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LNC chair speaks at free-market panel in Atlanta, GA

Nicholas Sarwark
Nicholas Sarwark

Libertarian National Committee chair Nicholas Sarwark gave the keynote speech at an event on free markets organized by Liberty America, on April 8 in Atlanta, Georgia.

USA Today: Libertarian leader says time is now for third-party run

From USA Today on April 11:

“While one major presidential candidate waffles on the possibility of a third-party run, another established White House hopeful is prepping for the kind of outsider campaign that at least one poll expert believes could be viable in 2016.

LA Daily News: It’s high time to let the Libertarian presidential candidate debate

In the April 7 issue of the Los Angeles Daily News, the headline, “It’s high time to let the Libertarian presidential candidate debate” appeared. Its author, columnist Susan Shelley, wrote:

“When Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson filed a lawsuit against the Commission on Presidential Debates last September, he couldn’t have known that in April, the Democratic and Republican party frontrunners would have unfavorable ratings of 55 percent and 63 percent, respectively.

Washington Times: Libertarians poised to ‘seize this opportunity’

Image"Polls and press coverage reveal that Americans have a real hankering for a third party as the presidential election season drags on. The Libertarian Party is happy to fill the bill; the national organization has revamped its website and voter outreach and will stage a splashy convention next month in Florida."

LPND gubernatorial candidate interviewed by Bismarck Tribune

Marty Riske
Marty Riske

Marty Riske, the North Dakota LP candidate for Governor and former LPND chair, was interviewed on April 7 by the Bismarck Tribune, the largest daily newspaper in the state.

2nd Libertarian presidential debate to air on Stossel Friday, April 8 on FBN at 9 PM ET

Libertarian presidential debate on Stossel John Stossel, host of the Fox Business Network (FBN) show, "Stossel," said of the Libertarian presidential candidates appearing in two debates on his show, the first of which aired on April 1:

“They want to expand individual freedom. The Republicans and Democrats are eager to limit it. 

Gary Johnson interviewed by the New York Times, MTV

ImageImageCandidate for the 2016 LP presidential nomination Gary Johnson was interviewed by the New York Times, for the second time in 15 days.

LNC chair keynoting panel on the free market economy this Friday

LNC chair Nicholas Sarwark will be the keynote speaker at a panel discussion on the free market economy this Friday, April 8 at 7 pm at the Briercliff Baptist Church, 3039 Briarcliff Rd NE in Atlanta, GA.

The forum is being sponsored by the group LibertyAmerica.org.

One of the panelists includes Georgia LP 2016 candidate for the US Senate Allen Buckley.

USA Today: A 3-way presidential race?

"The Libertarian Party already is on track to be on every state ballot this fall. Party chairman Nicholas Sarwark, 36, whose family owns an independent car dealership in Phoenix, says more than one of this year's presidential contenders have been in touch to express interest in the Libertarian nomination. He won't name names or even specify if the calls came on behalf of Republicans or Democrats, or both.

Weathers running for city council in South Dakota April 12

Tricia Weathers
Tricia Weathers

April 12 may be the first time a Libertarian in South Dakota has ever been elected to office.

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