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.

Press Release

For Immediate Release

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.

Johnson/Weld full page ad to run in the New York Times on Wednesday

Libertarian Party presidential and vice presidential candidates Gary Johnson and Bill Weld will have a full page ad in the New York Times on Wednesday.

Click here to view the ad.Johnson-Weld

Gary Dye

State House District 48,

Election Date: November 8, 2016

Jeremy Wilson

State House District 42,

Election Date: November 8, 2016


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