Tag: Commission on Presidential Debates

Gary Johnson Takes Historic Lawsuit Against Commission on Presidential Debates to SCOTUS
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Gary Johnson Takes Historic Lawsuit Against Commission on Presidential Debates to SCOTUS

December 28, 2017, Washington, DC — Attorneys with the Our America Initiative, a nonprofit advocacy organization, have petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court for a Writ of Certiorari asking the Justices to reinstate an antitrust suit brought against the Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) by former presidential candidate Gary Johnson and […]

The Commission on Presidential Debates Has Decided To Stop Publishing Its Sponsors
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The Commission on Presidential Debates Has Decided To Stop Publishing Its Sponsors

With each passing year, the Commission on Presidential Debates is showing itself to be more of a secretive and private organization, and less of a quasi-official public-spirited entity. It is no longer disclosing sponsors, and some board members who demonstrated concerns about the CPD’s practices are no longer publicly listed as board […]

Most States Let Third Parties on the Stage, Unlike the Commission on Presidential Debates
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Most States Let Third Parties on the Stage, Unlike the Commission on Presidential Debates

On October 26, Gov. Gary Johnson will speaking on the steps of the Supreme Court, urging action to end the unfair and arbitrary exclusion of third-party and independent candidates from the nationally-televised presidential debates. Many are hopeful that 2020 will finally see a more inclusive standard. Debate inclusion isn’t just […]

Republicans and Democrats Conspired to Limit Debates, Says Lawsuit Against Commission
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Republicans and Democrats Conspired to Limit Debates, Says Lawsuit Against Commission

Few institutions in American politics wield more power over our presidential election than the Commission on Presidential Debates. It is disparaged by critics as a two-party cabal designed to keep third-party candidates off the stage. Indeed, the private, non-profit organization is co-chaired by prominent members of the Republican and Democratic […]