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Third Parties

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CLIP: Role and History of Third Parties in the U.S.
Donald Green, author of the book Third-Party Matters, talked about the evolution and impact role of third parties in the United States from the anti-slavery Liberty Party in 1841 to Ross Perot’s Reform Party in the early 1990s.
August 15, 2016 : 5 min. 43 sec.

CLIP: Third Party Candidates and the Presidential Election
Former Representative Vin Weber (R-MN) talked about the importance of third party candidates in presidential elections and why they should be included in the debates.
May 23, 2015 : 4 min. 37 sec.

CLIP: 2014 Midterm Election Races Update
Chris Cillizza talked about some of the most competitive midterm U.S. Senate and gubernatorial races, which take place on November 4, 2014.
September 23, 2014 : 9 min. 3 sec.

History and Role of Third Parties in American Politics
Charleston College Professor David Gillespie talked about the history and role of third parties in American politics.
November 5, 2013 : 41 min. 19 sec.

Role and Mission of the U.S. Secret Service
Ronald Kessler, author of In the President’s Secret Service, discussed the history, role, and mission of the U.S. Secret Service.
March 30, 2013 : 41 min. 1 sec.

Third Party Presidential Candidate Debate
Third party presidential candidates Gary Johnson, Jill Stein, Virgil Goode, and Rocky Anderson debated their political platforms and positions on a variety of issues.
October 23, 2012 : 1 hr. 30 min.

Role of Political Third Parties
Author Donal F Green on the evolution and impact of third parties in the United States' political system.
September 30, 2012 : 35 min. 41 sec.

Constitution Party Nominee Virgil Goode
Former Congressman Virgil Goode (VA) talked about his nomination as the presidential candidate for the Constitution Party.
May 13, 2012 : 42 min. 11 sec.

The Presidential Election of 1800
Professor Ed Larson on the 1800 election contest between Thomas Jefferson and John Adams, and the lasting constitutional impact of that election.
April 23, 2011 : 1 hr. 50 min.

Political Influence of the Tea Party
Former Majority Leader Dick Armey talked about the rise, political impact, and the future of the Tea Party.
August 18, 2010 : 39 min. 56 sec.
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