Category Archives: Libertarian Party

Libertarian Party Radical Caucus: Convention News Text Updates

lprcFrom the Libertarian Party Radical Caucus Facebook Page:

STAY INFORMED AT CONVENTION: the LPRC will have a text update system to share info on floor votes, functions, meetings, etc at the convention. Before that time we’ll probably send a few test messages, so if you’re okay with that just text YOUR NAME to 919-906-2106.… Read more ...

McAfee/Weiss- Libertarian Party Presidential and Vice-Presidential Candidates’ Newest Video and Convention Event

From Judd Weiss Facebook Page:

We have a voice, yet Americans are led to believe we must support this façade of lies and force we know as politics.

The political process doesn’t move our world forward. We advance through technology and the pursuit of our vision for a better life.

Let us embrace our voice, let us exit.… Read more ...

George Phillies releases May 2016 edition of Liberty for America

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George Phillies, a longtime Libertarian Party activist from Massachusetts and a candidate for the LP’s presidential nomination in 2008, has just released a new edition of his newsletter, Liberty for America, which provides news and commentary about the Libertarian Party. (News source: American Third Party Report)

Liberty for America May 2016 edition

Full video of Libertarian Party presidential debate in Las Vegas

On May 16th, 2016, a presidential debate was held in Las Vegas, Nevada for candidates seeking the Libertarian Party’s presidential nomination. Candidates John McAfee, Gary Johnson and Austin Petersen participated, with magician Penn Jillette serving as moderator. A video of the entire debate was uploaded to YouTube today.  (Via American Third Party Report)

Bill Weld: A personal message for Delegates to the Libertarian National Convention

A personal message for Delegates to the Libertarian National Convention.

Friends,

My name is Bill Weld. I’m writing you today to ask for your vote for the nomination to be the Libertarian Party’s candidate for Vice-President of the United States.

I served as Governor of Massachusetts from 1991 to 1997. I was first elected in 1990, and in 1994, was re-elected by the largest margin in the state’s history.… Read more ...

David Koch denies pledging “tens of millions” of dollars to Gary Johnson’s campaign

David Koch was the Libertarian Party’s 1980 vice-presidential nominee.

Via American Third Party Report, May 19th, 2016:

Today, Drew Johnson of the DailyCaller.com reported:

Billionaire businessman and philanthropist David Koch has pledged “tens of millions of dollars” to help bankroll the campaign of Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson, according to a source within Johnson’s campaign.

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Chuck Moulton: Summaries of LNC Voting Records

moulton-200x200Chuck Moulton has published his summaries of the LNC voting records online for examination by activists prior to the Libertarian Party National Convention. You can view these summaries here:
http://www.chuckmoulton.org/libertarian/2016/voting/

This information will be handed out at Convention to the delegates.

About Chuck Moulton:
I’m an Economics Ph.D. student at George Mason University.… Read more ...

Debate # 2 Planned for Candidates Running to Be the Chairman of the Libertarian National Committee

Chair Debate

There is a debate planned for this evening, May 19. There is a link for the livestream at the Being Libertarian site.

The moderator will be Steve Kerbel.

www.beinglibertarian.com

Event details here.

IPR’s Second 2016 Libertarian Party Presidential Preference Poll Detailed Results

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Detailed statistics have been requested for IPR’s Second 2016 Libertarian Party Presidential Preference Poll, particularly, state-by-state results and ranked choice results for the National Convention delegates.  Both of these are provided below. Additionally, upon request, other statistics may be added.

Overall state-by-state results

Second Poll Map