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Jill Stein

Alternatives available to Romney, Obama

In light of Howard Bluth's disgust with the presidential offerings of both major parties ("Voting is an exercise in futility," Oct.18), it is understandable that he has refused to participate in the upcoming election. However, on Nov. 6, most voters will be surprised to discover that their choice for president is not limited to President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. The Green Party's Jill Stein and the Libertarian's Gary Johnson are legitimate national candidates who have gained ballot access in most states and have qualified for federal matching funds. Respectively, both have articulated detailed progressive and minimalist government solutions to national...