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  Constitution
POLITICAL PARTY DETAILS
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AbbreviationCST
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CountryUnited States
Established1952-00-00
Disbanded0000-00-00
ContributorRob Ritchie
Last EditedRBH - February 16, 2018 10:54pm
DescriptionThe Constitution Party was a conservative third party in the United States, founded in 1952. For the 1952 presidential election, they nominated Douglas MacArthur for President and Harry F. Byrd for Vice-President, without permission from either candidate. The ticket won 17,205 votes (0.03%).

In 1960, the Texas-based Constitution Party nominated retired Marine Corps Brigadier General Merritt B. Curtis for President and Curtis B. Dall for Vice-President.

In 1964, Joseph B. Lightburn of Jane Lew, West Virginia and Theodore Billings of Colorado were the party's presidential ticket.

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11/02/1982 TX Governor Bob Poteet Lost 0.25% (-52.95%)
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