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Ballot Access: Struggle and Opportunities

Ballot Access: Struggle and Opportunities

By Kimberly Wilder Green Party of New York State Winter 2004 Green Party candidates cannot always assume that their desire to run for office will secure them a place on the ballot. In many states, the Green Party does not have automatic ballot status. In most states, election laws, written as they are by Democrat and Republican elected officials, often create unfair hurdles for Green and independent candidates. In California, for instance, even though Terry Baum was the only Green…

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