On August 23, the Missouri Secretary of State said the Green Party petition has enough valid signatures. This will be the first time the Green Party has been on the Missouri ballot in a presidential year since 2000. … Continue reading
Daily Kos has this article about the August 2, 2016 Washington state primary, and the Treasurer’s race. Three Democrats and two Republicans filed. Even though 52% of the electorate voted for one of the three Democrats, only two Republicans will … Continue reading
The Tennessee Secretary of State has determined that Rocky De La Fuente has enough valid signatures to be on the ballot as an independent candidate for president. Many of the other petitions are still being checked. The state will be … Continue reading
On the evening of August 22, the Ohio Libertarian Party asked the U.S. Supreme Court to put Gary Johnson and Bill Weld on the ballot as Libertarians, rather than putting them on the ballot with no label whatsoever. Libertarian Party … Continue reading
On August 23, the Tennessee Secretary of State’s office determined that Jill Stein’s independent presidential petition has enough valid signatures. The office is still working on several other presidential petitions.
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has finished individually reviewing 13,000 applications from ex-felons who want to register to vote. See this story. He had originally made a blanket approval, but the State Supreme Court said he must study each individual application. … Continue reading