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Urgent help needed for new LPHQ building

Dear Libertarian Party supporter,

I need your help reaching a fundraising milestone to keep our hopes for purchasing a building alive.

As I mentioned in a previous message, the lease on our national Libertarian Party headquarters is up at the end of February 2012, and the landlord has indicated they'll be raising the rates 10% to almost $140,000 per year.

Libertarians promote justice for all

Students For Liberty held a regional conference on November 5 at Harvard University. One of the speakers was Libertarian National Committee member James Lark.

The Boston Herald writes:

While Occupy Boston has dominated headlines recently by marching on streets and turning parks to campgrounds, Students For Liberty, which claims to share some of the same ideas and values, has quietly sprouted up on college campuses, organization leaders said.

LP Monday Message: Libertarians elected on Nov. 8

November 14, 2011

Dear Friend of Liberty,

Over 90 Libertarian candidates were in the November 8 elections.

We know of at least eight Libertarians who won!

November 8, 2011 election updates

We'll be posting some results and commentary as results come in this evening and tomorrow. Keep checking back.

[November 10, 10:15 am ET]
Libertarian Roger Fritz was re-elected as mayor of Roland, Iowa as a write-in candidate.

[November 10, 9:37 am ET]
Libertarian Phil Miller got 42% of the vote in a partisan race for mayor of Greenfield, Indiana. (Running against a Republican.)

LP Monday Message: Vote Libertarian tomorrow!

November 7, 2011

Dear Friend of Liberty,

Tomorrow is Election Day!

If you haven't already voted, please go tomorrow and vote for every Libertarian on your ballot.

Look here to see if any Libertarians are running in your area. The list is sorted by state.

We have a total of 87 Libertarians on the ballot tomorrow. That's pretty good for an odd-numbered year. In November 2009, we only knew of 57 Libertarians on the ballot.

Cato Institute launches

from the Cato Institute:

Libertarianism is more than a set of policies about education, health care, defense, and trade. Behind those, providing their foundation, are ideas and history, the writings and actions of great men and women who have argued and fought for liberty. To help better express and discuss those ideas, the Cato Institute is pleased to announce the launch of


Join the Libertarian Party!

Dear Friend of Liberty,

I would love to have you as a member of the Libertarian Party!

Won't you please join today?

The Libertarian Party was founded to fight back against the tyrannical abuses of the Democratic and Republican parties. We have consistently defended the principle of liberty and the rights of the individual.

LP Monday Message: Regulate Marijuana Like Wine

Fellow Libertarians,

Libertarian Rupert Boneham declares run for Indiana governor

Rupert Boneham, known for his appearances on the TV show "Survivor," has declared that he will run for governor of Indiana as a Libertarian in 2012.

Read a Washington Post article on the announcement.

From the Indiana LP website:

Libertarian in Louisiana election for governor

The state of Louisiana held a gubernatorial election on October 22, 2011. There were ten candidates on the ballot: Libertarian Scott Lewis, a Republican, four Democrats, and four independents.

Lewis received 12,517 votes (1.2%).


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