7:45am Dr. Jill Stein, Green Party Presidential Candidate
Topic: Guest will discuss her candidacy for President on the Green Party ticket, issues that she cares about, the Green party platform, and challenges of third parties breaking through the current two-party system.
8:30am Virgil Goode, Constitution Party Presidential Candidate and Former U.S. Representative, Virginia 1997-2009
Topic: Former Congressman Virgil Goode on April 21st won the nomination for the Constitution Party on the first ballot. Winning 203 of 403 possible votes, the former Virginia Representative won on the first ballot with 50.37%. Two less votes would’ve required a second ballot.
9:15am Donald Green, Author, “Third-Party Matters”
Topic: From the antislavery Liberty Party in 1841 to Ross Perot’s Reform party in the early 90s, guest will discuss the evolution and impact role of third parties in the United States.