Daily Archives: December 20, 2011

Buddy Roemer Profiled in The Atlantic

Buddy Roemer is a former Governor of Louisiana and a Republican who is seeking the nomination of the Americans Elect party. The Atlantic, a well known publication with a wide reach, has published this in-depth profile of Buddy Roemer and his nascent campaign.

Roemer knows, so he has announced that he will likely compete for the nomination of Americans Elect, a web group that will choose a candidate through an online vote in June and promises to put that candidate on the ballot in all 50 states.

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Two New Polls Have Ron Paul In Double Digits As Third Party Candidate, Trump and Huntsman Polled Too

The Washington Post-ABC News general election poll just came out and there were two scenarios under which Ron Paul was polled as a third party candidate. The first, a general election match-up between Paul, Gingrich, and Obama has Paul at 21%. The second, including a general election match-up between Paul, Romney, and Obama, also has Paul at 21%.… Read more ...

Carla Howell Appointed New LP Executive Director

From an “LP Monday Message” sent to subscribers by the Libertarian Party:

posted by Nigel Lyons on Dec 19, 2011

Dear Friend of Liberty,

It has been a pleasure serving as your Executive Director for the past 2 1/2 years. I feel like we’ve accomplished a lot over this time, and I thank you all for your support of the LP.… Read more ...