Bob Barr Calls on Bush Administration to Obey Law

Last week, U.S. District Court Judge John D. Bates rejected the Bush administration’s attempt to shield its officials from congressional scrutiny when he ordered former White House Counsel Harriet Miers to testify and White House Chief of Staff Joshua Bolten to turn over documents about the firing of U.S. attorneys. “In doing so, Judge Bates affirmed the basic constitutional principle that no one, including the president, is above the law," notes Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party's presidential nominee.

Response to Hurricane Gustav Demonstrates America’s Strength, Says Bob Barr

“The thoughts and prayers of all Americans are with those suffering through Hurricane Gustav,” says Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party candidate for president.  “This is time for Americans to set asid

No Social Security Benefits for Illegal Immigrants, Says Bob Barr

“Much of Washington’s most important work is conducted behind closed doors," says Libertarian Party presidential candidate Bob Barr.

Palin not the first female V.P.

In the discussion about Sen. John McCain's pick of Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin as his running mate, it should be noted that the Libertarian Party vice-presidential nominee Tonie Nathan was the first woman ever to receive an electoral vote.  In 1972, Roger MacBride, a Republican elector from Virginia, cast his electoral vote for the Hospers/Nathan ticket. 

No Auto Industry Bailout Says Bob Barr

"It’s time to say no to another raid on the Treasury,” says Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party's presidential candidate, as America’s money-losing automakers go to Washington asking for nearly $4 billion in loans, in what Barr says is just part of the $25 billion in loans authorized last year for building new autos. 

Corporate executives say they will need at least $40 billion, "and maybe more," says Barr.