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LP NY welcomes elected official, ballot access wins in Maine & Va., and more

 

News from the Libertarian Party:

LP in New York welcomes elected official known as “taxpayers’ watchdog” Virginia LP gubernatorial candidate on the ballot Libertarian Party now qualified in Maine “Libertarians Working for You!” episodes with activists, candidates, and elected officials from Alabama, Arizona, California, Illinois, Maine, Texas 2017 Libertarian Party state conventions LP […]

Go Away George Soros

Macedonia to George Soros and USAID: Go Away

BY: VICTOR GAETANHere’s an opportunity for President Trump and Secretary Tillerson to pay some serious attention.

Small but mighty Macedonia is the mouse that roared this year, declaring war on George Soros, 86, and his U.S. Government handmaidens, who, incredibly, have financed a left-wing agenda to […]

The Nature of Fascism

 

Fascism: The Career of a Concept Paul E. Gottfried Northern Illinois Press, 2016 9780875804934 (cloth) 9781609091835 (e-book)

[Published in The Salisbury Review, June 2017]

I feel obliged to begin this review with an admission. I first met Paul Gottfried in May 2006, at the inaugural meeting in Bodrum of the Property and Freedom […]

NH Rep. Phinney switches to Libertarian Party

 

For immediate release June 27, 2017

New Hampshire Rep. Brandon Phinney switches to Libertarian Party Brandon Phinney, Libertarian state representative in New Hampshire

CONCORD, N.H. — Rep. Brandon Phinney (Strafford 24), formerly a member of the Republican Party, announced today on the State House steps he is changing his party affiliation to Libertarian.

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Breaking News: Nunes Says Trump Communications Were Collected

Nunes: Trump Communications were Collected…Incidentally

BY: MELISSA MACKENZIESo Trump’s accusation that Obama spied on him is true?!

This seems noteworthy: Nunes confirms US intel collected information on Trump campaign, transition teams unmasked – none of these activities related to Russia. — Katherine Gypson READ MORE The Heartland Institute will be holding their 12th International […]

The General Election: Authoritarian Hag v Fenian Scumbag

 

The General Election: Authoritarian Hag v Fenian Scumbag by Sean Gabb 26th May 2017

For the avoidance of doubt, I still intend to vote Conservative in this dreadful election. And, if Labour seems to be catching up in the opinion polls, so, I suspect, will enough people to give the Conservatives a decent […]

How you can help accelerate our growth

 

All over the country, from Utah to Nebraska, and from Iowa to New Hampshire, liberty-minded legislators are joining their true political home, the Libertarian Party.

 

Our bold vision for empowering people by bringing down government barriers appeals to principled legislators from all parts of the traditional political spectrum.

 

Yesterday, we […]

Yes, Obama Did Investigate Trump

Yes, Obama Did Investigate Trump

BY: GEORGE NEUMAYRAfter all the parsing at the Comey hearing, that remains the bottom line.

Straining at the tweet and swallowing the camel has become Washington’s favorite pursuit, and it was on tiresome display at Monday’s Congressional hearing with Jim Comey. Out of it came two clashing headlines: “Comey […]

In Limited Praise of Charlie Elphicke

In Limited Praise of Charlie Elphicke by Sean Gabb 20th May 2017 Last Sunday, my daughter assisting, I delivered about three hundred leaflets in North Deal for Charlie Elphicke, my Conservative candidate in the General Election. This was the first time in thirty years I had lifted a finger for the Conservative Party. I […]

Military personnel vital to Libertarian Party, Carla Howell moves on, candidates rattling cages, and more

 

News from the Libertarian Party:

Thanks to Carla Howell for her service as National LP Political Director Libertarian Gary St. Fleur rattling cages in Scranton mayoral race Salon magazine interviews Libertarian Party chair on the war on drugs Greg Creswell running in first-ever LP Michigan primary Michelle Darnell running in special election for […]

preserving our history

 

 

As you may know from previous emails, the national party is working on preserving our party’s history.

 

This includes archiving and preserving printed materials, digital materials, and more.

 

Our Historical Preservation Committee needs just $10,000 to fund their work this year. As of right now, we are about $1,400 […]

Leadership tips for county and state affiliate leaders

You are invited to a special conference call on Leadership Tips for County and State Affiliate Leaders featuring Pat Dixon

Monday, July 10

 

6 PM Pacific

7 PM Mountain

8 PM Central

9 PM Eastern

 

Pat Dixon has served as chair of the Travis County Libertarian Party (Austin, TX), […]

The New Gender Battle: Tampons v. Whiskey

The New Gender Battle: Tampons v. Whiskey

BY: STEVEN GREENHUTTurning the tax code into an endless fight over gender-equity.

It’s getting increasingly difficult to mock the California Legislature given the fusillade of nearly unbelievable legislation that makes its way through the Capitol’s hallowed halls. In the old days, when California had enough legislative Republicans […]

What will your Independence Day resolution be?

 

 

Over 200 years ago, our founders had the audacity to take on the most powerful bully on the planet: King George.

 

And, despite incredible odds, they won.

 

But, sadly, our liberties are still at risk, every day.

 

Today, we continue to denounce oppressive taxes, intrusive government, interventionist foreign […]

European Ingrates!

 

European Ingrates D.J. Webb

NB – This essay does not constitute an endorsement or condemnation by the Libertarian Alliance of any candidate in the present General Election. SIG

I wrote on this topic recently, but have more to say as the topic is fast-moving. Do Europeans owe anything to Britain? That’s […]

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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Libertarians condemn government persecution of Bitcoin exchange vendor

 

For immediate release June 6, 2017

Libertarian Party condemns government persecution of Bitcoin exchange vendor

First they came for those who traded Liberty Dollars, and I said nothing— because I had no Liberty Dollars. Then they came for Bitcoin exchange vendors, and I said nothing— because I had no bitcoins. Then they came […]

American Spectator: Foreign Government Messes with US Election and it’s NOT Russia

Special Report: How Brennan and Some Brits Tried to Tip Election for Hillary

BY: GEORGE NEUMAYRThey investigated candidate Trump and then planted smears in the English press about it.

Christopher Steele is the former British spy who compiled the “garbage” dossier on Trump-Russia ties, as Bob Woodward put it. That garbage dossier was cravenly […]

Thoughts on a Dull General Election

 

A Few Words on the General Election by Sean Gabb (29th April 2017)

Unless I fall under a bus before polling day, this will be the tenth General Election in which I have voted. It may be long-term electoral fatigue that leaves me so unexcited by and uninterested in the process. Or it […]

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 […]

Want more press coverage for Libertarians?

 

 

Last week, Libertarian Party Chair Nicholas Sarwark was interviewed on two of Glenn Beck’s programs.

 

Here is a clip from the TV interview.

 

Do you want to see more interviews like this?

 

Do you want to see Libertarian Party spokesmen on major news outlets on a regular basis?

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some of our most important work

 

 

Ballot access is one of the most critical functions of the national party.

 

Libertarians and Libertarian candidates across America benefit when we can say that EVERY American voter has the opportunity to vote Libertarian.

 

 

50 state ballot access is much more powerful than 49 state ballot access. […]

Conference call featuring the national Chairman

You are invited to a special conference call on The LP’s Plans for 2018 & Beyond featuring Libertarian Party Chairman Nicholas Sarwark

Monday, June 26

 

6 PM Pacific

7 PM Mountain

8 PM Central

9 PM Eastern

 

TO RSVP click here, fill out the form, and we’ll send you the call-in […]

FREE lapel pin offer!

 

This month, when you renew your membership, we’ll send you one of our new lapel pins as a token of our appreciation.

 

These lapel pins feature our new logo, the torch of liberty, and have been very popular.

 

If you’ll renew your membership through this link, we’ll mail you one […]