The Green Papers
2018 Political Parties
Parties Grouped by Classification

Parties Grouped by Classification
Parties Alphabetically

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 1984 and 2016)
    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 1984 and 2016 and which fielded candidates in the previous presidential election [2016] 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

Green Affiliates: D.C. Statehood Green; Desert Greens; Green Independent; Green-Rainbow; Minnesota Green Party; Mountain; Pacific Green; Peace And Justice; Progressive Party of Missouri; Wisconsin Green

Party Links
Green Party of the United States
Green Parties of North America

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
72 Candidates
44 Links

D.C. Statehood Green
D.C. Statehood Green Affiliate of: Green
DC affiliate of the Green Party

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

Desert Greens
Desert Greens Affiliate of: Green
Utah affiliate of the Green Party

Green Independent
Green Independent Affiliate of: Green
Maine affiliate of the Green Party

Party Links
Maine Greens (Green Independent)

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
2 Links

Green-Rainbow Affiliate of: Green
Massachusetts affiliate of the Green Party

Party Links
Green-Rainbow Party of Massachusetts

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

Minnesota Green Party
  Affiliate of: Green

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
1 Candidate

Pacific Green
Pacific Green Affiliate of: Green
Oregon affiliate of the Green Party

Party Links
Pacific Green Party of Oregon

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

Peace And Justice
  Affiliate of: Green
New York affiliate of the Green Party

Progressive Party of Missouri
Progressive Party of Missouri Affiliate of: Green
Missouri Green Party affiliate

Wisconsin Green
  Affiliate of: Green

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

Mountain Affiliate of: Green
Based in West Virginia

Party Links
West Virginia Mountain Party

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

On 8 July 2007, the Mountain Party voted to become the West Virginia affiliate of the Green Party.

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
AlaskaGreenGreen Party of Alaska
American Samoa  
ArizonaGreenThe Arizona Green Party
(Green)Cary D. DolegoCandidate for Governor
GreenAngela GreenCandidate for Senate Class 1
GreenHaryaksha Gregor KnauerCandidate for House CD 4
GreenGary SwingCandidate for House CD 7
GreenAngel TorresCandidate for Governor
ArkansasGreenGreen Party of Arkansas
CaliforniaGreenGreen Party of California
GreenRodolfo Cortes BarraganCandidate for House CD 40
GreenKenneth MejiaCandidate for House CD 34
GreenLaura WellsCandidate for House CD 13
ColoradoGreenThe Green Party of Colorado
(Green)Christopher AllenCandidate for House CD 6
(Green)Kevin AlumbaughCandidate for House CD 2
(Green)Michael HaugheyCandidate for House CD 7
(Green)Bruce LohmillerCandidate for House CD 3
(Green)Gary SwingCandidate for House CD 3
(Green)John B. VigilCandidate for House CD 4
ConnecticutGreenGreen Party of Connecticut
GreenThe Green Party of Connecticut
GreenMichelle Louis BickingCandidate for House CD 2
GreenS. Michael "Mike" DeRosaCandidate for Secretary of State
GreenPeter D. GoselinCandidate for Attorney General
GreenEdward G. "Ed" HeflinCandidate for Comptroller
GreenThomas "Tom" McCormickCandidate for House CD 1
GreenJeff RussellCandidate for Senate Class 1
DelawareGreenDavid B. "Dave" ChandlerCandidate for Treasurer
GreenDemitri George TheodoropoulosCandidate for Senate Class 1
Democrats Abroad  
District of ColumbiaD.C. Statehood GreenDC Statehood Green Party
D.C. Statehood GreenNatale N. "Lino" StracuzziCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
D.C. Statehood Greenformer School Board Member Ann C. WilcoxCandidate for Mayor
FloridaGreenGreen Party of Florida
(Green)Dave JohnsonCandidate for House CD 15
(Green)Bruce StanleyCandidate for Governor
Georgia(Green)James L. "Jimmy" Cooper, IIICandidate for House CD 8
HawaiiGreenJames R. "Jim" Brewer, Jr.Candidate for Governor
GreenZachary B. "Zach" BurdCandidate for House CD 1
IdahoGreenGreen Party of Idaho
IllinoisGreenIllinois Green Party
GreenRandy AuxierCandidate for House CD 12
IndianaGreenIndiana Green Party
(Green)George William WolfeCandidate for Secretary of State
IowaGreenIowa Green Party
GreenIowa Green Party
GreenPaul Knupp, Jr.Candidate for House CD 3
KentuckyGreenKentucky Green Party
LouisianaGreenGreen Party of Louisiana
MaineGreen IndependentMaine Green Independent Party
Green IndependentMaine Greens (Green Independent)
MarylandGreenMaryland Green Party
GreenPatrick J. "Pat" ElderCandidate for House CD 5
GreenGeorge GluckCandidate for House CD 6
GreenGuillaume "Guy" MimounCandidate for House CD 2
GreenIan SchlakmanCandidate for Governor
MassachusettsGreen-RainbowGreen-Rainbow Party of Massachusetts
Green-RainbowJamie M. GuerinCandidate for Treasurer and Receiver-General
Green-RainbowJuan G. Sanchez, Jr.Candidate for Secretary of the Commonwealth
Green-RainbowEdward J. "Jed" StamasCandidate for Auditor
MichiganGreenGreen Party of Michigan
GreenThe Green Party of Michigan
GreenJennifer V. KurlandCandidate for Governor
GreenJohn V. McDermottCandidate for House CD 9
GreenHarley MikkelsonCandidate for House CD 10
GreenMarcia SquierCandidate for Senate Class 1
GreenD. Etta WilcoxonCandidate for House CD 13
GreenD. Etta WilcoxonCandidate for House CD 13
MinnesotaGreenGreen Party of Minnesota
(Green)Les LesterCandidate for House CD 5
Minnesota Green PartyPaula M. OverbyCandidate for Senate Class 1
(Green)Ray Henry John "Skip" SandmanCandidate for House CD 8
MississippiGreenGreen Party of Mississippi
MissouriGreenGreen Parties in Missouri
GreenDavid Justus ArnoldCandidate for House CD 2
GreenMaurice CopelandCandidate for House CD 5
GreenJo CrainCandidate for Senate Class 1
GreenDon FitzCandidate for Auditor
MontanaGreenMontana Green Party
(Green)Douglas Bruce "Doug" Campbell, IICandidate for House At-Large
(Green)Steve KellyCandidate for Senate Class 1
NebraskaGreenNebraska Green Party
NevadaGreenNevada Green Party
New Hampshire  
New JerseyGreenThe Green Party of New Jersey
GreenMadelyn R. HoffmanCandidate for Senate Class 1
GreenDiane MoxleyCandidate for House CD 7
New Mexico  
New YorkGreenGreen Party of New York State
GreenHenry J. "Hank" BardelCandidate for House CD 11
GreenMark DunleaCandidate for Comptroller
Greenformer New Paltz School Board Member Steven "Steve" GreenfieldCandidate for House CD 19
GreenHowie HawkinsCandidate for Governor
GreenThomas J. "Tom" HillgardnerCandidate for House CD 6
GreenScott HutchinsCandidate for House CD 12
GreenLynn Sandra KahnCandidate for House CD 21
Greenformer Chester Town Councilor Michael H. SussmanCandidate for Attorney General
North CarolinaGreenCharlotte Area Green Party
GreenNorth Carolina Green Party
GreenRobert Franklin CorriherCandidate for House CD 13
North Dakota  
Northern Marianas  
OhioGreenGreen Party of Ohio
(Green)David BakerCandidate for House CD 2
GreenJames Joseph "Jim" Condit, Jr.Candidate for House CD 2
GreenConstance Gadell-NewtonCandidate for Governor
GreenJoe ManchikCandidate for House CD 12
GreenJoe ManchikCandidate for House CD 12
OklahomaGreenGreen Party of Oklahoma
OregonPacific GreenPacific Green Party of Oregon
Pacific Greenformer Corvallis City Councilman Michael Allan "Mike" BeilsteinCandidate for House CD 4
Pacific GreenMarc W. KollerCandidate for House CD 3
Pacific GreenDrew A. LaydaCandidate for House CD 1
Pacific GreenMarvin "Marv" SandnesCandidate for House CD 5
PennsylvaniaGreenGreen Party of Pennsylvania
GreenNeal GaleCandidate for Senate Class 1
GreenPaul GloverCandidate for Governor
(Green)Brianna Lee JohnstonCandidate for House CD 7
GreenBrianna Lee JohnstonCandidate for House CD 7
Puerto Rico  
Republicans Abroad International  
Rhode IslandGreenGreen Party of Rhode Island
GreenGreen Party of Rhode Island
South CarolinaGreenSouth Carolina Green Party
GreenDavid EdmondCandidate for Commissioner of Agriculture
GreenBryan Kelly PughCandidate for House CD 6
South Dakota  
TennesseeGreenGreen Party of Tennessee
GreenGreen Party of Tennessee
(Green)Yvonne NeubertCandidate for Governor
TexasGreenGreen Party of Texas
UtahGreenGreen Party of Utah
GreenAdam DavisCandidate for House CD 1
VermontGreenGreen Party of Vermont
Virgin Islands  
VirginiaGreenThe Green Party of Virginia
WashingtonGreenGreen Party of Washington
West VirginiaMountainWest Virginia Mountain Party
MountainDaniel Perettie "Danny" Lutz, Jr.Candidate for House CD 2
WisconsinWisconsin GreenWisconsin Green Party
(Wisconsin Green)Brad KarasCandidate for Secretary of State
(Wisconsin Green)Michael J. WhiteCandidate for Governor
WyomingGreenWyoming Green Party

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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