Author Archive | Wes Benedict

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Petition Form and Instructions for Connecticut Statewide Offices

Instruction below provided by Connecticut petition coordinator Christopher Thrasher. Thank you for taking the time to help the Libertarian Party of Connecticut! With your help, voters in Connecticut will have the chance to vote for the Libertarian Party five times on your November ballot, for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Treasurer, Comptroller, and Secretary of State. CLICK […]

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LSLA Conference

Location: The Executive Court Banquet Facility (near the Manchester Airport) 1199 South Mammoth Road Manchester, New Hampshire 03109 Features: Lunch Keynote Speaker – Larry Sharpe Dinner Keynote Speaker – Angela Keaton Michael Pickens will give an all-day candidate and training session. Wes Benedict will give a training session on Fundraising for Affiliates. 3 meals served on-premises. Cash […]

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Libertarian National Committee Meets Dec. 10-11, Alexandria, VA

The Libertarian National Committee will meet the weekend of December 10-11 in Alexandria, Virginia. Meeting details, including the agenda and committee reports are posted here: https://www.lp.org/event/lnc-meeting-alexandria/ The LNC will attempt to stream the meeting live on the Internet. Be advised that broadcast quality has sometimes been low and intermittent. Broadcast link: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/libertarian-party1 There’s a party […]

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Russian interference

I thought I’d share this recent commentary from Vice Chair, Arvin Vohra: The latest hypocritical argument from American media: Russia “interfered with” the 2016 elections by leaking facts about the Clinton campaign. At the same time, the press appears entirely ignorant of the exponentially larger levels at which the U.S. government interferes politically, economically, and […]

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Seeking volunteers for Convention Oversight Committee – apply by December 7, 2016

The Libertarian National Committee is seeking volunteers to serve on its Convention Oversight Committee. Additionally, volunteers are needed to assist with the 2018 Libertarian National Convention. There will be three non-LNC members that will be selected by the LNC Chairman in addition to the four members selected from amongst LNC members and alternates. The seven […]

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Election update, party at headquarters, I.T. volunteers

Dear Libertarian, We are still collecting election results for our six hundred Libertarian candidates and will have detailed reports to share with you in the coming days. Some highlights follow, but, first, a couple of announcements. Party at Headquarters! The Libertarian Party will host a party at our headquarters in Alexandria, VA to celebrate 2016 successes. […]

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Seeking volunteers for IT Committee – apply by November 23, 2016

The Libertarian National Committee is seeking three to five volunteers to serve on its IT Committee. Additionally, even if you are not interested in serving directly on the committee, if you are an IT practitioner and are willing to volunteer your services occasionally, we’d like to hear from you as well. The IT Committee helps […]

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