Daily Archives: March 24, 2009

Your Monday Message from the Libertarian Party – Elected Libertarians are making government work for you

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posted by Donny Ferguson on Mar 23, 2009

Dear friend,

Just a few days ago I had a nice exchange with Mack’s Creek, Misouri’s Libertarian Mayor Joel Stoner. Like other elected Libertarians, Mayor Stoner is hard at work improving city parks, establishing a broadband community center and fixing the local roads, all with either private donations or reductions elsewhere in the budget, allowing him to avoid tax increases.… Read more ...

LP.org: Glenn Beck to join Ron Paul, Peter Schiff on Fox News’ “Freedom Watch”

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posted by Donny Ferguson on Mar 24, 2009

Glenn Beck will also be joining Peter Schiff and host Judge Andrew Napolitano on FoxNews.com’s “Freedom Watch” Wednesday afternoon.

Go to http://www.foxnews.com/strategyroom tomorrow at 2:00 p.m. Eastern time to watch.


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Libertarian Party email: Learn how to protect your assets – and put Libertarians on the air!

Via email. Posted to IPR by Paulie.


Fox News Channel’s Judge Andrew Napolitano hosts “Freedom Watch” every Wednesday at 2:00 p.m., on FoxNews.com’s “Strategy Room.”

It’s an online libertarian program with libertarian hosts and guests streamed live every Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. Eastern, and your online support can help put Judge Napolitano’s show on television on the Fox News Channel!… Read more ...

2012 Libertarian Presidential candidates Wayne Root and Tom Knapp on the MIAC report

The following post at Knappster was sent to contact.ipr@gmail.com by Tom Knapp, an announced candidate for the 2012 Libertarian Party Presidential nomination. Knapp is from Missouri, the home of MIAC. He criticizes statements made by Wayne Root about the MIAC report. Root is also seeking the LP Presidential nomination, after coming in third in the 2008 presidential nomination balloting and accepting the VP candidate spot on the ticket with Bob Barr.… Read more ...

Libertarian Monds Announces for 2010 GA Governor’s Race

Jason Pye has published an LPGA press release with the announcement. The full text is below.

ATLANTA – John Monds will be announcing his intention to seek the Libertarian Party of Georgia’s nomination for Governor with a press conference at the Capitol in Atlanta with family, close friends and supporters by his side Wednesday, March 25th at 4:00pm.

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Could Public Funding of Congressional Candidates Help Independent/Third Party Candidates?

The following story at Ballot Access News describes a bill that is expected to be introduced within the week, and reflects on the possible impact for independent and third party candidates.

from Ballot Access News
Public Funding of Congressional Candidates
March 24th, 2009

A bill will be introduced in Congress within a week to provide for public funding for candidates for Congress, according to this Washington Post story of March 23.

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Could comedian Colbert win for President?

In 2007, Stephen Colbert, a political comedian who addresses his audience as “Nation”, made a brief run for President. He was considering running on both the Democratic and Republican Party lines.

While Colbert’s run was somewhat short-lived, it appears that Colbert does have the potential to win a nationwide vote.… Read more ...