The Green Papers
2017 Political Parties
Parties Grouped by Classification

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 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; Mountain; Pacific Green; Peace And Justice; Progressive Party of Missouri

Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
45 Candidates

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

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

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

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

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

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
American Samoa  
ArizonaGreenEve Reyes AguirreCandidate for Senate Class 1
CaliforniaGreenChristopher CarlsonCandidate for Governor
GreenRodolfo Cortes BarraganCandidate for House CD 40
GreenAngelica Maria DuenasCandidate for House CD 29
Greenformer Santa Monica Mayor Michael FeinsteinCandidate for Secretary of State
GreenVeronika FimbresCandidate for Governor
GreenEric FrameCandidate for Senate Class 1
GreenBarry HermansonCandidate for House CD 12
GreenJosh JonesCandidate for Governor
GreenJason KishineffCandidate for House CD 5
GreenKenneth MejiaCandidate for House CD 34
GreenMichael "Cal Songmaker" ZiesingCandidate for Senate Class 1
GreenMiguel Angel "MigZ" ZuñigaCandidate for House CD 43
ColoradoGreenVéronique BellamyCandidate for Governor
Democrats Abroad  
District of Columbia  
FloridaGreenEric AllenCandidate for House CD 16
GeorgiaGreenJames L. "Jimmy" Cooper, IIICandidate for House CD 8
GreenFernando GamarraCandidate for House CD 10
IllinoisGreenRandy AuxierCandidate for House CD 12
MaineGreenLegislative Tribal Member Representing the Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians Henry John BearCandidate for House CD 2
GreenJay DresserCandidate for Governor
GreenBetsy MarsanoCandidate for Governor
MarylandGreenGeorge GluckCandidate for House CD 6
GreenIan SchlakmanCandidate for Governor
MichiganGreenAnita E. BelleCandidate for Senate Class 1
GreenJennifer V. KurlandCandidate for Governor
GreenJennifer V. KurlandCandidate for Senate Class 1
GreenDwain Clarence Reynolds, IIICandidate for Governor
GreenStephen Robert Neale "Steve" YoungCandidate for House CD 12
MinnesotaGreenPaula OverbyCandidate for Senate Class 1
GreenRay "Skip" SandmanCandidate for House CD 8
MontanaGreenThomas BreckCandidate for Senate Class 1
New Hampshire  
New JerseyGreenSeth Kaper-DaleCandidate for Governor
GreenDiane MoxleyCandidate for House CD 7
New Mexico  
New York  
North Carolina  
North Dakota  
Northern Marianas  
OhioGreenConstance Gadell-NewtonCandidate for Governor
GreenAdam HickeyCandidate for House CD 14
Puerto Rico  
Republicans Abroad International  
Rhode Island  
South CarolinaGreenDavid KulmaCandidate for House CD 5
South Dakota  
TexasGreenTravis ChristalCandidate for Comptroller of Public Accounts
GreenJoel GronauCandidate for House CD 30
GreenRobert Carter MasonCandidate for House CD 3
GreenJamar OsborneCandidate for Attorney General
GreenJames Partsch-GalvanCandidate for House CD 29
GreenGeorge ReiterCandidate for Railroad Commissioner 2
GreenJanis RichardsCandidate for Governor
UtahGreenAdam DavisCandidate for House CD 1
(Green)Brendan PhillipsCandidate for House CD 3
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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