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Click here to see an overview of how typical Libertarians, Democrats, and Republicans will vote if elected to federal office — regardless of what they say they'll do.
Scores of Libertarian candidates running for federal office in November have taken bold pledges, posted at the LP.org website, to downsize the bloated federal government:
The Libertarian Party urges lawmakers to stop bombing in Iraq and to disengage operations in both Iraq and Syria.
Libertarian Party Chair Nicholas Sarwark says the Export-Import Bank should be allowed to expire later this year. Sarwark comments:
Most Republicans and Democrats are crony capitalists and protectionists, which means they love stuff like the Export-Import Bank. Its supporters include left-wingers like Sen. Elizabeth Warren, and right-wingers like Texas Gov. Rick Perry.
The basic idea is, foreign governments harm their own citizens with export subsidies. So our government should harm us, too.
The New York Times has recently published editorials calling for an end to marijuana prohibition. The Libertarian Party has held that same position for decades.
The Libertarian Party calls for President Barack Obama to veto the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) of 2014, joining a coalition of other organizations that oppose this bill, including the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the American Civil Liberties Union, the Sunlight Foundation, the Competitive Enterprise Institute, and the Center for Democracy and Technology.
In response to recent media reports about the increase in Latin American children seeking entry into the United States, Libertarian Party Chair Nicholas Sarwark released this statement: