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Austin Petersen interviewed by TruthInMedia

ImageAustin Petersen, a candidate for the 2016 Libertarian Party Presidential nomination, was interviewed on January 27 by Joshua Cook of the website

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Connecticut LP wins court case to overturn ban on out-of-state petitioners

ImageThe Libertarian Party of Connecticut won a legal victory Wednesday (1/27/16) that allows them to hire out-of-state contractors to collect signatures for candidates petitioning their way onto the ballot.

Before the ruling, only Connecticut residents were permitted to collect signatures. Professional circulators from out-of-state firms, which are often hired by candidates, had to be accompanied by a Connecticut resident.

Seaman to run again for the US House in North Dakota in 2016

Jack Seaman
Jack Seaman

Jack Seaman, who ran for the US House of Representatives in 2014 as a Libertarian in North Dakota, is running for the same seat this November.

Seaman finished third in his 2014 race, with 5.8% of the vote.

Minnesota LP selects new Executive Director

Kevin Bradley
Kevin Bradley

The Minnesota Libertarian Party has hired Kevin Bradley to serve as the new Executive Director.

Mr. Bradley is filling the vacancy left by former Executive Director Andy Burns, who now works for the national party as the State Affiliate Development Specialist.

Historic Dates of Interest to Libertarians

Much more in-depth and relevant than a government-issued list of holidays, the below list of dates compiled by LNC member Dr. Jim Lark marks important events - good and bad - of interest to Libertarians.


6:  Pres. Franklin Roosevelt delivers his “Four Freedoms” speech (1941)

12:  2016 State of the Union address

16:  Ratification of the 18th Amendment (1919) 

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LP Chair Nicholas Sarwark interviewed on Liberty Talk Radio

LP Chair Nicholas Sarwark
LP Chair Nicholas Sarwark

LP Chair Nicholas Sarwark was interviewed on Liberty Talk Radio hosted by host Joe Cristiano on January 14.

Former Colorado LP chair announces bid for US Senate

Lily Tang Williams
Lily Tang Williams

Lily Tang Williams, the former chair of the Colorado LP, has announced that she is running for the US Senate as a Libertarian in 2016.


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