Democratic Incumbent Switches to Libertarian Party

In Clark County, Indiana, incumbent county surveyor Bob Isgrigg has switched his affiliation from Democrat to Libertarian as he runs for re-election this year.

Isgrigg has expressed concern about how the county handles its drainage projects, and filed a lawsuit against county officials several years ago.

Read the News and Tribune article about the race.

Elected Libertarian Erik Viker vying for higher office in PA

Erik Viker is the Libertarian Party candidate running for the House of Representatives seat in Pennsylvania’s 85th District. While he is currently running for office, he is also an elected Libertarian serving on the Selinsgrove Borough Council. His campaign has gained momentum and significant press coverage as he fights to break the stagnant two- party system in Pennsylvania.

LP Monday Message: Vote early if you can!

October 25, 2010

Dear Friend of Liberty,

Early voting for the November 2 election is open in many states. I really encourage you to vote early if you can. It's easy to be busy on Election Day or accidentally forget to vote. We have over 800 Libertarians running this year -- please give them your support!

LP Texas Chair Pat Dixon gives election pep talk

LP Texas Chair Pat Dixon has created this video giving reasons to support the Libertarian Party of Texas and vote Libertarian:

2010 Libertarian conventions around the country

Below is a schedule of Libertarian national and state conventions occurring in 2010 (including some that have already taken place). Click on the links to get more information.

Friday, February 12 - Sunday, February 14
LP California Convention

Saturday, February 20
LP Nevada State Convention

Friday, February 26 - Sunday, February 28
LP Kentucky State Convention

Saturday, March 6

Indianapolis Star Endorses Libertarian Chard Reid for U.S. Congress

The Indianapolis Star has endorsed Libertarian Chard Reid for Indiana's 5th Congressional District.

Reid has been endorsed over the Republican incumbent, the Democrat and an independent.


Libertarian Warren Redlich Interviewed about his campaign for NY governor

On Thursday October 21, 2010, the Local East Village Newspaper interviewed Warren Redlich to discuss his thoughts on government spending, the war on drugs and student loans.

Libertarian candidate John Monds in the media

With election day quickly approaching, Libertarian gubernatorial candidate John Monds is receiving a lot of media attention. John Monds holds the record for the highest number of votes received by any Libertarian candidate in the entire history of the party.

One of his television interviews can be found below:

Wes Benedict interviewed by Truthout

LP Executive Director Wes Benedict was interviewed recently by Truthout about the role of the Libertarian Party.

USA Today on Carla Howell's MA tax rollback initiative

Libertarian Carla Howell chairs the Alliance to Roll Back Taxes in Massachusetts. She has led an initiative to roll back the state's sales tax from 6.25% to 3%. That measure is on the ballot this November.

USA Today covered the story on October 18.

Carla Howell has also worked to eliminate the Massachusetts income tax. In 2002, the measure to end the state income tax got 45% support. The measure was on the ballot again in 2008 and got 30% support.


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