Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 1 Share on Twitter Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
General News    H4'ed 5/30/17

Closed Primaries over Open Primaries Leads to Candidates Favoring Political Party Over America

Quicklink Submitted By     (# of views)   1 comment
Author 39565
Follow Me on Twitter     Message Hugh Campbell
Become a Fan
  (3 fans)

In denying Hawaii Democrats and Montana Republicans challenges to open primaries as a violation of the constitutional right to freedom of association, leaving in place rulings by the 9th U.S Circuit Court of Appeals that upheld the states’ open primaries, The SCOTUS opted not to comment.


(Image by Warren Buffet)   Details   DMCA

Former Republican Legislator, Matthew Monforton’s comments speak volumes: “Democrats, unions and establishment Montana Republicans to strangle conservative candidates during our primaries. They’re very good at manipulating Democratic voters to cross over in key legislative districts to vote for liberal Republicans rather than conservative Republicans,'

Hardcore partisans of both political parties favor closed primaries because they enable these partisans to set the agenda of candidates for the General election, who in many cases candidates advocating party over county, state, etc.
Read the rest of the story HERE:

At mtpr.org

 

- Advertisement -

Rate It | View Ratings

Hugh Campbell Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

A seasoned financial professional, currently providing subject matter expertise on a variety of regulatory topics, including the Dodd-Frank Act, the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) and overall compliance monitoring. He has previously held (more...)
 
Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Writers Guidelines
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

STAY IN THE KNOW
If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
Name
Email
   (Opens new browser window)