(The Center Square) – A growing dissatisfaction with America’s two-party system might make voters more open to supporting an alternative candidate this year – something the Forward Party is banking on.
Forward’s current goals are to get candidates on the ballot in swing states like Arizona, Georgia, Nevada, North Carolina and Pennsylvania, and achieve official party status – both statewide and nationally.
The Forward Party, founded in 2021 by former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang, recruits and supports candidates who become Forward affiliates – maintaining their party registration as Democrat or Republican and pledging to govern according to the organization’s value-based platform.
Greg Snyder, Forward’s Political Director for Pennsylvania, told The Center Square they believe their first full year of major political activities was a great success. Looking ahead, their focus is to build from the ground up, and they enter the new year with enthusiasm and ambitious goals.
In 2023, Forward