On January 25, former Republican legislator Andrew Halcro announced that he will run for Governr of Alaska as an independent this year.
The Labor Party hope to finish its first-ever petition drive to qualify the party for a state ballot by February 1. The party is working on collecting 10,000 valid signatures in South Carolina. It made heavy progress on the three-day … Continue reading
For some time, the Alaska Green Party has been in state court over the state’s definition of “party”. Recently, the state said it will remove the Green Party check-box from the new voter registration form. This has given the Green … Continue reading
To see the national vote total for each party in Canada’s January 23 election, see http://enr.elections.ca/National_e.aspx.
On January 23, U.S. District Court Judge Frank Polozola ruled from the bench that Louisiana cannot hold its congressional elections in late September or early October. Love v Edwards, 95-cv-788. The state hasn’t decided whether to appeal. The decision was … Continue reading
On January 23, the US Supreme Court refused to disturb the Minnesota Republican Party’s victory in the 8th circuit last August. The 8th circuit had struck down a state regulation, making it illegal for candidates for judge to “identify themselves … Continue reading