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Dallas Morning News: Libertarians are right, taxation is theft

ImageFrom Mac McCann of the Dallas Morning News on June 29:

Throwing Off the Shackles

This weekend, we celebrate the audacity of Americans more than two-hundred years ago, as they stood up to the bully in their lives - the King of England.

Today, we are arguably less free than our nation's founders were under the thumb of the King of England. We have different bullies to deal with but many of the same problems, plus some worse ones.

What would George Washington say about the NSA spying on Americans?

Or civil asset forfeiture?

Or decades of foreign wars?

Or limiting the rights of Americans without due process?

Judge lowers Pennsylvania statewide candidate signature requirement to 5,000

On June 30,Image a U.S. district court judge lowered the signature requirement for statewide candidates of non-establishment parties to 5,000 signatures. The order takes effect for this year’s elections.

The judge also imposed new county distribution requirements that apply to all nonfederal statewide campaigns. Candidates for attorney general, auditor, and treasurer must collect at least 250 signatures from each of ten counties.

Oklahoma libertarians celebrate voting in primary for the first time in 16 years

ImageBelow is a press release from the Oklahoma LP on June 29:

Take the survey: How many non-Libertarians do you know who are voting Gary Johnson for President?

How many non-Libertarians do you know who are voting for Gary Johnson for President?

Take the survey now.

 

U.S. News: Libertarian Party Starting to Get Traction

ImageFrom U.S. News and World Report on June 28:

“Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson is zeroing in on a key challenge for his longshot campaign: Boosting his support in the opinion polls so he can qualify for the general-election debates.

Illinois LP submits 53,000 signatures

ImageThe Libertarian Party of Illinois submitted 53,000 signatures on June 27, to get statewide candidates on the general election ballot.

25,000 valid signatures are required.

LNC chair Nicholas Sarwark said:

LP VP candidate Bill Weld interviewed on MSNBC

Bill Weld
Bill Weld

Libertarian Party vice-presidential nominee Bill Weld was interviewed on MSNBC on June 26.

Click here to watch the interview.

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.

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