14 August 2012
By Richard Winger
Ballot Access News
"On August 12, Liberty Union, a ballot-qualified party that exists
only in Vermont, nominated Stewart Alexander for President. He is also
the Socialist Party presidential nominee as well.
However, it turns out that the 2009 law that changed independent
candidate petition deadlines from September to June also changed the
deadlines for qualified minor parties to submit their nominees for the
November ballot. Therefore, the Secretary of State will refuse to print
the Liberty Union nominees on the November ballot, unless the party
wins a lawsuit...."