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LPF v FEC: follow-up complaint filed in court

June 26, 2017

A bit out of date as I forgot about it for a while, but I want to keep up coverage of this.

https://ivn.us/2017/05/30/legal-battle-against-presidential-debate-commission-rages-on/

I continue to believe that the effective blocking of 3rd parties in US politics greatly compounds the dysfunction of the political system – as was so plain to see in the 2016 election, with voters stuck with two unappealing choices.

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  1. Yes, the debates need reform, to enable credible third or fourth party candidates. I agree, BUT, the elections by district of winner-take-all is what most punishes third parties. Moreover, it is the primary process in the US in the most need of reform, such as the Democratic Party having many states in which no independent can vote in the Democratic Primary.

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