Thursday, October 29, 2020

Presidential candidate Dr. Jo Jorgensen makes campaign stop in Savannah


Libertarian presidential hopeful Jo Jorgensen calls Fox News 'fair and balanced'

The network covers her campaign, the rest ignore the third party candidate

by Jennifer Harper, Washington Times

Libertarian presidential hopeful Jo Jorgensen has a compliment for Fox News, which has offered the third party candidate a considerable amount of coverage in recent weeks.

Jo Jorgensen's Big Idea: A truly market-based system of health care, like Lasik surgery

The Libertarian Party 2020 presidential nominee shares her plan to drive health care costs down

by Marisa Schultz, Fox News 

Jo Jorgensen, the Libertarian Party's 2020 presidential nominee, is campaigning on a market-based health care vision where patients would shop for the best prices for services and providers would be forced to drive down costs to remain competitive.

In NKY, Libertarian presidential candidate Jo Jorgensen draws former Trump supporters. 'To say I'm unimpressed is a slight understatement'

by Scott Wartman, Cincinnati Enquirer 

COVINGTON, Ky. —  It's been 167 years since someone who wasn't a Republican or Democrat occupied the White House as president. 

Jo Jorgensen isn't likely to be the next Millard Fillmore, a member of the Whig Party who served as president from 1850-1853. But Jorgensen does appear on the ballots of all 50 states as the Libertarian candidate for president. 

Her long odds didn't deter the 100 or so people who gathered Sunday afternoon beneath the clocktower of Goebel Park in this Northern Kentucky city across the Ohio River from Cincinnati to cheer on their choice for the next president. 

Many in the crowd told The Enquirer they voted for President Donald Trump in 2016 but won't this year.

That included three Northern Kentucky residents who carried their rifles to the rally...

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Libertarian candidate Jorgensen snaps at Nickelodeon for leaving her off 2020 elections graphic

'What a shame for America’s future,' the party's first female presidential nominee tweeted

by Michael Ruiz, Fox News

Libertarian Party presidential candidate Jo Jorgensen snapped at Nickelodeon over the weekend after she was left off of a 2020 election graphic for the network’s “Kid's Vote” segment.

In a tweet Sunday she accused the channel of being “complicit in indoctrinating our children that there are only 2 parties, even though there are 3 candidates on all 50 ballots and 4 who can get to 270.”

Green Party presidential candidate Howie Hawkins says Dems, Republicans not addressing needs of American people

Published by WTOL News Staff

TOLEDO, Ohio — Third parties have a long history in the United States. The Republican Party itself was a third party behind the Democrats and the Whigs in the 1800s. And with so many people taking issue with both of the modern major parties, third parties like the Libertarians and Green party have seen a surge of interest in the last decade.

On Saturday, Libertarian candidate for president, Jo Jorgensen, was in Toledo speaking to and taking questions from a crowd of about one hundred people.

US Green Party: 'There's more at stake than getting rid of Trump'

With left-leaning voters fearing a second Trump term, the US Green Party is facing calls from Democrats to drop out of the race. The party's presidential nominee, Howie Hawkins, tells DW he won't do it.

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Howie Hawkins knows he will not be the next president of the United States. But he is running anyway as the nominee of the US Green Party for a simple reason: He believes neither major political party has real solutions to what ails the country and the planet.

"When we go to fight on climate issues or affordable housing issues or for universal health care," Hawkins told DW, "we're fighting the Democrats as much as the Republicans."

Green Party's Howie Hawkins on Why He’s Running…Again

by Susan Arbetter, Spectrum News

There’s a great piece in today’s Syracuse Post-Standard about New York’s own Green Party candidate for president, Howie Hawkins. 

This is Howie’s 25th political campaign, and according to the piece, he’s lost every single time, except once, when he won a seat on the Syracuse City Council.