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  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

Working Families
  Based in New York

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
46 Candidates

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
American Samoa  
ConnecticutWorking Familiesstate Attorney General Richard BlumenthalCandidate for Senate Class 3
Working FamiliesCongressman Joseph D. "Joe" CourtneyCandidate for House CD 2
Working FamiliesCongressman Rosa L. DeLauroCandidate for House CD 3
Working FamiliesCongressman Jim HimesCandidate for House CD 4
Working Familiesformer state Senator George C. JepsenCandidate for Attorney General
Working FamiliesCongressman John B. LarsonCandidate for House CD 1
Working FamiliesKevin P. LemboCandidate for Comptroller
Working Familiesformer Mayor of the City of Stamford Dannel P. "Dan" MalloyCandidate for Governor
Working Familiesstate Representative Denise W. MerrillCandidate for Secretary of State
Working FamiliesCongressman Christopher Scott "Chris" MurphyCandidate for House CD 5
Working FamiliesTreasurer Denise L. NappierCandidate for Treasurer
District of Columbia  
New Hampshire  
New Jersey  
New Mexico  
New YorkWorking FamiliesCongressman Gary L. AckermanCandidate for House CD 5
Working FamiliesCongressman Timothy H. "Tim" BishopCandidate for House CD 1
Working FamiliesCongressman Yvette D. ClarkeCandidate for House CD 11
Working FamiliesCongressman Joseph "Joe" CrowleyCandidate for House CD 7
Working FamiliesAttorney General Andrew M. CuomoCandidate for Governor
Working FamiliesComptroller Thomas P. DiNapoliCandidate for Comptroller
Working FamiliesCongressman Eliot L. EngelCandidate for House CD 17
Working FamiliesSenator Kirsten Elizabeth GillibrandCandidate for Senate Class 1
Working FamiliesCongressman John Joseph HallCandidate for House CD 19
Working FamiliesCongressman Brian M. HigginsCandidate for House CD 27
Working FamiliesCongressman Maurice D. HincheyCandidate for House CD 22
Working FamiliesCongressman Steve J. IsraelCandidate for House CD 2
Working FamiliesCongressman Nita M. LoweyCandidate for House CD 18
Working FamiliesCongressman Daniel Benjamin "Dan" MaffeiCandidate for House CD 25
Working FamiliesCongressman Carolyn B. MaloneyCandidate for House CD 14
Working FamiliesCongressman Carolyn McCarthyCandidate for House CD 4
Working FamiliesCongressman H. Scott MurphyCandidate for House CD 20
Working FamiliesCongressman Jerrold Lewis "Jerry" NadlerCandidate for House CD 8
Working FamiliesCongressman William L. "Bill" OwensCandidate for House CD 23
Working FamiliesCongressman Charles B. RangelCandidate for House CD 15
Working FamiliesState Senator Eric T. SchneidermanCandidate for Attorney General
Working FamiliesSenator Charles E. "Chuck" SchumerCandidate for Senate Class 3
Working FamiliesCongressman Josť E. SerranoCandidate for House CD 16
Working FamiliesCongressman Louise McIntosh SlaughterCandidate for House CD 28
Working FamiliesCongressman Paul David TonkoCandidate for House CD 21
Working FamiliesCongressman Nydia M. VelazquezCandidate for House CD 12
Working FamiliesCongressman Anthony D. WeinerCandidate for House CD 9
Working FamiliesMatthew C. "Matt" ZellerCandidate for House CD 29
Working FamiliesMatthew C. "Matt" ZellerCandidate for House CD 29
North Carolina  
North Dakota  
Northern Marianas  
OregonWorking FamiliesBruce CronkCandidate for Senate Class 3
Working FamiliesCongressman Peter Anthony "Pete" DeFazioCandidate for House CD 4
Working Familiesinterim Treasurer Ted WheelerCandidate for Treasurer
Puerto Rico  
Rhode Island  
South CarolinaWorking FamiliesJane Ballard DyerCandidate for House CD 3
Working FamiliesRobert E. "Rob" GroceCandidate for House CD 1
South Dakota  
VermontWorking Familiesstate Senator Peter ShumlinCandidate for Governor
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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