Ballot Access News » Blog Archive » Washington State Libertarian Party Files Lawsuit, Arguing Republican Party No Longer Meets the Definition of a Qualified Party The establishment RNC boys are feeling the heat. Between the "inside pressure" from the fiscal conservatives & Liberty caucuses, plus the outside pressure from our Libertarian party the RNC seems to have it's hands full trying to keep Romney, indeed the entire image of the GOP... as a viable party. The sheer desperation the RNC has shown in it's attempts to deny ballot access to qualified 3rd parties in states like Oklahoma, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Michigan & Ohio... The Republican Party's war against democracy - Charlotte Libertarian | Examiner.com Gary Johnson Has Another Ballot Access Issue - Hit & Run : Reason.com The Two Gary Johnsons - Hit & Run : Reason.com The DNC may have been able to slap around the Green party a few years ago but the RNC is having a LOT more problems doing this with the growing Liberty movement. I talked to a younger(mid 20's) political activist a short while ago that was stumping for the Green party. We had a lively but short debate on various political ideologies. When it got around to discussing the Repub & Dem parties he said something that stuck in my mind... ..."Both the Democrat & Republican parties are YESTERCENTURIES parties, they don't fit in with modern America." I had to chuckle on that one!