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One Subject at a Time reintroduced in U.S. House and…

 

 

 

 

 

We have VERY good news to report on the Downsize DC Agenda. RETWEET

Rep. Mia Love has reintroduced the One Subject at a Time Act (H.R. 395).

The 115th Congressional session just started, and it lasts two years. This is the earliest any of our bills has ever […]

Healthcare proposal #1: Restore natural prices & make them visible

 

 

 

 

 

Things cost more when you can’t see their price. Retweet

Downsize DC is promoting 20 proposals designed to replace Obamacare with consumer controlled, free market medicine. A major effect of these proposals would be to make healthcare costs visible to patients. And that’s because restoring natural prices is the […]

Is Donald Trump a cancer? Or…

 

 

 

 

 

Send lawyers, guns, and money… The immigration taboo. RETWEET

Dear DC Downsizers,

If you have principles, a brain, and a heart then I ask you to please pay close attention because…

Downsize DC has been injured for standing up for principles. Now…

Maybe you don’t agree with one or […]

Special Session Produced Corporate Welfare Lite

 

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Special Session Produced Corporate Welfare Lite

As far as I know, light beer is still beer. It may be […]

Declare Your Independence

 

Declare Your Independence!

 

 

As you grill out, watch fireworks, and spend time with friends and family this Independence Day, The Advocates for Self-Government encourages you to reflect on the meaning and significance of this day, along with the following quote from which the Advocates gets our namesake:

May [the Declaration of […]

Regarding my new position on the Bob White for Florida Governor campaign team

Many of you could be very surprised that I decided to accept the position of Campaign Manager for the Bob White for Florida Governor campaign. I wanted to send out an email explaining my actions and why YOU should support Bob in his run for governor.

After the 2016 election I made a decision to […]

Alex Snitker on Political Connections regarding the 2017 Florida Legislative Session

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A lack of choice is unfair

 

The last week of June was important in many ways for advocates of school choice. At the federal level, the US Supreme Court, according to Qartz, “made rulings on two cases in Missouri and Colorado that, while concerning small issues within specific school districts, likely have massive ramifications on the country’s entire […]

Thursday: Can you make “Southeast Libertarian mixer/supper club”?

Thursday Southeast Libertarian mixer/supper club Greater Los Angeles Libertarian Party Meetup Group Thursday, July 6, 2017 7:30 PM Mimi’s Cafe 8455 Firestone Blvd. Downey, CA We discuss current events and plans for the future and make new friends, in a convivial and welcoming setting. Learn more Social […]

Why so-called socialism is anti-social

 

 

 

 

 

An initiative of the Downsize DC Foundation

 

Political socialism is anti-social. Retweet

By Perry Willis

Socialism is a tricky word used by tricky people. For one thing, the word never seems to mean the same thing from one moment to the next. Originally…

Socialism meant that […]

Gut Trump’s “travel ban” by repealing the laws that authorized it

 

 

What does the Constitution say about Trump’s “travel ban?” Retweet

We have a NEW campaign to fight the Trump travel ban. The sample letter to Congress below explains the issue, but first a bit of housekeeping…

Our new website, that will use Congressional contact software from CQ-Roll Call (see the list at […]

Science Too Important to be Left to State | Are Private Schools Unfair? | Pot Black Market and Massachusetts

 

 

Now Is the Perfect Time to Get Your OPH Kit!

Since summer is here, now is the perfect time to order your Operation Politically Homeless Kit to prepare you and your group for libertarian outreach events the rest of this season and into fall.

OPH is the Advocates’ famous “event in […]

Alex Snitker: My Latest Article is in Sunshine State News

http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/special-session-produced-corporate-welfare-lite

Special Session Produced Corporate Welfare Lite As far as I know, light beer is still beer. It may be watered down, but it is still beer.

The special session wrapped up Friday afternoon and we now have a new economic incentive program called the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund. This new program will be […]

Invitation: Smash Cut Cine Fest

Smash Cut Cine Fest Greater Los Angeles Libertarian Party Meetup Group Added by Jonathan Jaech Wednesday, June 28, 2017 6:30 PM The Vista Theater 4473 Sunset Dr Los Angeles, CA From Group member Katie Weeks: I’d like to invite your Meetup group to a special event at the Vista Theater in LA on June 28th. […]

2 Meetups this Wednesday

Greater Los Angeles Libertarian Party Meetup Group Wednesday Wed Jun 28 6:30 PM Smash Cut Cine Fest at The Vista Theater 4 Liberty Lovers Yes No Wed Jun 28 7:30 PM Central L.A. Mixer/Meeting (Region 64) at Gill’s Indian Restaurant Yes No Social […]

Huntsville Area Libertarian Supper Club, June 28, 2017

Everyone is invited to the Huntsville Area Libertarian Supper Club meeting at 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, 28 June 2017. It will be at Meteor Chinese Buffet, 751 U. S. Highway 72 E, Huntsville, 256-852-8138. This buffet restaurant is on the south side of US-72 East a short distance east of Memorial Parkway.

NOTE: US-72 East’s intersection […]

Some upcoming events that may be of interest

 

We hope you are ready for the upcoming weekend!

A few notes before getting to upcoming events.

1) We are working to increase the number of registered Libertarian Party voters in Palm Beach County. If you are not one, please consider doing so here: https://lpf.org/action/register-to-vote-libertarian/

2) We are seeking individuals to run for […]

Celebrating a legislative success

 

HB436 has been signed by Gov. Sununu

Liberty Lobby LLC recently reported our biggest victory in the 2017 Session came with the passage of HB436 (Exempting persons using virtual currency from registering as money transmitters). HB436 was introduced in response to the to the Commission to Study Cryptocurrency Regulation which decided to […]

Second Circuit Court upholds Ulbricht’s double life sentence

 

 

Nearly two years ago Ross Ulbricht was sentenced to 2 life sentences plus 40 years in prison for his role in creating and operating the Silk Road online market. This sentence, and indeed the entire conviction, was appealed based on suppressed evidence and the existence of corrupt federal agents working on the […]

2017 Session: Week 19

 

2017 Session: Week 19

The 2017 Legislative Session is winding down, which means there are very few public hearings between now and the beginning of the 2018 Session. However Liberty Lobby LLC continues to advocate for maximum freedom at the statehouse and Legislative Office Building (LOB) advocating for pro-freedom legislation and against […]

Harvard Hates Memes | Brad Pitt and Libertarian Principles | Get Your OPH Kits!

 

 

Now Is the Perfect Time to Get Your OPH Kit!

Since summer is here, now is the perfect time to order your Operation Politically Homeless Kit to prepare you and your group for libertarian outreach events the rest of this season and into fall.

OPH is the Advocates’ famous “event in […]

Do left-statists own the word “society”

 

An initiative of the Downsize DC Foundation

Is only the Left pro-social? Is the free market anti-social? Or is it the other way around? Retweet

We have a new Mental Lever mini-article at the Zero Aggression Project: “Are the free market and society the same thing?”

Left-statists act like they own the […]

Memorial Day: Remembering the victims of war & “war”

 

Memorial Day has become the unofficial start of Summer, a time for businesses to hold sales and a time for family barbecue’s. It has also lost a lot of meaning in recent years, as people say “Memorial Day is a time to remember our men & women in uniform.” Memorial Day was first […]

A quick update of LP Palm Beach

 

Just wanted to get you an update as to what is happening here locally with LP Palm Beach. We are currently seeking candidates interested in running for local offices. We have two so far and are seeking those interested in running for city councils in March 2018. We will help you succeed! Send […]

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, June 15, 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 Randy Herrst who will speak on the effects of Proposition […]