Stories by Theresa Amato

Theresa Amato was the national presidential campaign manager and in-house counsel for Ralph Nader in both 2000 and 2004—and the only woman to have managed two high-profile American presidential campaigns outside the two major parties. A graduate of Harvard University and NYU School of Law, she is the founder of the Citizen Advocacy Center in suburban Chicago and a public interest lawyer. Amato lives with her family in Oak Park, Illinois. subscribe to Theresa Amato's feed

Posted on: Jul 6, 2009, Source: The New Press

Third-party candidates are effectively shut out of the presidential race by the two major parties designed to squash the competition.