Libertarian Mark Miller endorsed by Dallas Morning News

Mark Miller
Mark Miller

Mark Miller, the Texas Libertarian Party candidate for the Railroad Commission, was endorsed by the state's second-largest daily newspaper, the Dallas Morning News, on September 15:

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Libertarian Party Requests National Security Briefings for Johnson/Weld

Alexandria – The Libertarian Party has formally requested that the General Services Administration (GSA) designate the 2016 Libertarian presidential nominees, Governor Gary Johnson and Governor William Weld, as "eligible candidates" under the Presidential Transition Act of 1963 (PTA).

The designation, determined by GSA Administrator Denise Turner Roth, would entitle the Libertarian candidates to receive national security briefings, among other services and facilities.

Under the PTA, candidates may be deemed eligible provided that they:

Andrew Freborg

State House District 16,

Election Date: November 8, 2016


In first, New Hampshire Union-Leader endorses Libertarian for president

ImageBreaking with a 100-year streak of endorsing Republicans, the New Hampshire Union-Leader, the state's newspaper of record, endorsed Libertarian Gov. Gary Johnson for president.

From the September 15 the editorial:

"Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson is back in New Hampshire today, and we encourage Granite State voters disgusted by the choices they face in this fall’s presidential election to give him a close look.

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Success! Libertarians on ballot in all 50 states, first since 1996

Governors Johnson and Weld

Today in Rhode Island, the last state where Libertarians needed to petition, the Secretary of State website confirms that Libertarians Gov. Gary Johnson and Gov. William Weld will be on the ballot this November, making it official that the ticket will be on all fifty state ballots, plus the District of Columbia.

Quinnipiac Poll: Johnson at 13%

In a Quinnipiac poll released September 14, Libertarian Gov. Gary Johnson polls at 13 percent. The poll puts Democrat Hillary Clinton at 41 percent and Republican Donald Trump at 39 percent.

57 percent of respondents say Gary Johnson should be allowed in the debates while 53 percent say they have no opinion of him. 

“Translation: The public wants to hear more about Libertarian Gary Johnson,” said Libertarian National Committee Chair, Nicholas Sarwark. "They actually want debates to inform and educate."

RT: Clinton’s health not biggest problem of her campaign

ImageLibertarian National Committee vice chair Arvin Vohra was interviewed by Russia Today on September 12:

"Clinton’s physical condition is not the biggest campaign problem. The president needs to stay on one side of issues for some length of time and she hasn’t been able to do that, says former Libertarian candidate for the US Senate Arvin Vohra."

Mitch Rushing

Jefferson County Commissioner B,

Election Date: November 8, 2016


David Watson

State House District 6,

Election Date: November 8, 2016


Columbus Dispatch: Open up the presidential debate

ImageFrom the Columbus Dispatch on September 9:

"Given that a majority of Americans dislike the two major-party candidates for president, the Commission on Presidential Debates should open up the first presidential debate to one or more third-party candidates.

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