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Florida town now has two elected Libertarian officials

The town of Frostproof, located in Polk County, Florida, now has two elected Libertarian officials, as Austin Gravley was elected to the city council on April 4. Even though the election was non-partisan, Mr. Gravley switched his voter registration to Libertarian the day before the election. Mr. Gravley won the one-on-one race with almost 62% […]

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What EpiPen and Lasik reveal about healthcare

EpiPen is basically early 1900’s technology. It’s a syringe containing adrenaline, attached to a spring. During the last couple of years, the price has increased from $100 to $600 per device. Even though production cost has gone down to 10 dollars per device, the price has gone up. Laser eye surgery, on the other hand, […]

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LP News April 2017 issue is now online

The April issue of LP News is ready to view online. Click here to read coverage of elected officials joining the Libertarian Party, court victories, campaign activities, our 2016 annual report, national and affiliate party accomplishments, and more.

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Refund it all!

Dear Libertarian, Libertarians believe that Americans have the right to use their hard-earned money as they see fit. Today and everyday, we call for a full refund for all Americans and complete abolishment of the income tax. Currently, the average American family pays $13,758 in federal income taxes. This is enough money to buy a […]

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Communicating Libertarianism

You are invited to a special conference call on Communicating Libertarianism featuring LNC Regional Alternate Larry Sharpe Tuesday, April 18 5 PM Pacific 6 PM Mountain 7 PM Central 8 PM Eastern Larry Sharpe is a businessman and speaker. He has trained and coached hundreds of executives, entrepreneurs, leaders and employees from organizations all over […]

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Illinois LP elects five new officeholders

Five members of the Illinois Libertarian Party  (LP) were elected to office on April 4, and three more were reelected. “With how divided our country was left after this last election, people are looking for integrity and principles.  The LP is the party of principles, and people are flocking to be a part of that,” […]

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We denounce last night’s strikes on Syria.

Dear Libertarian, The Libertarian Party denounces last night’s strikes on Syria. Purportedly these strikes were a retaliation for the release of a chemical agent which wounded and killed many Syrians earlier this week. The use of chemical agents against civilians is abhorrent but, according to news reports, the cause of that chemical release is uncertain. […]

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Libertarians: The men and women in the arena

by Carla Howell How often have you heard critics of the Libertarian Party say, “You guys never win.” Such accusations are usually launched by Democratic or Republican voters, who vote for the “winners.” Or by people who are not active in politics. They’re critics in the bleachers who do not dare step onto the playing […]

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Two more Republican officeholders join the LP

Kankakee County Board Representative Jim Byrne of Illinois, and Ed Zielinski, an elected councilman of Elsmere, Delaware, have joined the Libertarian Party. Byrne announced in December that he has officially joined the Illinois LP, and now serves as vice chairman of the new Kankakee County Libertarian Party central committee that was formed last fall. Byrne […]

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