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Republican or Democrat? Oh, there are other options?

by Patt Morrison

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Anyone paying attention to California’s U.S. Senate seat race has heard of Democratic candidate Barbara Boxer and Republican candidate Carly Fiorina. But what about the Green Party candidate, the American Independent, Libertarian, or Peace and Freedom party candidates? They exist and they want your votes too. In America’s political landscape, third party candidates are often overlooked if not ignored. What do they have to say about the issues, and what will they do to best represent the people of California? Patt talks to U.S. Senate candidates from four third parties – each of them tells you what sets them apart from the other, and from the Democrats and Republicans.


Marsha Feinland, Peace and Freedom Party Senate candidate

Edward C. Noonan, American Independent Party Senate candidate

Duane J. Roberts, Green Party Senate candidate

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