Here is the certified list of candidates running in the special primary election to be held on August 28, 2010, in order to determine the nominees to run in the general election in November for the US Senate seat vacated by the death of Robert C. Byrd.
I took a look at the Mountain Party platform, which you can see here. In four words: Big Government in Birkenstocks. 'Nuff said.
Mr. Mac Warner is my pick. I know him personally, have questioned him closely on issues that affect me as a Catholic, a parent, a business owner, and an American, and believe that if he is elected he will do what he says he will do. You can learn more about him here. The kids and I worked in his campaign office during the regular primary campaign; he was on the ballot to be the GOP nominee for the US House. (You should see us putting together yard signs and lit-packs! We're speedy!)
If you don't like the direction in which this country is headed, be sure you get out to the polls and VOTE on August 28th. Your vote does count.