The Green Papers
2010 Political Parties
Parties Grouped by Classification

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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 1980 and 2008)
    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 2008 and which fielded candidates in the previous presidential election [2008] 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; Mountain; Pacific Green; Peace And Justice; Progressive Party of Missouri

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
110 Candidates

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

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

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

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
2 Candidates

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

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
4 Candidates

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

Mountain Affiliate of: Green
Based in West Virginia

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
1 Candidate

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

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
American Samoa  
ArizonaGreenLeonard A. ClarkCandidate for House CD 3
(Green)William Stephen "Average Joe" CrumCandidate for House CD 2
GreenRebecca DeWittCandidate for House CD 4
GreenLarry GistCandidate for Governor
GreenRichard GraysonCandidate for House CD 6
GreenJerry JoslynCandidate for Senate Class 3
GreenThomas MeadowsCandidate for Treasurer
ArkansasGreenKen AdlerCandidate for House CD 1
GreenJoshua DrakeCandidate for House CD 4
GreenGreenland Mayor John Laney Gray, IIICandidate for Senate Class 3
(Green)Stephan Frank "Troublemaker" HercherCandidate for Senate Class 3
GreenMary Hughes-WillisCandidate for Auditor
GreenLewis KennedyCandidate for House CD 2
GreenRebekah KennedyCandidate for Attorney General
GreenJim LendallCandidate for Governor
GreenBobby TullisCandidate for Treasurer
CaliforniaGreenPeter AllenCandidate for Attorney General
GreenWilliam "Bill" BalderstonCandidate for Insurance Commissioner
GreenJames R. "Jimi" CastilloCandidate for Lieutenant Governor
GreenJeremy ClowardCandidate for House CD 10
GreenCharles "Kit" CrittendenCandidate for Treasurer
GreenBenjamin A. "Ben" EmeryCandidate for House CD 4
GreenRoss D. FrankelCandidate for Controller
GreenDave HellerCandidate for House CD 9
GreenAnn MenascheCandidate for Secretary of State
GreenEric PetersenCandidate for House CD 17
GreenDuane RobertsCandidate for Senate Class 3
GreenLaura WellsCandidate for Governor
GreenCarol Stone WolmanCandidate for House CD 1
ColoradoGreenBob KinseyCandidate for Senate Class 3
(Green)Bruce E. LohmillerCandidate for Senate Class 3
GreenGary SwingCandidate for House CD 1
ConnecticutGreenColin D. BennettCandidate for Comptroller
GreenS. David BueCandidate for Treasurer
GreenS. Michael "Mike" DeRosaCandidate for Secretary of State
GreenGregory Scott "Scott" DeshefyCandidate for House CD 2
GreenStephen E. D. "Steve" FournierCandidate for Attorney General
GreenKenneth James "Ken" KrayeskeCandidate for House CD 1
GreenCharles A. "Charlie" PillsburyCandidate for House CD 3
(Green)Jeff RussellCandidate for Senate Class 3
District of ColumbiaD.C. Statehood Green  FaithCandidate for Mayor
D.C. Statehood GreenRick Tingling-ClemmonsCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
Florida(Green)Nicholas Ruiz, IIICandidate for House CD 24
HawaiiGreenJames R. "Jim" Brewer, Jr.Candidate for Senate Class 3
IllinoisGreenJeff AdamsCandidate for House CD 1
GreenDavid F. BlackCandidate for Attorney General
GreenRobert J. "Bob" BurnsCandidate for House CD 4
GreenTerry G. CampbellCandidate for House CD 16
GreenRoger K. DavisCandidate for House CD 17
GreenRodger W. JenningsCandidate for House CD 12
GreenLeAlan Marvin JonesCandidate for Senate Class 3
GreenLeAlan Marvin JonesCandidate for Senate Class 3
GreenDaniel J. "Dan" KairisCandidate for House CD 14
GreenLaurel Lambert SchmidtCandidate for House CD 3
GreenMatthew "Matt" ReichelCandidate for House CD 5
GreenSimon RibeiroCandidate for House CD 9
GreenR. Erika SchaferCandidate for Comptroller
GreenSheldon SchaferCandidate for House CD 18
GreenWilliam Curt "Bill" ScheurerCandidate for House CD 8
GreenScott K. SummersCandidate for Treasurer
GreenRichard "Rich" WhitneyCandidate for Governor
GreenAnthony W. WilliamsCandidate for House CD 2
MarylandGreenMaria AllwineCandidate for Governor
GreenKenniss HenryCandidate for Senate Class 3
MassachusettsGreen-RainbowNathanael Alexander "Nat" FortuneCandidate for Auditor
Green-RainbowJill SteinCandidate for Governor
MichiganGreenEllis BoalCandidate for House CD 1
GreenDouglas CampbellCandidate for House CD 9
GreenCandace Ruth CavenyCandidate for House CD 10
GreenLloyd ClarkeCandidate for House CD 2
GreenGeorge CorsettiCandidate for House CD 13
GreenJ. Matthew "Matt" de HeusCandidate for House CD 5
GreenPat FosterCandidate for House CD 6
GreenJohn Anthony La PietraCandidate for Secretary of State
GreenHarley G. MikkelsonCandidate for Governor
GreenCharlie ShickCandidate for House CD 3
GreenAimee SmithCandidate for House CD 15
GreenJulia WilliamsCandidate for House CD 12
GreenRichard WunschCandidate for House CD 7
MinnesotaGreenFarheen HakeemCandidate for Governor
(Green)Ken PentelCandidate for Governor
GreenAnnie YoungCandidate for Auditor
Missouri(Green)Nicholas Ivan LadendorfCandidate for House CD 7
NevadaGreenDavid Scott CurtisCandidate for Governor
New Hampshire  
New JerseyGreenPatricia AlessandriniCandidate for House CD 9
GreenEd FanningCandidate for House CD 5
GreenMark HeacockCandidate for House CD 1
GreenSteven "Steve" WelzerCandidate for House CD 4
New Mexico  
New YorkGreenBerntsen Colia L. LaFayette ClarkCandidate for Senate Class 3
GreenAnthony "Tony" GronowiczCandidate for House CD 7
GreenHowie HawkinsCandidate for Governor
GreenCecile Ann LawrenceCandidate for Senate Class 1
GreenJulia WillebrandCandidate for Comptroller
North Carolina(Green)Richard A. WeirCandidate for Senate Class 3
North Dakota  
Northern Marianas  
OhioGreenDennis S. SpisakCandidate for Governor
GreenRichard L. "Rich" StevensonCandidate for House CD 1
OregonPacific GreenMichael Allan "Mike" BeilsteinCandidate for House CD 4
Pacific GreenChristopher Kenneth "Chris" HenryCandidate for House CD 1
Pacific GreenChristina Jean "Chris" LugoCandidate for House CD 5
Pacific GreenMichael MeoCandidate for House CD 3
PennsylvaniaGreenEd BortzCandidate for House CD 14
(Green)Melvin Joseph "Mel" PackerCandidate for Senate Class 3
Puerto Rico  
Rhode Island  
South CarolinaGreenDoretha A. BullCandidate for Superintendent of Education
GreenTom ClementsCandidate for Senate Class 3
GreenRobert DobbsCandidate for House CD 1
GreenLeslie MinerdCandidate for Attorney General
GreenNammu Y. MuhammadCandidate for House CD 6
GreenMorgan Bruce ReevesCandidate for Governor
GreenC. Faye WaltersCandidate for House CD 4
South Dakota  
Tennessee(Green)John P. MigliettaCandidate for House CD 5
(Green)Howard M. SwitzerCandidate for Governor
TexasGreenArt BrowningCandidate for Railroad Commissioner 1
GreenHerb Gonzales, Jr.Candidate for Lieutenant Governor
GreenJim HoweCandidate for House CD 11
GreenEdward "Ed" LindsayCandidate for Comptroller of Public Accounts
GreenEd ScharfCandidate for House CD 23
GreenDeb ShaftoCandidate for Governor
Virgin Islands(Green)Guillaume MimounCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
West VirginiaMountainJesse Clarence JohnsonCandidate for Senate Class 1

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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