Roxann Swanson

Hartley City Council,

Election Date: November 3, 2015
Non-Partisan Office

Forbes: Two former Dem, GOP presidential candidates-turned-Libertarian sought end of marijuana prohibition before Bernie Sanders

Forbes Magazine points out that two former presidential candidates, Gov. Gary Johnson, who ran for the Republican nomination, and Sen. Mike Gravel, who ran for the Democratic nomination, both of whom later sought the Libertarian nomination for president, called for ending the marijuana prohibition long before Bernie Sanders’s recent conversion on this issue.

Fall 2015 Libertarian Vote Totals

Below are the vote totals of Libertarian candidates who ran in the fall of 2015, offering hundreds of thousands of Americans an alternative to Big Government. 

Note that in some local races, multiple candidates were on the ballot; voters were permitted to select more than one candidate; and/or more than one candidate was elected.

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Libertarian Party of Kansas 2016 State Convention


Start date: 
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 9:00am
End date: 
Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 5:00pm


Salina, KS


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Libertarian on Stossel show Sunday at 5pm ET

ImageAustin Petersen, a candidate for the 2016 LP Presidential nomination, will be on the John Stossel show this evening at 9pm ET on FOX Business Network (FBN), to offer commentary on Tuesday's Republican presidential debate.

LNC Meeting November 14-15, 2015 in Orlando, FL

The Libertarian National Committee meets in Orlando, FL, Saturday, November 14 and Sunday, November 15.

Location and hotel details:

Preliminary schedule (subject to change):

Saturday, November 14, 2015: 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)
Sunday, November 15, 2015: 9:00 a.m. till finished.

Agendas are usually modified after the start of the meeting. The meetings usually end earlier than 6:00 p.m. Sunday, and often around noon.

Libertarians Working For You show features Carl Loser and Steven Nielson on the elections

ImageYesterday's episode (11/11/2015) of Libertarians Working For You hosted by Arvin Vohra on last week's elections is now available online, with guests Carl Loser, Virginia LP candidate in the state Senate 10th district, and Washington LP chair Steven Nielson.

Press Release

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LP to New York: Cease and desist your rigged state lottery ; leave fantasy sports alone

LP:End state lotteriesIn the face of New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman's  issuing of cease-and-desist orders to fantasy sports operators DraftKings and FanDuel, the Libertarian Party calls for the state of New York and every other state-run gambling operation to immediately shut down their immoral and hypocritical operations.

LPIN candidate, only six votes behind, considering a recount

Melinda Bradley Mitchell
Melinda Bradley Mitchell

Melinda Bradley Mitchell, an Indiana Libertarian Party candidate for town council in Newburgh, is only six votes behind the front-runner in her race.

Eleven Libertarians elected to office Tuesday

At least eleven Libertarian Party candidates were elected or reelected to office yesterday, Election Day (11/3/15).

In Indiana, Larry Walters was elected to the Dublin Town Council in a partisan race. Susan Bell was elected to another term as judge in Hagerstown. And Dennis Denney was reelected to another term in Shirley.

In Pennsylvania, five candidates were elected to office:


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