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New York LP fields record 8 candidates in NYC for November election

Libertarian Party of New YorkThe Manhattan, Brooklyn and Staten Island chapters of the Libertarian Party pulled together to get a record eight candidates on the ballot as Libertarians for various local offices throughout the nation's largest city this November, reported LPNY Chair Mark Axinn. This represents the most LP candidates that have ever run for local office during a single New York City election.

Libertarian response to question about whether President Barack Obama’s vacation is overly extravagant

President Obama’s vacation on Martha’s Vineyard,
which cost taxpayers an estimated $250,000–$500,000,
is chump change compared to what the federal government spends
every hour ($434,132,420.00) of every day ($10,419,178,082.00).

Fox News covers Libertarian Sarvis, Virginia candidate for governor

Rob Sarvis
Rob Sarvis,
LP Virginia
Candidate for Governor

Rob Sarvis' governor campaign continues to gather momentum, with recent coverage including home page of Fox News national web site.

Fox News reports:

Libertarian Alex Thornton nominated for state senate in SC special election

Today the South Carolina Libertarian Party nominated Alex Thornton for the special election for state senate on October 1, 2013 vacated by incumbent Robert Ford. Libertarian Rodney Travis also sought the nomination.

Ms. Thornton aims to reduce government waste and reduce taxes on working-class citizens. One benefit she sees arising from less government is "increased competition in fields such as healthcare, driving down the cost, and increasing the quality of service."

Campaign website:

Libertarian for governor in Florida polling at 9%

Adrian Wyllie
Adrian Wyllie,
LP Florida
Candidate for Governor

Libertarian Michael Brennan hopes to slash millions in proposed county spending

Michael Brennan
Michael Brennan,
LP Michigan
Candidate for Livingston
County Commissioner

Will record low approval ratings for Democrats and Republicans mean more Libertarian votes?

Libertarian Party Executive Director Carla Howell on PressTVRepublicans and Democrats have a stranglehold on the U.S.

Libertarian Ken Kaplan aims to phase out income tax in NJ governor race

Ken Kaplan
Ken Kaplan,
LP New Jersey
Candidate for Governor

Ken Kaplan, Libertarian Party candidate for governor of New Jersey, has a bold plan to reduce the size and scope of government in his state, beginning with phasing out the state income tax.

Snowden should be rewarded as a hero, say LP poll respondents

Edward Snowden, NSA Prism WhistleblowerWhen National Security Agency (NSA) whistleblower Edward Snowden revealed the criminal ways in which the U.S. government is violating the privacy rights of Americans, Big Government Democrats and Republicans immediately began to demonize him and canceled his passport while they strongarmed other countries into denying him asylum.


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