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We denounce the air strikes on Syria

  Dear Libertarian,   The Libertarian Party denounces last night’s strikes on Syria.   Purportedly these strikes were a retaliation for the release of a chemical agent which wounded and killed many Syrians earlier this week.   The use of chemical agents against civilians is abhorrent but, according to news reports, the cause of that [...]

Important update regarding the Liberty First Network

  Let me begin by saying thank you to those of you who have continued to support the Liberty First Network. Without your help we would not be where we are today. You make the hard work and long hours and the time away from home worth it. Some months ago we moved the Liberty [...]

Libertarian Innovation in Education

You are invited to a special conference call about Libertarian Innovation in Education featuring LNC Vice Chair Arvin Vohra Wednesday, April 26   5 PM Pacific 6 PM Mountain 7 PM Central 8 PM Eastern Arvin Vohra is the Vice Chair of the Libertarian National Committee (LNC) and the founder of Vohra Method, a free-market [...]

Wednesday: Can you make “Central L.A. Mixer/Meeting (Region 64)”?

Wednesday Central L.A. Mixer/Meeting (Region 64) Greater Los Angeles Libertarian Party Meetup Group Wednesday, April 26, 2017 7:30 PM Gill’s Indian Restaurant 838 South Grand Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90017 We sit for dinner at 7:30 pm with discussion or speaker after dinner. Early arrivers can toss back a drink at Hank’s bar or just [...]

Libertarian Party of Broward April Meeting

Join us! The Libertarian Party of Broward County is inviting you to our regular monthly meeting and social.Date: Wednesday, April 26 at 7 PM - 10 PM Location: Bru’s Room of Pompano Beach 235 S Federal Hwy, Pompano Beach, FL 33062 Our special guest speakers: Char-Lez Braden, Chairman of the Libertarian Party of Florida Omar E. Recuero, Vice Chairman [...]

Support SB188: Property rights are advanced when owners have the freedom to rent out their property as they so choose

  Many property owners in Florida generate extra income by renting their homes to tourist vacationing in Florida. These types of rentals also help Florida’s tourism by allowing families to save money by staying together in a home instead of multiple hotel rooms. This flexibility promotes more tourism, which produces $67 billion in economic activity [...]

American Spectator – Trump Disarms the Dems

Trump Disarms the Dems BY: GEORGE NEUMAYR His honoring of Carryn Owens made a good speech great. Female Democrats, clad in white, turned the color into a symbol of impure politics at Trump’s first speech to Congress. They didn’t yell out “You lie,” but they gave him several ugly thumbs-down gestures. Little did they realize [...]

The Left Wages War On Donald Trump, Its Godzilla

Jan 29, 2017 @ 10:00 AM http://www.forbes.com/sites/ralphbenko/2017/01/29/the-left-wages-war-on-donald-trump-its-godzilla/#1d96761b1afb Ralph Benko Last week, in downtown DC, I was treated up-close-and-personal to Greenpeace’s banner unfurled — two intrepid activists dangling from it to provide ballast — from the top of a 270-foot-high crane rising above the crater of the old Washington Post building proclaiming RESIST. It was a [...]

2017 Session: Week 12

    2017 Session: Week 12 Legislation continues to be sent from one chamber to the other, and Liberty Lobby LLC continues to advocate for maximum freedom at the statehouse and Legislative Office Building (LOB) testifying for pro-freedom legislation and against anti-freedom legislation. On Tuesday April 4, Liberty Lobby LLC CEO, Darryl W Perry testified [...]

Introducing Legacy Libertarians

  Have you considered designating the Libertarian Party in your will?   Many Libertarians have done this and we are very thankful for their generosity. Their bequests have done tremendous good by growing the Party and spreading the timeless and precious message of Liberty.   To better honor these special folks, we are starting a [...]

PeaceOptions – Either We Change, or We Will Perish from the Earth

Either We Change, or We Will Perish from the Earth Mar 23, 2017 11:01 am | John Dennison   This is the time of changes. Where we go from here is up to us. We all know the news. Turmoil abroad. Turmoil at home. Passions run hot, and people are at each others’ throats. We [...]

Two Important Bills to reduce regulations will be heard in the Appropriations Committee Tomorrow

  Support SB 554: Allow small Craft Breweries to Self-Distribute Craft Breweries are prohibited by law (Three-Tier System) from distributing directly to retailers and are required to sell their beer to distributors, who then sell to retailers. Using a distributor can be an efficient way to get products into the marketplace — when it is [...]

United Airlines and the Zero Aggression Principle

  How libertarians (should) view the United Airlines story Retweet By Jim Babka (Find this article at Zero Aggression Project blog) When passenger David Dao was dragged off a United Airlines plane, it was a violation of the Zero Aggression Principle (sometimes called the non-aggression principle). The Zero Aggression Principle (ZAP) says that it’s wrong to use threats, [...]

Do you support our opposition to John Bolton for Assistant Secretary of State

  Rand Paul is right. John Bolton should not be Asst. Sec of State. Retweet In this message: Why we’re changing our strategy about presidential appointments Our standard of judgment for supporting or opposing appointments The conditions under which we, as voluntaryist libertarians, support foreign intervention, the conditions under which we oppose it, and how that [...]

In his book In Search of the Miraculous By Robert Ringer

  In his book In Search of the Miraculous, the great 20th century thinker, philosopher, and writer, Russian-born P.D. Ouspensky, shares the following insight by his mentor, G.I. Gurdjieff: If a man in prison was at any time to have a chance to escape, then he must first of all realize that he IS in [...]

FEE – What We Can Learn from George Orwell’s Review of Mein Kampf

5 Great Books on Politics and Public Policy from 2016 by Richard Morrison From Rivalry and Central Planning by Don Lavoie to Real Heroes, by our own Larry Read, here are some must-read books from 2016. READ NOW Capitalism Destroys Jobs, and That’s a Good Thing by Daniel J. Mitchell The creative destruction that results [...]

We are going to outmaneuver and outwork them

Over the last few weeks, we’ve been pushing our special opportunity to have donations to the Ballot Access Fund TRIPLED.   Many thanks to all those who have donated!   So far, we’ve raised over $23,000, which triples to $69,000!   Those funds are going to make a big impact.   We are working to make [...]

TAKE ACTION on Guns and Taxes

  Support HB 779 Common-Sense Protection for Concealed Weapon Permit Holders. HB 779 Would protect concealed weapons permit-holders from arrest or criminal charges if they “temporarily and openly display” their gun. If HB 779 passes, law enforcement cannot penalize a concealed weapon permit holder for temporarily displaying a weapon, such as a wind blowing a [...]

Communicating Libertarianism

You are invited to a special conference call on Communicating Libertarianism featuring LNC Regional Alternate Larry Sharpe Tuesday, April 18   5 PM Pacific 6 PM Mountain 7 PM Central 8 PM Eastern Larry Sharpe is a businessman and speaker. He has trained and coached hundreds of executives, entrepreneurs, leaders and employees from organizations all [...]

Thursday: Can you make “South Bay Libertarians Monthly Dinner/Meeting”?

Thursday South Bay Libertarians Monthly Dinner/Meeting Greater Los Angeles Libertarian Party Meetup Group Thursday, April 20, 2017 6:30 PM Raffaello Ristorante 400 South Pacific Avenue San Pedro, CA 90731 6:30 pm:Social Hour & Dinner 8:00 pm: Meeting, Speakers, Discussions Our featured guest this month is… Here is a link to our website: http://www.lplac66.wordpress.com/ Learn more [...]

Two Important Bills to reduce regulations will be heard in the Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government

  Support SB 166- Free Craft Distilleries from Unnecessary Regulations SB 166 deals with craft distilleries. A craft distillery is defined as one that is “a licensed distillery that produces 250,000 or fewer gallons per calendar year of distilled spirits on its premises. SB 166 allows craft distilleries to get their product to more people [...]

SB 10 still puts us into debt and will not solve the problem

  SB 10, the bill that would put us into debt by authorizing the use of bond funds to buy 60,000 acres of land to build a reservoir south of Lake Okeechobee has been scaled back. The original language was estimated to cost between $2.4 billion and $4 billion. The new language would reduce costs [...]

American Spectator – Paul Ryan’s Housecleaning

Paul Ryan’s Housecleaning BY: SCOTT MCKAY The Republican House leadership says they’re on schedule to pass a transformative agenda, but they’re busy cleaning up a regulatory mess left over from Obama. Last week, in case our readers missed it, House Speaker Paul Ryan did an interesting interview with Sean Hannity on the question of Congress’ [...]

How President Trump Could Bring About A Safer Greater World Peace

http://www.forbes.com/sites/ralphbenko/2017/01/20/how-president-trump-could-bring-about-a-safer-greater-world-peace/#3bd443ef6724 Jan 20, 2017 @ 01:00 PM Ralph Benko As I have argued here, repeatedly, Donald Trump won the presidency on a platform of peace and prosperity. Now, as he himself recently told The Washington Post’s Karen Tumulty, “you still have to produce the results.” There’s more than a little anxiety about whether Trump’s proposed [...]

2017 Session: Week 11

  2017 Session: Week 11 Liberty Lobby LLC is tracking 345 bills. Of the bills we’re tracking: 149 have been deemed Inexpedient to Legislate; 144 were deemed Ought to Pass by the first chamber to which they were referred; another 38 have been retained, 1 bill was withdrawn, and 4 bills are still awaiting a [...]