandidate for President
ScatteringWrite-InsCandidate for House At-Large
 

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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