York protest planned over exclusion from presidential debates

Yorktowne Proffessor Chaos, belonging to Anais Frazier of York city, joined Third Party protesters at the the square in downtown York on Monday. (DAILY RECORD/SUNDAY NEWS–JASON PLOTKIN)

A protest over the exclusion of third-party candidates from presidential debates took place between 4 and 6 p.m. Monday in York’s Continental Square, according to a news release from the York County Green Party.

The release states that two presidential candidates, Green Party candidate Jill Stein and Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson, will be on enough state ballots this November to win the presidency through the Electoral College, but have been excluded by the Commission on Presidential Debates.

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James Rountrey, with the Green Party, protests along Continental Square in York city on Monday. (DAILY RECORD/SUNDAY NEWS–JASON PLOTKIN)

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One Response to York protest planned over exclusion from presidential debates

  1. Dave Moser says:

    Wow. It’s like I wasn’t even there…….

    Or 3/4 of the York Libertarian executive board…….

    Gotta love media bias in an article about a protest against media bias.

    Otherwise I would like to thank Steve Baker for initiating this event. Thanks.

    Thank you to everyone that gave some time for this joint event.

    Lastly, tonight you can see Libertarian, Green, Constitution, and Justice candidates for President debate on either C-Span or http://www.freeandequal.org/live Tune in and know your options.

    Dave Moser
    Chair
    York Libertarian Party
    Candidate
    PA State House
    95th district

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