Dear Libertarian, One of my greatest joys as national chair is bragging on our many, wonderful candidates. Let me take a quick minute to highlight two major press endorsements of Libertarian candidates. This week, Jeff Hewitt was endorsed by The Press-Enterprise and Daniel Fishman was endorsed by The Boston Globe! Kudos to both The Press-Enterprise and […]
Tag Archives | 2018
Inspired by his mother’s legacy
Dear Libertarian, Daniel Holloway’s introduction to politics was watching his mother take principled stands as a member of their local city council. He particularly remembers that she was the one city councilman who opposed an eminent domain abuse in their community. Daniel says, “She taught me from an early age that personal property rights should […]
Going for the gold!
Look at all that gold! Congrats to all of the many people responsible for this, including the Johnson campaign who achieved ballot access for us in 37 of these states. Though not qualified for statewide offices, Alabama has four Libertarians on the ballot and Tennessee is running two as Independents this November. We are in […]
How many Libertarians do you want to see on ballots in November?
Dear Libertarian, Do you want Larry Sharpe to be on ballots in New York this year? If you do, we need your help to make it happen. We are working hard to get ballot access for Larry, and countless other Libertarian candidates, in New York and elsewhere. Every state has different legal hurdles we have […]
Dear Libertarian, I have great news! Last week, I emailed you that we were close to having the best first quarter revenues in over a decade. A generous donor had offered to match $5,000 and many members jumped at the chance to have their donation doubled and be part of achieving this goal. Today, I’m […]
Dear Libertarian, As you can tell from recent emails and events, our party is in a period of growth. Our voter registrations are soaring, our candidate recruitment is booming, and we have great prospects for 2018 and beyond. Our fundraising has also been doing very well, as many generous Libertarians have been excited about this […]
Our goals for 2018
Dear Libertarian, 2017 was a year of investment and building towards 2018. We updated IT systems and other infrastructure, expanded our team at headquarters to better serve our members and candidates, aggressively pursued ballot access, and more. All of this was important for laying the foundation needed to pursue some lofty goals in 2018. These […]
Dear Libertarian, We work so hard achieving ballot access so that candidates can be on ballots. So, it is particularly thrilling when, within a period of several months, we both achieve ballot access and get a slew of candidates lined up to run. Last summer, the national Libertarian Party invested close to $22,000 to help […]
2018 Money Bomb
Dear Libertarian, I have exciting news for you. Recently, we told you about a new hire, Cara Schulz, who has joined our team and is focusing on candidate recruitment nationwide. Today, I’m delighted to share more happy news: Apollo Pazell is joining our team. His mission will be to help campaigns and candidates around […]
Free Lapel Pin with New Monthly Pledge!
Dear Libertarian, It is an exciting time to be a Libertarian. More Americans than ever before realize the need for a strong third party. They are disgusted with the Rs and Ds and know that voters deserve more choices. We are working hard to give them more choices, and better choices. Our team is hard […]
2,000 Libertarian candidates
Key advances we’ve made in the last month include: – We funded the budget expansion needed to hire a Press Secretary! LP leaders are now interviewing applicants for that position. The new Press Secretary will be tasked with getting more media attention for our party nationwide. This will help voters have a better understanding […]