|Posted by Pete Healey on May 7, 2012 at 3:25 PM|
Hey Democrats, if you want to reform the electoral process to make it more fair and democratic, knock this crap off and people may begin to take your other efforts more seriously.
" Green Party Congressional candidate Joseph Diaferia, running in New York’s 16th District, has apparently turned back a challenge to his nominating petitions. The campaign staff of U.S. Representative Eliot Engel (D-N...Y) mounted the challenge to Diaferia’s petition on grounds that a minor clerical inconsistency rendered said petitions null and void. However, in a ruling issued on Thursday, May 3, 2012, the New York State Board of Elections (BOE) determined that Diaferia’s petitions were, in their entirety, valid and properly prepared. "