While a few third-party candidates have made an appearance in the race for a top spot among the Presidential hopefuls, none are performing well in polls. Meanwhile the Reform Party convention this past weekend was marked by internal dissension. A panel talks about the dynamics of third-party politics in the U.S.: past, present and future.


  • Andrew Kohut Director of the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press
  • Charlie Cook Editor and publisher of the "Cook Political Report"
  • Ken Rudin Political editor at National Public Radio


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