Wesley Adams answered 2018-09-07 23:27:28 -0400Q: What issue are you most passionate about?
A: Foreign Policy
What issue are you passionate about? What issue matter the most to you when you vote? Which issue would you prefer our party add or expound more upon with in our party platform? Please fill out this survey in order to best inform our party and candidates where our members and electorate stand to better represent the people.Take the survey
Wesley Adams donated 2018-10-31 07:07:48 -0400
The Modern Whig Institute does not accept funding from unions, corporations or special interest groups -- just our fellow citizens, like you.
In order to more consistently budget for our continuing operations, we have developed this Continuing Support Program. This structure is designed to offer our supporters multiple easy options to donate on a recurring monthly basis, and allows you to choose a comfortable contribution level.
As always, we are deeply grateful for your ongoing support. Courage. Common Sense. Country.
By clicking on “Donate” you are certifying the following:
I am a United States citizen or a permanent resident alien.
This contribution is not made from the general treasury funds of a corporation, labor organization or national bank.
This contribution is not made from the treasury of an entity or person who is a federal contractor.
I am at least 16 years of age.
I acknowledge this donation is subject to federal political contribution limits and restrictions.
The funds I am donating are not being provided to me by another person or entity for the purpose of making this contribution.
Contributions to The Modern Whig Institute are not tax-deductible.
Federal law requires us to use our best efforts to collect and report the name, mailing address, occupation and name of employer of individuals whose contributions exceed $200 in a calendar year.
Wesley Adams commented on New member 2017-03-24 13:41:17 -0400Welcome to the party and good luck if you choose to run for judge.
Wesley Adams commented on A Thought to Our Official Color 2017-03-24 13:29:16 -0400The colors of Modern Whig Party, like previous Whig parties, are buff and blue, going as far back as the Whig Party of Great Britain. Patriots during the American Revolution also referred to themselves as “Whigs”. General Washington choose buff & blue for the Continental Army uniforms, in part, due to this Whig connection.
Many modern maps of historical electoral college results use a shade of buff for the Whigs, while using blue for the Democratic Party, red for the Republican Party, yellow of the Libertarian Party, green for (surprisingly) the Green Party. White on an electoral map means that the election results for state or district have not been called yet.
Also, keep in mind that red GOP states/blue Democratic states is an artifact of the 2000 election. The colors were assigned not by the parties, but by the news services. Prior to 2000, the colors alternated each election cycle between the Dems & GOP. It has only been in the past 17 years that the colors have been fixed. Internationally, most “conservative” parties use a “tory” blue will the “liberal” parties use red.
It looks like Maine is going to adopt Question 5: Ranked Choice Voting Do you want to allow voters to rank their choices of candidates in elections for U.S. Senate, Congress, Governor, State Senate, and State Representative, and to have ballots counted at the state level in multiple rounds in which last-place candidates are eliminated until a candidate wins by majority?
I support passage of the American Anti-Corruption Act -- model legislation designed as a standard for action to blunt the corrupting effect of political contributions at the the local, state and federal level.
I believe lobbying and ethics laws must be reformed; political fundraising must be transparent and donors must be publicly disclosed; and a system of citizen-funded elections must be installed.
I endorse all efforts to reverse the Supreme Court's decisions in the Citizens United and McCutcheon cases, and pledge to do all I can as a citizen to return control of my government to the hands of The People.
The Modern Whig Institute does not accept donations from corporations, unions, or special interest groups.
We are funded directly by volunteers and grassroots supporters. Please consider a small contribution today!
Wesley Adams donated 2016-01-28 21:41:43 -0500
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little. (Edmund Burke)
Thank you for donating to The Modern Whig Institute. We deeply appreciate your support, and we pledge to make the best possible use of your contribution.
Each donation is another step toward greater representation, more effective government and a deeper appreciation for the rights of every citizen.
We have two ways of donating. This page is for straightforward, one-time donations to our organization to support our operations. Second is through our monthly continuing support program.
Once again, we thank you!
Courage. Common Sense. Country.
By clicking on “Donate” you are certifying you are a United States citizen or permanent resident alien.
As a public foundation under section 501(c)(3)(9) of the Internal Revenue Code, contributions to The Modern Whig Institute are tax-deductible.Donate