Representatives From Ten States Have Endorsed Gary Johnson For President


Winning as a third party candidate is difficult in the two party system. The majority rules electoral college system makes it hard for a candidate in a three way race to get the 270 votes needed to become President. Although, if one were to build a big enough coalition it is possible. Even if that doesn’t happen there is at least a way to keep the other two candidates under 270 and throw the election to the House. Gary Johnson has already started making progress on this task. State Senators and Representatives, as well as a Governor and a Congressman, from ten states have endorsed Gary Johnson for President.

So far, the highest ranking endorsement that Gary Johnson has received so far is from the former Governor of Minnesota Jesse Ventura. Ventura was Governor of Minnesota from 1999 – 2003 and has long been a supporter of Johnson. Next on the list would be former California Congressman Tom Campbell who represented California’s 12th and 15th Districts for five terms. After those two there are is a continuously growing list of State Representatives. Some have endorsed Gary Johnson and stayed with their party and others have switched to the Libertarian Party as well.

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Source: Representatives From Ten States Have Endorsed Gary Johnson For President

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