Gabriel San Roman
Third Parties Shafted Again in OC on Nov. Ballot Thanks to Jungle Primary
The ballot is a lonely place for third party candidates in California come November. Of all the formerly partisan races in Orange County this year, only the Libertarian Party’s Autumn Browne made it to a voter-nominated “top-two” contest against incumbent Democrat Tom Daly for the 69th Assembly District. Even that counted as an achievement in itself with the state’s so-called “jungle primary” changing the political landscape this decade.
Read more on my latest OC Weekly Navel Gazing Blog post: