The Green Papers
2020 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 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


Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
3 Incumbents
158 Candidates
2 Links

StatePartyCandidate or LinkOffice
AlabamaIndependentMichael "Mike" ParrishCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentJarmal Jabbar SandersCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentMarcus Jejaun WilliamsCandidate for Senate Class 2
AlaskaIndependentDavid Paul "Dave" MathenyCandidate for Senate Class 2
American Samoa  
ArizonaIndependentIndependent Party of Arizona
IndependentIman-Utopia Layjou BahCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentIrina Baroness von BehrCandidate for House CD 9
IndependentScott "Roambotics" MenorCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentAlan Ashley Alexander WhiteCandidate for Senate Class 3
ArkansasIndependentConnie "C.L." GammonCandidate for President
IndependentJoseph Glenn "J. Glenn" Smith, IICandidate for House CD 2
IndependentDaniel Allen "Dan" WhitfieldCandidate for Senate Class 2
CaliforniaIndependentBrant John-Michael "J.M." WilliamsCandidate for Senate Class 3
ColoradoIndependentJoseph A. "Joey" CampCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentLisa Marie GarciaCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentAlexander "Alex" JohnsonCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentRobert Duane "Robb" Moser, Jr.Candidate for House CD 3
DelawareIndependentShawn W. HowardCandidate for President
Democrats Abroad  
District of ColumbiaIndependentDavid KrucoffCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
FloridaIndependentKristofer Steven "KrisSteven" LawsonCandidate for House CD 10
GeorgiaIndependentElbert "Al" BartellCandidate for Senate Class 3
IndependentAllen BuckleyCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentAllen BuckleyCandidate for Senate Class 3
IndependentMichael Todd GreeneCandidate for Senate Class 3
IndependentTom JonesCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentDonald KellerCandidate for House CD 12
IndependentClifton Julius Kilby, IIICandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentCharles LollarCandidate for House CD 13
Independentstate Representative Valencia StovallCandidate for Senate Class 3
IllinoisIndependentPatrick FegesCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentBradley Sigmund HeinzCandidate for House CD 10
Independentformer Public Service Administrator Tracy JenningsCandidate for House CD 7
(Independent)Joseph W. "Joe" KopsickCandidate for House CD 10
IndependentRuth PellegriniCandidate for House CD 1
(Independent)Ruben SosaCandidate for House CD 4
IndependentWillie WilsonCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndianaIndependentShawn W. HowardCandidate for President
IndependentVernon Elisha MooreCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentJohn Willard TilfordCandidate for House CD 9
KansasIndependentPaul TutenCandidate for Senate Class 2
KentuckyIndependentWilliam Robert "Billy" HibbittsCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentShawn W. HowardCandidate for President
IndependentAlyssa Dara McDowellCandidate for Senate Class 2
LouisianaIndependentLouisiana Independent Party
IndependentJohn Robert BadgerCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentJohn Robert BadgerCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentJamar "Doc" Myers-MontgomeryCandidate for Senate Class 2
MaineIndependentTiffany BondCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentSenator Angus Stanley King, Jr.Incumbent Senate Class 1
IndependentSenator Angus Stanley King, Jr.Candidate for Senate Class 1
IndependentLisa Jill SavageCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentDanielle Ravyn VanHelsingCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentLinda WootenCandidate for Senate Class 2
MarylandIndependentShawn W. HowardCandidate for President
MassachusettsIndependentFrederick "Fritz" MayockCandidate for House CD 1
MichiganIndependentMember of Congress Justin AmashCandidate for House CD 3
IndependentRoger Henderson, IICandidate for House CD 14
IndependentGregory Charles JonesCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentJeffrey JowskeCandidate for House CD 10
IndependentStephen Michael "Steve" PattersonCandidate for House CD 13
IndependentAndrew J. TidwellCandidate for House CD 6
MinnesotaIndependentGary Edward HeyerCandidate for House CD 3
MissouriIndependentNatalie Marie FaucettCandidate for House CD 7
NevadaIndependentRichard John Dunn, IIICandidate for House CD 2
New Hampshire  
New JerseyIndependentChris AuriemmaCandidate for House CD 9
IndependentDaniel C. BurkeCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentVeronica FernandezCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentStan KoshyCandidate for House CD 12
New MexicoIndependentSteve JonesCandidate for House CD 2
New YorkIndependentJosh EisenCandidate for House CD 17
IndependentAmit LalCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentLuca NascimbeneCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentJeanne NigroCandidate for House CD 10
IndependentIroghama Christianna "Iro" OmereCandidate for House CD 7
IndependentJoshua A. "Josh" SaubermanCandidate for House CD 3
North CarolinaIndependentJennyfer "Jen" BucardoCandidate for House CD 6
IndependentEshan PatelCandidate for House CD 1
North DakotaIndependentMatthew GulloCandidate for House At-Large
Northern MarianasIndependentTerritorial Delegate Gregorio Kilili Camacho "Kilili" SablanIncumbent Delegate to the House of Representatives
IndependentTerritorial Delegate Gregorio Kilili Camacho "Kilili" SablanCandidate for Delegate to the House of Representatives
OklahomaIndependentJoan FarrCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentApril D. "A. D." NesbitCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentEvelyn L. RogersCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentStephen WrightCandidate for House CD 3
PennsylvaniaIndependentHoney Brook Township Supervisor John H. McHughCandidate for House CD 6
IndependentDonald Raymond "Don" NevillsCandidate for House CD 18
IndependentJoe TarshishCandidate for House CD 4
IndependentDaniel Michael "Dan" VaydaCandidate for House CD 18
Puerto RicoIndependentZayira Jordán CondeCandidate for Resident Commissioner to the House of Representatives
Republicans Abroad International  
Rhode Island  
South CarolinaIndependentHarrison George ShulerCandidate for House CD 6
South DakotaIndependentClayton G. WalkerCandidate for Senate Class 2
TennesseeIndependentTrevor AdamsonCandidate for House CD 6
IndependentNancy Jackson BaxleyCandidate for House CD 3
IndependentMatthew L. CampbellCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentJon DillardCandidate for House CD 8
IndependentYomi "Fapas" Faparusi, Sr.Candidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentJeffrey Alan GrünauCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentJames L. HartCandidate for House CD 8
IndependentRonnie HenleyCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentGarland Dean "Dean" Hill, IICandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentSteve HolderCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentSteven J. HooperCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentAmber L. HysellCandidate for House CD 3
IndependentTom KovachCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentBobby LyonsCandidate for House CD 9
IndependentElizabeth D. McLeodCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentChristopher Brian MondayCandidate for House CD 6
IndependentKacey MorganCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentEric William StansberryCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentKeith Douglas SweitzerCandidate for House CD 3
IndependentCraig WildenradtCandidate for House CD 5
TexasIndependentOlis BahariCandidate for House CD 10
IndependentMark Andrew BauerCandidate for House CD 24
IndependentJeremy John BravoCandidate for House CD 31
IndependentJeffery CadyCandidate for House CD 11
IndependentWilliam Robert Cunningham, Jr.Candidate for House CD 26
IndependentMichael Joseph FeltsCandidate for House CD 21
IndependentCedric D. "CD" JeffersonCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentStephen "Steve" KuzmichCandidate for House CD 24
IndependentAdam Michael Martinez-Gomez, IIICandidate for House CD 20
IndependentJason Mata, Sr.Candidate for House CD 35
IndependentCarlos QuintanillaCandidate for House CD 33
IndependentCyrus SajnaCandidate for House CD 14
IndependentSteven SandersCandidate for House CD 23
IndependentMoshe "Cal" SchrauthCandidate for House CD 31
IndependentJason SigmonCandidate for House CD 32
IndependentEdward Small, Jr.Candidate for House CD 9
IndependentTim SmithCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentChad Edward SniderCandidate for House CD 6
IndependentArjun SrinivasanCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentJay TaylorCandidate for House CD 26
IndependentRicardo "Ric" Turullols-BonillaCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentKrisjiannis VittatoCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentRenedria Ann "Rene" WeltonCandidate for House CD 33
IndependentEric Lemonte WilliamsCandidate for House CD 30
UtahIndependentRussel FugalCandidate for House CD 3
IndependentMark SmithCandidate for Governor
VermontIndependentSenator Bernard "Bernie" SandersIncumbent Senate Class 1
Virgin Islands  
VirginiaIndependentMitchell BuppCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentChristina DolinCandidate for House CD 4
IndependentDavid M. FosterCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentHeerak Christian KimCandidate for House CD 8
IndependentAldous K. MinaCandidate for Senate Class 2
IndependentShawn Thomas PonterioCandidate for House CD 1
IndependentKyle RobertsCandidate for House CD 3
WashingtonIndependentThor AmundsonCandidate for Governor
IndependentCorey BaileyCandidate for House CD 8
IndependentTodd BuckleyCandidate for House CD 10
IndependentElaina J. GonzalezCandidate for Governor
IndependentEvan Owen JonesCandidate for House CD 4
IndependentRick LewisCandidate for House CD 7
(Independent)Stan LippmannCandidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction
IndependentEd MingerCandidate for Secretary of State
IndependentDylan B. NailsCandidate for Governor
IndependentBrendan O'ReganCandidate for House CD 5
IndependentAsa PalagiCandidate for Governor
West Virginia(Independent)Quintin Gerard CaldwellCandidate for Governor
IndependentDave SartinCandidate for Governor
IndependentWilliam James "Billy" SinghasCandidate for Governor
WisconsinIndependentBradley J. BurtCandidate for House CD 2
IndependentKen DriessenCandidate for House CD 7
IndependentRobbie HoffmanCandidate for House CD 8
(Independent)Dennis PaulahaCandidate for House CD 6

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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