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Libertarian National Convention

Convention registration is soaring!

Dear Libertarian, We’ve had record numbers of early registrations for the 2018 Libertarian National Convention! Folks are excited and registering early. If you haven’t registered, you can find all the options by clicking the button below. If you haven’t booked your hotel room yet, I recommend doing so soon. They are booking up quickly! You […]

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Libertarian candidate for Florida state rep appeared in forum on Tampa public radio

Bryan Zemina, who is running in a special election for the 58th state representative seat in the Florida state legislature, participated in a candidate forum on WMNF radio 88.5 FM on November 27. The candidates discussed fracking, transportation, and local political corruption. The election will be held on December 19.   Click here to listen to […]

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Feature - Money Bomb 2018

On Giving Tuesday, give Liberty

Today is Giving Tuesday. This year, please give the gift of Liberty. We have big ambitions for 2018. – 2,000 Libertarian candidates on ballots nationwide. – Winning more races, through strategic targeting. – Building a robust database for state parties. – 50 state (plus DC) ballot access so that every voter will have Libertarian candidates […]

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Trump’s hypocritical reversal on Saudi Arabia

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Saudi Arabian King Salman, Melania Trump, and President Donald Trump. During the 2016 presidential campaign, candidate Donald Trump posted on Facebook: “Saudi Arabia and many of the countries that gave vast amounts of money to the Clinton Foundation want women as slaves and to kill gays. Hillary must return all […]

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Thankful for YOU!

Thankful for YOU!

Dear Libertarian, Today, and everyday, I am thankful for many things: …thankful that our founders had the audacity to break away from the tyranny of Great Britain, and successfully did so. …thankful that our founders attempted to protect many of our liberties in our founding documents. …thankful for the generations of liberty-minded folks, here and […]

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LP press secretary discusses Alabama U.S. senate race, ballot access, on “Freedom Works!” radio show

Libertarian National Committee Press Secretary Richard Fields appeared on the “Freedom Works!” radio show with host Paul Molloy, broadcast on 1340 AM in Tampa, Fla., on Nov. 20. They discussed Libertarian candidate Ron Bishop’s Alabama U.S. Senate race and the effect of allegations against his Republican opponent on the Republican Party, now scrambling to find […]

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Libertarian Party of Georgia

Libertarians challenge GA ballot access law in federal court

Georgia has long had insurmountable ballot access laws, but the Libertarian Party of Georgia and two potential LP congressional candidates have brought suit to challenge them in the U.S. Federal District Court in Atlanta. The lawsuit, filed on Nov. 21, challenges a state requirement that any political party receiving less than 20 percent of the […]

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LNC executive director defends freedom of the press on RT TV

Libertarian National Committee Executive Director Wes Benedict was interviewed live on RT TV (formerly Russia Today) on November 15, on the issue of the news outlet’s being required by the U.S. government to register as a “foreign agent.” When their Moscow-based news anchor asked for Benedict’s reaction to RT’s being characterized this way, Benedict observed that many […]

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Elect. More. Libertarians.

Want a Libertarian alternative to Roy Moore?

The GOP is turning their backs on Judge Roy Moore, the US Senate candidate in Alabama who has been accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women. Republicans are scrambling to find and back a write-in candidate but we Libertarians are responding that they don’t need to. Meet Ron Bishop, the Libertarian candidate in the race. […]

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Sane alternative to Roy Moore: Libertarian Ron Bishop for Senate

The Roy Moore for Senate campaign has turned into a carnival sideshow. Accusations have come from five women that Judge Roy Moore, Alabama’s Republican Senate candidate made improper sexual advances to teenage girls when he was in his thirties and held office as a District Attorney in Gadsden, AL. Dozens of Republican office holders from […]

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