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Voters want Bob!

Are you aware that to get our Presidential Candidate, Bob Barr, into the debates, we need to be polling at 15% or higher? Perhaps you saw our urgent email about this?
 
According to a new Zogby poll, 55 percent of likely voters want Libertarian candidate Bob Barr included in the presidential debates!
 

Should teachers be allowed to carry firearms?

Yes
66% (206 votes)
Maybe
12% (38 votes)
No
22% (68 votes)
Total votes: 312

Press Release

For Immediate Release

Create Private Accounts for Social Security, Says Bob Barr

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Says the U.S. 'cannot afford to wait any longer' for reform

"The US is facing a financial tsunami as the Baby Boomers retire,” warns Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party candidate for president, on the 73rd anniversary of Social Security being signed into law.  “The total unfunded liability for Social Security and Medicare is more than $100 trillion—that is ten times the official national debt!  The longer we wait to act, the harder it will be to reform the system,” says Barr.

Will substantial Social Security reform occur within the next four years?

Yes
6% (15 votes)
Maybe
11% (28 votes)
No
83% (206 votes)
Total votes: 249

Press Release

For Immediate Release

Barr Calls for Commission on Wasteful Government

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Recommendations to Serve as Roadmap to Shrink Size, Scope, and Cost of Federal Government

In a statement released by the Barr 2008 presidential campaign, Libertarian presidential candidate Bob Barr called for a new commission to address wasteful government.

"Federal finances are in a catastrophic condition and are getting worse.  The deficit next year will run a half trillion dollars.  Congress just approved a housing bail-out that could end up sticking taxpayers with as much as $1 trillion in losses by two government-created housing agencies, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

MT governor points out the gorilla

There are all sizes of proverbial gorillas in the room that contains the political campaigns of John McCain and Barack Obama.  Few on the left point out that the oh-so-eloquent Obama stumbles aimlessly through answers to questions when not in front of a telepromter.  Additionally, we all know that it is only a matter of time before McCain breaks down into such a violent temper-tantrum that it will for

Have you been watching the Olympics?

Yes
30% (114 votes)
Somewhat
32% (125 votes)
No
38% (145 votes)
No Response
0% (1 vote)
Total votes: 385

Press Release

For Immediate Release

McCain, Obama Use Millions of Taxpayer Dollars for Self-Promotion

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Barr Proposes to Stop Taxpayer Funds for Parties’ Conventions

“My party has already held its convention without a single taxpayer dollar in its support,” notes Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party presidential nominee. But the Republican and Democratic conventions live on federal subsidies. Each party is receiving $16 million for operating expenses and another $50 million for security.  But even this might not be enough in the view of some people.  Colorado officials are talking about trying to pry some additional money from the feds.

Will the dollar continue to rise in value?

Yes
24% (64 votes)
No
57% (151 votes)
Maybe
14% (38 votes)
Don't Know/No Response
5% (12 votes)
Total votes: 265

LA Times: "Not so fast, Mr. President"

In its blog, "Countdown to Crawford: The Last Days of the Bush Administration," the LA Times details a recent press release issued by the Libertarian Party. 

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