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Nick Troiano’s List of Possible Americans Elect Presidential Candidates

Despite Bylaw 6.1 prohibiting Americans Elect officers from acting or communicating to promote any possible presidential contenders, Americans Elect National Campus Director Nick Troiano can’t help but join the long list of Americans Elect leadership to float favored names. A Prezi presentation dated to January 13 2012:

Steve Ballmer Meg Whitman Mitt Romney [...]

Daniel Winslow, Listed in the past as Americans Elect Officer, Supporting Mitt Romney for President now

Americans Elect is a 501c4 corporation that is working to nominate a candidate for President. Americans Elect leaders say they have no favored candidate. Furthermore, Americans Elect officers are mandated to maintain neutrality regarding candidates, a mandate described in its corporate bylaws:

Section 6.1 Officers and Neutrality. Officers shall not communicate or act in favor [...]

Americans Elect Officer Dan Winslow goes on TV and helps Mitt Romney, violating Bylaws

Americans Elect bylaws, the most recent version of which were enacted on July 1 2011, make it very clear how Board Members and Officers of Americans Elect are to behave in regard to presidential candidates:

Officers shall not communicate or act in favor of or in opposition to any candidate for President or Vice President [...]