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Hypocrite Kasich

John KasichThe John Kasich for president campaign accused Ted Cruz of practicing “dirty pool and dirty politics” — an apt description of what Kasich did when he used the power of his governor’s office to knock Libertarian challenger Charlie Earl off the ballot in 2014. 

Reason: A better choice for 2016

John Stossel
John Stossel

"Trump! Clinton! Is that all there is? No. Fortunately, we have other choices.

Washington Times: LNC chair says former candidates have approached us about running

ImageNicholas Sarwark, chair of the Libertarian Party, said former presidential candidates have approached the LP to solicit information about launching a White House bid on the Libertarian ticket.

Libertarians can reach minority voters with the right message

This article was originally published in the Sept. 2015 issue of LP News (page 7).

By Benjamin Smith

LPMN Executive Director Kevin Bradley on Minnesota Public Radio

Kevin Bradley
Kevin Bradley

Minnesota Libertarian Party Executive Director Kevin Bradley appeared on the Minnesota Public Radio show Morning Edition on March 25, to discuss the possibility of the state's former governor, Jesse Ventura, running for the Libertarian Party 2016 Presidential nomination.

NBC News: Will Republicans Find Solace in The Libertarian Party?

ImageFrom NBC News on March 24:

"As the Republican Party grapples with a potential Donald Trump nomination, third parties - especially those with established infrastructures and widespread ballot access - could become an avenue for alternatives.

Gov. Gary Johnson in double digits in Monmouth University poll

Gov. Gary Johnson, a candidate for the 2016 Libertarian Party presidential nomination, is polling at 11% in a three-way race against Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton and GOP front-runner Donald Trump, according to a Monmouth University poll this week. 

Clinton was at 42 percent, Trump was at 34 percent, and Johnson was at 11 percent.

2016 State Conventions

Below is a schedule of Libertarian state conventions in 2016. Click on the state to get more information. Not all states have conventions every year. Many states have not scheduled their conventions yet. Updates will be posted as they become available.

Arkansas held a state convention in 2015 to comply with Arkansas election code.

North Dakota held a state convention in 2015 and is not planning one for 2016.

California city sues Aaron Starr, the man who wants to repeal sewer rate hikes at the ballot box

Aaron Starr
Aaron Starr

The city of Oxnard, California is heading to court in an attempt to stave off a resident's effort to overturn sewer rate hikes at the ballot box, the city announced Wednesday evening.

LP News February 2016 issue is now online

LP News Feb 2016 issue, front page (image)The February issue of LP News is ready to view online.

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