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Libertarian Party: Trump’s ‘revenue neutral’ tax proposal is taxpayer negative

  For immediate release May 1, 2017 Libertarian Party: Trump’s ‘revenue neutral’ tax proposal is taxpayer negative Nicholas Sarwark, Chair of the Libertarian National Committee, released the following statement today: American taxpayers get to take home just 54 cents on every dollar they earn, while federal, state and local governments take the other 46 cents. [...]

Two elected Libertarians in Florida town, free market drives down cost of health care, and more

  News from the Libertarian Party: Florida town now has two elected Libertarian officials Delaware ex-GOP Libertarian running for reelection in Elsmere What EpiPen and Lasik reveal about healthcare Colorado LP chair interviewed on Denver NBC television affiliate Mississippi Libertarian for mayor featured on ABC, Fox TV 2017 Libertarian Party state conventions Florida town now [...]

Please Donate for This

  Please help me reach $9,000 for this effort today.   Click here to see our progress.   Caryn Ann Harlos personally donated $1,500. And by the way, she’s the one who will spend hundreds, if not thousands of hours volunteering and organizing other volunteers to make this project happen.   This isn’t just about [...]

Outreach to the Center

You are invited to a special conference call about Outreach to the Center LNC Representative Joshua Katz Tuesday, May 16   5 PM Pacific 6 PM Mountain 7 PM Central 8 PM Eastern   Joshua has been elected to two offices: Chief of Emergency Medical Services in Hempstead, NY, and later as member of the [...]

preserving our history

    Our party is growing and I am thrilled to help welcome so many “newborn Libertarians”.   But, as we grow and move towards our future, we MUST know our past, and we are in serious danger of losing it.   Many of the original delegates and liberty-fighters that started this party have passed [...]

Refund it all!

  Libertarians believe that Americans have the right to use their hard-earned money as they see fit. Today and everyday, we call for a full refund for all Americans and complete abolishment of the income tax.   Currently, the average American family pays $13,758 in federal income taxes.   This is enough money to buy [...]

Open letter to people of Syria, other nations; five new elected Libertarians in Illinois; and more

  News from the Libertarian Party: An open letter to the people of Syria, Iran, Iraq, and other nations Illinois LP elects five new officeholders New and improved LPedia 2017 Libertarian candidates 2017 Libertarian Party state conventions An open letter to the people of Syria, Iran, Iraq, and other nations Arvin Vohra, vice chair of [...]

Activist training

You are invited to a special conference call on How to do Effective Outreach Through Tabling LNC State Affiliate Development Specialist Andy Burns May 8   5 PM Pacific 6 PM Mountain 7 PM Central 8 PM Eastern Andy Burns serves as State Affiliate Development Specialist for the Libertarian Party. His job is to help [...]

Libertarian Parenting

    Speaking as a dad I know first hand that parenting is plenty challenging and, arguably, libertarian parenting is even harder.   There are currently precious few resources that guide parents on the art of libertarian parenting.   Valerie Sarwark, wife of our national Chair, Nicholas Sarwark, and mom of three, recommends Little Dreams [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Leadership Conference in New Hampshire, May 28

    I hope to see some of you in Manchester, New Hampshire, this May 28 at the Libertarian State Leadership Alliance (LSLA) Conference.   The conference is open to anyone interested in the future and direction of the Libertarian Party. Traditionally, many of our state and national party leaders have attended. While there will be [...]

Announcing our 2018 national convention theme

    Over the last couple of weeks, I have emailed you about the contest to help choose our 2018 Libertarian Party National Convention theme.   Thanks to all who have voted and donated.   The final results are in!   Our 2018 Libertarian Party National Convention theme will be “I’m That Libertarian!”   For [...]

LP Chair interviewed on IVN, exciting LP candidates, Libertarians win lawsuit, and more

News from the Libertarian Party: IVN interviews LNC Chair in a podcast series on alternative parties LNC seeks audio-visual services vendor for 2018 LP national convention New Jersey Libertarians nominate Peter Rorhman for governor Libertarian Will Hammer runs again to win Del. Dickie Bell’s seat Libertarian Mark Wicks campaigns for U.S. Congress in Montana Illinois [...]

Our latest victory

  Dear Libertarian,   Did you hear the happy news last week?   The Federal Election Commission (FEC) announced that they will not appeal the District Court’s decision that the FEC must uphold the law on their regulation of the Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD).   The Libertarian Party was a co-plaintiff in this case. [...]

NH state rep joins LP, Feb issue of LP News now online, and more

  News from the Libertarian Party: Rep. Caleb Dyer (R–NH) joins Libertarian Party Fox News: LNC chair knocks Trump support of ‘immoral’ asset forfeiture Kansas Libertarians nominate Chris Rockhold for special election Salem city council candidate: ‘Taxation is theft’ LP News February 2017 issue ready to view online LNC regional rep Caryn Ann Harlos on [...]

How to get your campaign started

You are invited to a special conference call on How to Get Your Campaign Started featuring guest speaker C. Michael Pickens Wednesday, April 5   5 PM Pacific 6 PM Mountain 7 PM Central 8 PM Eastern   C. Michael Pickens has coached numerous candidates to record-breaking vote totals and local wins. He has been [...]

LNC Seeks Applicants for Platform Committee, and Bylaws and Rules Committee

  The Libertarian National Committee (LNC) is seeking applicants to serve on the Platform Committee and on the Bylaws and Rules Committee for the July 1-3, 2018 Libertarian Party National Convention in New Orleans, Louisiana. The LNC expects to make the appointments during its April 15-16, 2017 meeting so as to give the committees plenty [...]

Libertarians praise House bill to end Dept. of Education

For immediate release February 9, 2017 Libertarians praise House bill to end Dept. of Education Rep. Tom Massie (R–Ky.) The Libertarian Party strongly supports U.S. House bill H.R. 399, which was filed today by Rep Tom Massie (R–KY), along with seven co-sponsors, to abolish the federal Department of Education. “Libertarians are encouraged to see a [...]

Upcoming Ballot Access Battles

You are invited to a special conference call on BALLOT ACCESS BATTLE GROUND LNC Regional Alternate Ken Moellman Monday, March 6   5 PM Pacific 6 PM Mountain 7 PM Central 8 PM Eastern The Libertarian Party aims to achieve 50 state (plus DC) ballot access again in 2018. We are further ahead on this [...]

Convention theme finalists!

  Last week, I emailed you about the contest to help choose our 2018 Libertarian Party National Convention theme.   Thanks to all who have voted!   These top five advance to the next round:   $1,370 – I’m That Libertarian! $1,097 – Pro Choice on Everything $608 – Empowering the Individual $220 – The [...]

We won our court case against the FEC!

  Dear Libertarian,   In a victory for more open presidential debates, a US District Court ruled yesterday against the Federal Election Commission (FEC) in Level the Playing Field et al v. Federal Election Commission, in which the Libertarian Party is a co-plaintiff.   We won this case!   The judge ruled that the FEC [...]