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A Press Release issued by the Libertarian Party

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Put farm subsidies out to pasture

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Blocking the farm bill's renewal would put an end to welfare for farmers

WASHINGTON, D.C. - As Congress attempts to put together a farm bill stacked with subsidies and other expensive programs at the taxpayer's expense, the Libertarian Party is calling for the bill to be scrapped completely.

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Sen. Janus McCain

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McCain's policies are two faces looking in opposite directions

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Libertarian Party is questioning how John McCain plans to pay for campaign promises of cutting taxes in a statement released by Libertarian Party Chairman William Redpath:

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Government beefs up as economy flattens out

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Government jobs increase by biggest rate in six years as economy struggles to grow

WASHINGTON, D.C. - As the economy struggles to grow, the Bureau of Labor Statistics is reporting that local, state and federal governments have added a combined 76,800 jobs in the first quarter of 2008, with nearly 18 percent of those jobs at the federal level.  In response to the numbers, the Libertarian Party issued this response by National Media Coordinator Andrew Davis:

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Ration government, not food

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Food rationing in America represents the ultimate failure of government regulation

Washington, D.C. - Food rationing has started for the first time in the United States as food prices soar across the nation.  The Libertarian Party blames government regulation for the worsening economic and food conditions in a statement from the Libertarian Party by Executive Director Shane Cory:
 

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Reduce, reuse and recycle government

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"Going green" means shrinking government and eliminating waste

WASHINGTON, D.C. - In celebration of Earth Day, the Libertarian Party issued a statement from Executive Director Shane Cory calling for a reduction in government in what he says is the best way to go 'green:'

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New DNA collection raises privacy concerns

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Violates tradition of 'innocent until proven guilty'

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Libertarian Party issued a statement from Executive Director Shane Cory following the announcement of the federal government's new practice of collecting DNA data from people arrested, though not convicted, for federal offenses:

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Government is not the panacea for an ailing economy

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The Libertarian Party warns against excessive government regulation in response to a staggering economy

Washington, D.C. - The Libertarian Party is warning against excessive and rash government intervention in the U.S. economy in response to recent market woes.  Libertarian Party National Chairman William Redpath commented today:

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Former U.S. Senator Mike Gravel joins Libertarian Party ranks

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Believes Democrats are out of touch with American citizens

Washington, D.C. - Mike Gravel, a former Alaskan Senator and Democratic candidate for president, has joined the Libertarian Party.

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Spoiling the spoiled

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The Libertarian Party maintains high hopes for 2008

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Libertarian Party says that the surge of criticism regarding its potential as a spoiler in the 2008 presidential election is understandable, but that the time for political expediency in American politics is finished.

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Protecting the pajamas journalist

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New legislation would protect the few people who can hold politicians accountable

"These guys really don't get the credit they deserve for all the work they've done to create accountability and transparency in American politics," says Andrew Davis, national media coordinator for the Libertarian Party. "Often, bloggers are the first to expose politicians for lying and corruption, and hold all politicians to a new level of accountability that would have been impossible only a few years ago."

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