The Green Papers
2018 Political Parties
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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 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


Party Links
Libertarian Party

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
82 Candidates
55 Links

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
AlabamaLibertarianLibertarian Party of Alabama
(Libertarian)Ronald Hubert "Ron" Bishop, Jr.Candidate for Senate Class 2
AlaskaLibertarianAlaska Libertarian Party
American Samoa  
ArizonaLibertarianThe Arizona Libertarian Party
LibertarianZhani DokoCandidate for House CD 9
LibertarianMerissa HamiltonCandidate for Governor
LibertarianStephen KessenCandidate for House CD 9
LibertarianDoug MarksCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianKevin McCormickCandidate for Governor
ArkansasLibertarianArkansas Libertarian Party
LibertarianMark WestCandidate for Governor
CaliforniaLibertarianLibertarian Party of California
LibertarianLibertarian Party of California
LibertarianBrian Anthony EspinozaCandidate for House CD 27
LibertarianZoltan IstvanCandidate for Governor
LibertarianBrandon ReiserCandidate for House CD 48
LibertarianNickolas WildstarCandidate for Governor
ColoradoLibertarianLibertarian Party of Colorado
LibertarianTodd MitchemCandidate for House CD 2
ConnecticutLibertarianLibertarian Party of Connecticut
Democrats Abroad  
District of ColumbiaLibertarianDistrict of Columbia Libertarian Party
FloridaLibertarianLibertarian Party of Florida
LibertarianJoe WendtCandidate for Senate Class 1
Libertarianformer Lake County School Board Member Randy WisemanCandidate for Governor
GeorgiaLibertarianLibertarian Party of Georgia
LibertarianDoug CraigCandidate for Governor
HawaiiLibertarianThe Libertarian Party of Hawaii
IllinoisLibertarianThe Libertarian Party of Illinois
LibertarianClaire BallCandidate for Comptroller
LibertarianSteve DutnerCandidate for Secretary of State
LibertarianGrayson "Kash" JacksonCandidate for Governor
(Libertarian)Preston NelsonCandidate for House CD 12
LibertarianMatthew C. ScaroCandidate for Governor
LibertarianJon StewartCandidate for Governor
IndianaLibertarianLibertarian Party of Indiana
IowaLibertarianLibertarian Party of Iowa
LibertarianMarco BattagliaCandidate for Governor
LibertarianJake PorterCandidate for Governor
KansasLibertarianLibertarian Party of Kansas
LibertarianChris RockholdCandidate for House CD 4
KentuckyLibertarianLibertarian Party of Kentucky
LouisianaLibertarianLibertarian Party of Louisiana
LibertarianThe Libertarian Party Of Louisiana
MaineLibertarianLibertarian Party of Maine
LibertarianBrian Phillip KresgeCandidate for House CD 2
LibertarianRichard LightCandidate for Governor
LibertarianChris LyonsCandidate for Senate Class 1
MarylandLibertarianDavid "Dave" BishopCandidate for House CD 4
LibertarianKevin Terome CaldwellCandidate for House CD 6
LibertarianJenica MartinCandidate for House CD 1
LibertarianJacob PulcherCandidate for House CD 5
LibertarianShawn QuinnCandidate for Governor
LibertarianArvin VohraCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianJasen WunderCandidate for House CD 8
MassachusettsLibertarianLibertarian Association of Massachusetts
LibertarianSamson P. "Sam" RacioppiCandidate for House CD 6
MichiganLibertarianLibertarian Party of Michigan
LibertarianBrian James EllisonCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianWilliam H. "Bill" GelineauCandidate for Governor
LibertarianLeonard SchwartzCandidate for House CD 11
LibertarianGregory Scott StempleCandidate for Secretary of State
LibertarianJohn J. TartarCandidate for Governor
LibertarianJames WeeksCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianJeffrey "Jeff" WoodCandidate for Governor
MinnesotaLibertarianLibertarian Party of Minnesota
MississippiLibertarianLibertarian Party of Mississippi
MissouriLibertarianMissouri Libertarian Party
LibertarianBenjamin T. "Ben" BrixeyCandidate for House CD 7
LibertarianJapheth Ray CampbellCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianTony KirkCandidate for House CD 3
MontanaLibertarianMontana Libertarian Party
LibertarianMontana Libertarian Party - Facebook
LibertarianRick BreckenridgeCandidate for House At-Large
LibertarianChris ColvinCandidate for House At-Large
LibertarianJosiah Loven LovenCandidate for House At-Large
LibertarianBrad MolnarCandidate for House At-Large
LibertarianRufus PeaceCandidate for House At-Large
LibertarianJames WhiteCandidate for House At-Large
LibertarianMark L. WicksCandidate for House At-Large
NebraskaLibertarianLibertarian Party of Nebraska
NevadaLibertarianLibertarian Party of Nevada
New HampshireLibertarianLibertarian Party of New Hampshire
LibertarianNew Hampshire Liberty Party
LibertarianJilletta JarvisCandidate for Governor
LibertarianJustin Francis O'DonnellCandidate for House CD 2
New JerseyLibertarianNew Jersey Libertarian Party
LibertarianPeter J. RohrmanCandidate for Governor
New MexicoLibertarianLibertarian Party of New Mexico
LibertarianGrady OwensCandidate for Governor
LibertarianLloyd Joseph PrincetonCandidate for House CD 1
New YorkLibertarianLibertarian Party of New York
LibertarianLibertarian Party of New York
LibertarianChristopher Robbin Fuentes-PadillaCandidate for House CD 6
LibertarianChristopher "Chris" SchmidtCandidate for House CD 21
LibertarianLarry SharpeCandidate for Governor
North CarolinaLibertarianLibertarian Party of North Carolina
North DakotaLibertarianLibertarian Party of North Dakota
LibertarianNorth Dakota Libertarian Party
Northern Marianas  
OhioLibertarianLibertarian Party of Ohio
LibertarianJohnathan Wayne Miller, Jr.Candidate for House CD 15
OklahomaLibertarianOklahoma Libertarian Party
LibertarianRex LawhornCandidate for Governor
LibertarianJoseph "Joe Exotic MaldonadoCandidate for Governor
LibertarianChris PowellCandidate for Governor
OregonLibertarianLibertarian Party of Oregon
LibertarianLibertarian Party of Oregon
PennsylvaniaLibertarianLibertarian Party of Pennsylvania
LibertarianDale Ronald Kerns, Jr.Candidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianKen V. KrawchukCandidate for Governor
Puerto Rico  
Republicans Abroad International  
Rhode IslandLibertarianLibertarian Party of Rhode Island
South CarolinaLibertarianSouth Carolina Libertarian Party
LibertarianVictor KocherCandidate for House CD 5
South Dakota  
TennesseeLibertarianLibertarian Party of Tennessee
LibertarianWilliam Gregory "Greg" SamplesCandidate for House CD 2
TexasLibertarianLibertarian Party of Texas
LibertarianGlenn Daren AdairCandidate for House CD 6
LibertarianRichard CarpenterCandidate for Commissioner of Agriculture
LibertarianKathie GlassCandidate for Governor
LibertarianMichael Ray HarrisCandidate for Attorney General
LibertarianJacob LeddyCandidate for House CD 12
LibertarianKory WatkinsCandidate for Governor
UtahLibertarianLibertarian Party of Utah
LibertarianCraig R. BowdenCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianJoseph Geddes "Joe" BuchmanCandidate for House CD 3
VermontLibertarianVermont Libertarian Party
Virgin Islands  
VirginiaLibertarianLibertarian Party of Virginia
LibertarianClifford D. "Cliff" HyraCandidate for Governor
LibertarianStevan Michael PorterCandidate for House CD 11
WashingtonLibertarianLibertarian Party of Washington State
LibertarianMike LukeCandidate for Senate Class 1
LibertarianKrystol McGeeCandidate for House CD 5
West VirginiaLibertarianLibertarian Party of West Virginia
WisconsinLibertarianLibertarian Party of Wisconsin
LibertarianPhil AndersonCandidate for Governor
LibertarianPatrick BairdCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
WyomingLibertarianWyoming Libertarian 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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