The Case For (And Against) Voting Third Party
Jill Stein and Gary Johnson told Newsy their arguments for voting third party, but there are also a lot of arguments against doing that.By Kate Grumke | August 10, 2016
We asked both Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson and Green party nominee Jill Stein why they think a vote for a third-party candidate isn't just throwing a vote away.
"A wasted vote is a vote for someone you don't believe in," Johnson said.
"When people say that I would be taking votes away from Hillary, they're kind of buying this new propaganda that politicians, establishment politicians, have a new kind of entitlement — they are entitled to our votes, they are entitled to our support," Stein said. "They have to earn it."