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| Name (abreviation): || '''Pirate Party of the United States''' (PPUS)
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| Name (abreviation): || '''United States Pirate Party''' (USPP)
 
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| Country: || [[wp:USA|USA]]
 
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| Status: || active
 
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| Founded: || 06.06.2006
 
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| Slogan: || No Safe Harbor for the Enemies of Liberty
 
| Slogan: || No Safe Harbor for the Enemies of Liberty
 
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| Administrator: || Ryan Martin
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| Spokesperson: || Bradley Hall
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| Operations Officer: || Glenn Kerbein
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| Promotions Officer: || Bryan Hoffower
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| Financial Officer: || VACANT
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| Records Officer: || VACANT
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| Legal Officer: || Bethany Jolly
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| Members: || 3250 <small>(01.02.2008)</small>
 
| Members: || 3250 <small>(01.02.2008)</small>
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| valign="top" | 2 local associations
 
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| Headquarters: || Atlanta, Georgia and Ogden, Utah <br /> USA
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| Headquarters: ||  
 
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| phone: || +1.801.689.2217
 
| phone: || +1.801.689.2217
 
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| eMail: || [mailto:info@pirate-party.us info@pirate-party.us]
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| eMail: || [mailto:info@us.pirate.is info@us.pirate.is]
 
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'''The Pirate Party of the United States''' (official abbrevation: "PPUS") is the pirate party of the USA.  
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'''United States Pirate Party''' (official abbrevation: "USPP") is the pirate party of the USA.  
  
 
=== Officials ===
 
=== Officials ===
* Andrew Norton (Chairman of the Pirate Party of the US)
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* Bradley Hall (Spokesman for the United States Pirate Party)
* Glenn Kerbein (Operations Officer for the National Party)
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* Ray Jenson (Administrator for the Pirate Party of Utah/Promotions officer for the National Party)
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=== Official status ===
 
=== Official status ===
Registered as a National Party (Section 527 political nonprofit). Not recognized yet, still working on it. Registration information is available on the US Internal Revenue Service's financial disclosure site, though there are issues with obtaining a new password so that we can report earnings from donations, etc., but at least it's listed. Chalk on up for transparency!
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Dissolved the USPP for-profit in September 2011 and now forming a national committee.
 
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Official Party constitution - http://memwiki.pirate-party.us/index.php?title=Constitution (under revision and amendment, in green)
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==== Utah ====
 
==== Utah ====
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There were not enough signatures collected before the deadline. Plans are to start at the beginning of the next canvass in December 2008 for another try, and all petitions were destroyed by a paper shredding service so that personal information is maintained as private.
 
There were not enough signatures collected before the deadline. Plans are to start at the beginning of the next canvass in December 2008 for another try, and all petitions were destroyed by a paper shredding service so that personal information is maintained as private.
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==== Oklahoma ====
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The Pirate Party of Oklahoma has filed a "notice of indent to form a new political party" with the State Election Board, and is currently in the process of collecting the signatures needed to become recognized as a political party by the state. Over 73,000 signatures are needed for this process.
  
 
=== Other States ===
 
=== Other States ===
Several states are actually appearing to have their own state-level parties forming.
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In the United States, it is not possible to have a national party. Parties are not legal entities and as such a party exists if someone says it does. However, using this as a requirement to determine whether a party has a presence is not useful. Since parties aren't legal entities a charter/constitution aren't required. We consider a party to be active if they are attempting to gain members.
  
The following states have people who have contacted the Pirate Party of the United States, looking for state-level charters and to at least start the petition drive.
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The following states are active (as of October 2011):
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*Florida
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*Massachussetts
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*New York
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*Oklahoma
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*Oregon
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*Washington
  
* California
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The following states are interested in becoming active (as of October 2011):
* Connecticut
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*Arizona
* Michigan
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*California
* Mississippi
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*Nevada
* New Jersey
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*Ohio
* New York
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*South Carolina
* Ohio
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*Texas
  
=== PPUS Endorses Presidential Candidate Barack Obama ===
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=== USPP Endorses [inaugurated] Presidential Candidate Barack Obama ===
 
[http://www.pirate-party.us/files/PPUS_press_release_010308.pdf Pressrelease] (3.1.2008)
 
[http://www.pirate-party.us/files/PPUS_press_release_010308.pdf Pressrelease] (3.1.2008)
 
=== PPUS USA Tour ===
 
Tour Schedule for The Pirate Party Tour http://pirate-party.us/content/tour-schedule
 
  
 
=== Resources ===
 
=== Resources ===
* Website: http://www.pirate-party.us/
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* Website: http://us.pirate.is
* Forum: http://www.pirate-party.us/forum
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* Forum: http://forum.pirate.is
* Wiki: http://memwiki.pirate-party.us/index.php/Main_Page
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* Wiki: http://wiki.pirate.is/index.php?title=United_States
* Utah Website: http://utah.pirate-party.us/
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* Florida Website: http://fl.pirate.is
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* Massachussetts Website: http://www.masspirates.org/blog/
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* Oklahoma Website: http://ppok.us/
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* Oregon Website: http://arregon.org/
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* Washington Website: http://wa.pirate.is
  
  
  
 
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Latest revision as of 05:51, 15 October 2011

Party Information
Name (abreviation): United States Pirate Party (USPP)
Country: USA
Status: active
Founded: 06.06.2006
Registered: 11.01.2008
Foundingplace:  ???
Slogan: No Safe Harbor for the Enemies of Liberty
Spokesperson: Bradley Hall
Members: 3250 (01.02.2008)
Percentage of women: Numbers unavailable (dd.mm.yyyy)
Campaign finance: 0€ (2007)
approx. 100€ (15.03.2008)
Subdivision:
5 state organisations
2 local associations
Headquarters:
phone: +1.801.689.2217
eMail: info@us.pirate.is

United States Pirate Party (official abbrevation: "USPP") is the pirate party of the USA.

Officials

  • Bradley Hall (Spokesman for the United States Pirate Party)

Official status

Dissolved the USPP for-profit in September 2011 and now forming a national committee.

Utah

PPUS announces registration in Utah Submitted by Andrew Norton on Thu, 2007-08-09 00:39.Utah

PRESS RELEASE

The Pirate Party of the United States announces it is now accepting statements of support in the State of Utah. These statements are the first step in the registration of the Pirate Party as a political body in the State of Utah. (...) The Pirate Party of Utah, as the state party will be known, has until early February 2008 to return the 2000 signatures of registered voters it needs.

The form for the petition can be downloaded here

There were not enough signatures collected before the deadline. Plans are to start at the beginning of the next canvass in December 2008 for another try, and all petitions were destroyed by a paper shredding service so that personal information is maintained as private.

Oklahoma

The Pirate Party of Oklahoma has filed a "notice of indent to form a new political party" with the State Election Board, and is currently in the process of collecting the signatures needed to become recognized as a political party by the state. Over 73,000 signatures are needed for this process.

Other States

In the United States, it is not possible to have a national party. Parties are not legal entities and as such a party exists if someone says it does. However, using this as a requirement to determine whether a party has a presence is not useful. Since parties aren't legal entities a charter/constitution aren't required. We consider a party to be active if they are attempting to gain members.

The following states are active (as of October 2011):

  • Florida
  • Massachussetts
  • New York
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Washington

The following states are interested in becoming active (as of October 2011):

  • Arizona
  • California
  • Nevada
  • Ohio
  • South Carolina
  • Texas

USPP Endorses [inaugurated] Presidential Candidate Barack Obama

Pressrelease (3.1.2008)

Resources