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A federal constitutional lawsuit, filed today against Kentucky Educational Television in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, stems from its new exclusionary policy regarding public debates, eliminating Libertarian participation. The plaintiffs in the case are Libertarian David Patterson's campaign for U.S. Senate, the Libertarian Party of Kentucky, and the Libertarian National Committee.
President Barack Obama has taken the United States to war, now in Syria and Iraq, in violation of the U.S. Constitution — just as he did in Libya in 2011.
"Whatever differences they may claim, Democratic and Republican politicians are aligned when it comes to foreign meddling," said Nicholas Sarwark, chair of the Libertarian National Committee. "President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush both resort to war in the end."
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.