Libertarian candidates pledge to contain and reduce government authority

For Immediate Release Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Scores of Libertarians running for federal, state, and local office have pledged to contain and reduce government in several areas. More American jobs, far greater access to health care, and lower taxes are among the many benefits that will result.

Specifically, Libertarian candidates have pledged to sponsor and work diligently to pass legislation that will:

‘A lot of Democratic and Republican politicians talk a good game when it comes to getting government down to size,’ said Nicholas Sarwark, Chair of the Libertarian National Committee. ‘But almost never do they make bold, specific pledges like these, because they’re fueled by special interests who aim to expand government. So their campaign promises are either vague and vacuous, or they threaten more government.’

Click on the embedded links, above, to see the listof Libertarian candidates who have made each pledge, and the benefits and reasoning behind each measure.

Click on federal , state , or local tosee the full listof 2016 Libertarian candidate pledges for each level of government.