Tag Archives: Independents

Vanity Fair: Opinion- T.A. Frank: ‘What Ross Perot Got Right About America’

Source:The New Democrat  “When Ross Perot was winding down his presidential campaign in 1992, he played Patsy Cline’s recording of “Crazy” at his rallies. It was an embrace of the pejoratives and invectives hurled his way by Democrats, Republicans, and … Continue reading

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The New Yorker: Opinion- Steven Markow: ‘Campaign Slogans For The Centrist Party’

Source:The New Democrat  “The nation is divided. Loved ones tweeting at loved ones. What the American people need now more than ever is a party that can unite the entire country in disappointment. That’s where we step in: the Centrist … Continue reading

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Mr. Beat: The American Presidential Election of 1980- John Anderson For President

Source:The New Democrat There are political Independents and then there are political Independents. Independents tend to get stereotyped as liberal or moderate on social issues and fiscally conservative. Which just isn’t the case in a lot of if not most … Continue reading

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Reform Party USA: Official Interview With National Secretary Nicholas Hensley- What is The Reform Party

“Without the emergence of the Christian-Right in the 1970s…” Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Without the emergence of the Christian-Right in the 1970s and 1980s, there is no Reform Party USA today. Why, because what … Continue reading

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National Journal: Opinion: Norm Ornstein: What If Independents Keep Senate Majority Status in Flux?

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat National Journal: Opinion: Norm Ornstein: What If Independents Keep Senate Majority In Flux? What if, what if, what if, what question is more fun to ask and even ask yourself than … Continue reading

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History Comes to Life: Video: Nelson Rockefeller Announces For the Presidency in 1968

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times on Blogger, September, 2011 If Nelson Rockefeller was alive today and still involved in public service in some way, whether it was in public office or working for non-profits, which … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: Video: Preview of Ross Perot: United We Stand

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times on WordPress, September, 2013 Ross Perot not that he ever had a real shot at being elected President of the United States, but his style of politics and what he believed … Continue reading

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