The Green Papers
The Green Papers
2021 Political Parties
Parties Grouped by Classification

Parties Grouped by Classification
Parties Alphabetically

The Classification of Political parties listed on TheGreenPapers.com.

  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

  1. American Independent
    American Independent
    1. Affiliate of: America's Independent Party
    2. Based in: California affiliate of America's Independent Party
    3. Incumbents, candidates, and links to state affiliates
      1. 3 Candidates
      2. 1 Link
    4. . On 28 June 2008 a dispute arose in the American Independent Party which resulted in the party changing its affiliation from the Constitution Party to America's Independent Party of Fenton, Michigan on 28 June 2008.
 
StatePartyCandidate or Party LinkOffice
Alabama  
Alaska  
American Samoa  
Arizona  
Arkansas  
CaliforniaAmerican IndependentAmerican Independent Party (prefers NOT to be allied with the national Constitution Party)
(American Independent)Thuy E. HugensCandidate for
Colorado  
Connecticut  
Delaware  
Democrats Abroad  
District of Columbia  
Florida  
Georgia  
Guam  
Hawaii  
Idaho  
Illinois  
Indiana  
Iowa  
Kansas  
Kentucky  
Louisiana  
Maine  
Maryland  
Massachusetts  
Michigan  
Minnesota  
Mississippi  
Missouri  
Montana  
Nebraska  
Nevada  
New Hampshire  
New Jersey  
New Mexico  
New York  
North Carolina  
North Dakota  
Northern Marianas  
Ohio  
Oklahoma  
Oregon  
Pennsylvania  
Puerto Rico  
Republicans Abroad International  
Rhode Island  
South Carolina  
South Dakota  
Tennessee  
Texas  
Utah  
VermontAmerican IndependentCarl Mark CoesterCandidate for Senate Class 3
Virgin Islands  
Virginia  
Washington  
West Virginia  
WisconsinAmerican IndependentScott Alan AubartCandidate for Senate Class 3
Wyoming  
 

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.


2021 General Election Outline


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