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

No Party Affiliation
  Appearing on the ballot in Michigan

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
35 Candidates

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
American Samoa  
Democrats Abroad  
District of Columbia  
FloridaNo Party AffiliationDavid Andrew AdamsCandidate for Governor
No Party AffiliationJoe AllenCandidate for Senate Class 1
No Party AffiliationKarl C. C. BehmCandidate for Governor
No Party AffiliationJose Antonio BengocheaCandidate for House CD 27
No Party AffiliationJoceline "Jocies" BerriosCandidate for House CD 4
No Party AffiliationEdward F. BonillaCandidate for House CD 26
No Party AffiliationJason Michael BulgerCandidate for House CD 4
No Party AffiliationSean C. CanfieldCandidate for House CD 16
No Party AffiliationTimothy A. "Tim" CanovaCandidate for House CD 23
No Party AffiliationHenry James ChoiceCandidate for Governor
No Party AffiliationDonald "Don" EndrissCandidate for House CD 23
No Party AffiliationKyle Chaderwick "KC" GibsonCandidate for Governor
No Party AffiliationEdward John Janowski, Jr.Candidate for Senate Class 1
(No Party Affiliation)Dave JohnsonCandidate for House CD 15
No Party AffiliationMayra JoliCandidate for House CD 27
No Party AffiliationRobert Samuel KaplanCandidate for House CD 16
No Party AffiliationAnthony "Tony" Knox, Sr.Candidate for Governor
(No Party Affiliation)Gary L. KonizCandidate for House CD 4
(No Party Affiliation)Michael Stephen "Lev" LevinsonCandidate for Senate Class 1
No Party AffiliationFlora Dean MooreCandidate for Governor
No Party AffiliationAngelika PurkisCandidate for House CD 12
No Party AffiliationStuart Russell ReedCandidate for House CD 23
No Party AffiliationAlix Christopher Toulme, Jr.Candidate for House CD 14
No Party AffiliationIan Hamilton TrottierCandidate for House CD 27
No Party AffiliationJose ValdezCandidate for House CD 7
No Party AffiliationKaren VaughnCandidate for House CD 18
(No Party Affiliation)David Kenneth WeeksCandidate for Senate Class 1
MichiganNo Party AffiliationRyan Henry CoxCandidate for Governor
No Party AffiliationLarry James Hutchinson, Jr.Candidate for Governor
No Party AffiliationTodd M. SchleigerCandidate for Governor
No Party AffiliationRichard A. SillsCandidate for Governor
New Hampshire  
New Jersey  
New Mexico  
New YorkNo Party AffiliationConstantinos "Costa" MichailidisCandidate for House CD 3
No Party Affiliationformer Middletown Town Councilman Scott A. SmithCandidate for House CD 18
North Carolina  
North Dakota  
Northern Marianas  
OhioNo Party AffiliationMcKenzie LevindofskeCandidate for House CD 9
PennsylvaniaNo Party AffiliationChip CollicaCandidate for House CD 15
Puerto Rico  
Republicans Abroad International  
Rhode Island  
South Carolina  
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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