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A field guide to third-party prospects

By tom On Friday, November 04 th, 2016 · no Comments · In Blog Postings ,Writing

This was a prime year for a solid third-party run for the White House. Antipathy and disdain for the major party candidates are at historical high levels.

Polls show that far more than half of Americans think a third party is needed.

Do not hold out hope for a breakthrough. None of the “major” third party candidates — those on enough ballots to theoretically win the presidency — will win.

Even though a majority of Americans crave third-party alternatives, when it comes time to vote, they go “R” or “D” and let it be.

Plus, they have run lackluster campaigns. To read the rest, please go here