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Libertarians in Texas poll

According to the Texas Tribune, six Texas Libertarian candidates are polling at least 5%. Kathie Glass, running for Governor, 5% Scott Jameson, running for Lt. Governor, 5% Jon Roland, running for Attorney General, 5% James Holdar, running for Land Commissioner, 7% Rick Donaldson, running for Agriculture Commissioner, 8% Roger Gary, running for Railroad Commissioner, 6%

Libertarians polling strong in Georgia, may force runoffs

According to a WXIA TV poll, the Georgia Libertarian candidate for governor, John Monds, is getting 9% of voter support. In three races (including the governor's race), the poll indicates Libertarian candidates will hold the other candidates below 50%, requiring a runoff.

LP Monday Message: Congress burns Constitution

September 13, 2010

Dear Friend of Liberty,

Hi, I hope you had a nice weekend. The weather was absolutely beautiful here in D.C.!

We had a light mist on Sunday morning, but that kept us nice and cool as we handed out Libertarian literature at some of the 9/12 rallies in town. I was pleased that many of the people at the rallies were eager to look at our materials.

Libertarian candidate Bill Yarbrough announces endorsement from Tea Party

Bill Yarbrough is a Libertarian running for Ohio State Senate, District 3, against Republican and Democratic Party opponents. He recently announced that he has been endorsed by the Ohio Tea Party PAC.

Click here to read the announcement.

Libertarian candidate Rebecca Sink-Burris profiled in Indianapolis paper

Rebecca Sink Burris is a member of the Libertarian National Committee and our 2010 candidate for U.S. Senate in Indiana. Today the Indianapolis Star writes about her:

In November, Sink-Burris, 58, will square off against Republican political veteran Dan Coats and Democratic U.S. Rep. Brad Ellsworth, two major party heavyweights who Sink-Burris says represent more of the same -- and a major problem -- in politics.

LP Monday Message: High Unemployment on Labor Day

September 6, 2010

Dear Friend of Liberty,

It's hard to celebrate Labor Day when unemployment is 9.6 percent.

Government interference is the single biggest cause of unemployment. Minimum wage laws, OSHA, ADA, etc., etc., make it difficult both to hire and to fire workers. (And when it's difficult to fire workers, it's much less likely that they will be hired in the first place.) To reduce unemployment, we need to start repealing laws!

Libertarian Barry Hess in televised debate

Libertarian candidate Barry Hess, running for Arizona governor (against incumbent Jan Brewer), participated in a four-way televised candidate debate on September 2. Click here to watch the debate video.

New York Libertarians get on the ballot

According to New York LP chair Mark Axinn, all six Libertarians running for statewide office succeeded in their petitioning to get on the November ballot. New York voters will have Libertarian options for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, both U.S. Senate seats, Attorney General, and Comptroller.

Several other Libertarian congressional and state legislative candidates also made it on the ballot.

LP Monday Message: Travis Irvine's Quiz Across America video

August 30, 2010

Dear Friend of Liberty,

Today is my birthday! I've already received a great gift in the form of a video from the Travis Irvine for Congress campaign. (Actually I'm not sure they intended it as a gift, but I'm pleased all the same.)

The video shows the candidate volunteering for the Quiz Across America door hanger project in his neighborhood and interacting with voters. Please visit our home page to see the video.

Quiz Across America door hangers! $5 per 100

 

UPDATE 4/9/14:  The information below is out of date. To order door hangers, click here.

 

 

Dear Friend of Liberty,

We're happy to finally launch QUIZ ACROSS AMERICA!

We just received our first printing of 200,000 door hangers. They look great, and we're ready to start shipping them to volunteers. You can get up to 100 for each five dollars you donate. (Minimum order: 200 hangers for $10.)

The door hangers contain the World's Smallest Political Quiz on the front with some information about the Libertarian Party, and our positions, on the back.

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