Jaime Martinez, PhD. is a teacher educator at a private university. He has lived in and voted as a registered Democrat in Jersey City, New Jersey for over 25 years. He has been a supporter of independent politics for the last 18 years and has been an active volunteer in
The coalition will bring together organizations from across the political spectrum for the exclusive purpose of ending party control of our elections and protecting the voting rights of all voters.
“Every elected representative’s first
The Changing Electorate: People are Rejecting Party Labels
The largest political designation of US voters is actually no designation at all. Over 40 percent of Americans self-identify as politically independent, and in some states like Massachusetts, more than half of voters have declined to register with a political
For several generations, partisan leaders on both sides of the aisle have manipulated election and districting laws to reduce competition at the ballot box. The result is a political system filled with red and blue districts; a political dialogue that is conducted through ‘left’ and ‘right’ talking points; and, a