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President Donald Trump at lectern in U.S. Congress, giving speech on Feb 28 2017 (color photo)

Libertarians react to Trump speech

Say he misses mark on key policy For immediate release March 1, 2017 Pres. Donald Trump speaking to the U.S. Congress (Feb. 28, 2017) Nicholas Sarwark, Chair of the Libertarian National Committee, released the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s address to congress last night: In his speech before congress, President Donald Trump […]

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Fill the Federal Election Commission vacancy with a Libertarian

For immediate release February 28, 2017 The unexpected resignation of Ann Ravel from the Federal Election Commission (FEC) offers an ideal opportunity for President Trump to “drain the swamp” by appointing a Libertarian commissioner. And because he is considering filling the entire commission with new blood, he could appoint a Libertarian to any of its […]

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Mark Feldman

Libertarians lose beloved activist Marc Feldman

2016 candidate for the Libertarian Party’s nomination for president and newly re-elected at-large member of the Libertarian National Committee passed away on Tuesday. The cause of death is not known at the time of this writing. Nicholas Sarwark, LP Chair, released the following statement: “Members of the Libertarian Party are deeply saddened to learn of […]

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Orlando News 13: Libertarian Party growing in tumultuous election year

From Orlando News 13 on June 23: “In an election year noted for political upheaval and disappointment, it should not be surprising that a third party candidate is enjoying more of the spotlight. Libertarian Party says it’s primed to make big inroads in American politics this year Emphasizes individual rights over government Presidential candidate Gary […]

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Gary Johnson, William Weld

Gov. William Weld wins Libertarian VP nomination

ORLANDO — Today two-term Massachusetts governor William Weld became the vice presidential nominee for the Libertarian Party at its nominating convention. Earlier today, the delegates elected two-term New Mexico governor Gary Johnson to be the party’s presidential nominee. “This is the highest-profile ticket in the Libertarian Party’s history,” said Nicholas Sarwark, Libertarian Party Chair. “And […]

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Another state legislator quits GOP, joins Libertarian Party

OMAHA — Laura Ebke, the state senator representing Nebraska’s Legislative District 32, has changed her party registration from Republican to Libertarian, the second legislator to do so this year. Rep. John Moore (Nevada’s 8th Assembly District) also left the GOP for the Libertarian Party in January. “I’m excited to be joining with the Libertarian Party […]

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Gary Johnson

Bernie Sanders supporters have a choice: Libertarian Johnson advocates civil liberties, peace, ending cronyism

Bernie Sanders supporters who reject the offensive, dangerous rhetoric of Republican Donald Trump and the militarism and corporate ties of presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton, have another choice. Gov. Gary Johnson, Libertarian presidential nominee Two-term New Mexico governor Gary Johnson is the Libertarian nominee for president, who, along with Trump and Clinton, is expected […]

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