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Libertarian Party Announces New LNC Chair

The Libertarian National Committee has named Whitney Bilyeu from Texas to serve as the new Chair of the LNC.  Whitney serves as the current Region 7 Representative to the LNC and is also the current Chair of LPTexas.  In addition to serving the Libertarian Party in these leadership capacities, Whitney has run for State Board of […]

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Libertarians Fighting in Court

The Libertarian Party consistently advocates and fights for open ballot access and voter choice. These efforts can involve anything from protesting and petitioning to testifying before a state legislature. Sometimes though, these battles go to the courts.

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Why I’m Proud to be a Libertarian

On June 26, 2015, the United States Supreme Court ruled that states had to recognize and issue licenses for same sex couples who wished to be married throughout the country. At that time, I had been in a relationship with my now fiancé for 4 years and I was excited to see that we finally […]

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Libertarian Party Statement Regarding Chair Bishop-Henchman’s Resignation

Joe Bishop-Henchman, currently Chair of the Libertarian National Committee, has informed the LNC of his decision to step down from his position.  The LNC has accepted his resignation. Mr. Ken Moellman, Vice Chair, will assume the role of Acting Chair.  He issued the following statement: “The Libertarian Party has experienced great progress in recent years and […]

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Ballot Initiatives on Cannabis Submitted to Secretary of State

Libertarian Party Launches Set America Free Campaign to Champion Effort (CHEYENNE, WYOMING) – Today, Wyoming State Rep. Marshall Burt and national Libertarian Party officials submitted two (2) ballot initiatives to the Wyoming Secretary of State.  The ballot measures aim to accomplish two things: legalize medical cannabis and decriminalize cannabis for personal use.  Voters in Wyoming […]

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Has Biden Fixed Immigration?

“If I’m elected president, we’re going to immediately end Trump’s assault on the dignity of immigrant communities. We’re going to restore our moral standing in the world and our historic role as a safe haven for refugees and asylum-seekers.” Joe Biden’s DNC Acceptance Speech   The dignity of immigrants. Do we even know what that […]

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Candidate Coordinator Cara Schulz Tells Washington Post Her Political Participation Is “Deeply Tied” To Her Pagan Faith

Last week the Libertarian Party’s Candidate Coordinator Cara Schulz was quoted in an article in the Washington Post about her faith, her politics, and how they complement each other in the Libertarian Party. Cara, who is a practitioner of the ancient Greek religion Hellenismos, told the interviewer that pagans are already outside the mainstream, making […]

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Notification of States Earning Platform and Credentials Committee Seats

Platform Committee The Party Bylaws provide the following for affiliate appointments to the Platform Committee: ARTICLE 11: OTHER COMMITTEES 1. There shall be a Platform Committee, a Bylaws and Rules Committee, and a Credentials Committee for each regular convention. The National Committee shall appoint a temporary chair of each committee to serve until each committee […]

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LP Executive Director on Sirius XM

In this interview, Libertarian Party Executive Director Tyler Harris talks about President Biden’s first 100 days, the Democrats’ failures  on immigration and criminal justice reform, the Republicans’ failures of fiscal sanity, and the culture of tribalism we live within. He also shares an exciting update on the growth of the Libertarian Party in 2021. LISTEN […]

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