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WHDT-TV: LP Vice Chair Arvin Vohra explains why Johnson is far superior alternative to Trump, Clinton

ImageArvin Vohra, Libertarian Party Vice Chair, was interviewed on WHDT channel 9 in Boston on June 23. He laid out the enormous benefits of a Gov. Gary Johnson presidency over that of either Republican Donald Trump or Democrat Hillary Clinton.

Click here to watch the full interview.

Orlando News 13: Libertarian Party growing in tumultuous election year

ImageFrom 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.

Libertarians lose beloved activist Marc Feldman

Dr. Marc Allan Feldman2016 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:

CNN: What to watch at the Libertarian town hall

ImageFrom CNN on June 22:

“The year is 2016, and a third party is going to prime time.

Nation’s largest pro-marijuana group endorses Gary Johnson

From the Daily Caller on June 15, and also picked up by Cleveland.com:

“The nation’s largest organization in favor of marijuana legalization is formally endorsing the Libertarian Party’s nominee for president — Gary Johnson.”

The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP), whose mission is to reform federal laws to ensure states can determine their own marijuana policies, said Johnson was the obvious choice as the most pro-legalization candidate on the ballot.

CBS News: 2016 by the numbers: Will Gary Johnson disrupt Clinton vs. Trump race?

ImageFrom CBS News on June 15:

“Could the Libertarian Party emerge as a real force in the presidential election this fall?

LP on the ballot in South Dakota

The Libertarian Party is back on the ballot in South Dakota, as the Secretary of State confirmed on June 17 that more than enough valid signatures had been submitted.

To retain party status, the 2018 gubernatorial candidate must get at least 2.5 percent of the vote.

The South Dakota LP had been a recognized party in the last presidential cycle, but went off the ballot when no candidate ran for governor in 2014.

USA Today: Libertarian nominee Gary Johnson on guns, debates, and pot

ImageAn article and video interview from USA Today on June 16:

Johnson and Weld to speak at National Press Club on July 7

FImagerom the National Press Club on June 16:

“The Libertarian Party presidential ticket — former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson and former Massachusetts Gov. William Weld — will outline why they think a third-party effort may be more likely to succeed this year than in past elections at a July 7 National Press Club luncheon.

CNN to host town hall with Libertarian presidential & VP candidates

ImageFrom CNN on June 15:

“CNN announced today that Chris Cuomo will moderate a Town Hall with Libertarian Party presidential candidate Gary Johnson and vice presidential candidate William Weld at 9pmET on Wednesday, June 22.

“Both Johnson and Weld will field questions from voters live from the Time Warner Center in New York City. This will serve as CNN’s eleventh town hall during the 2016 election season.”

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