Author Archives: Jill Pyeatt

About Jill Pyeatt

Jill Pyeatt is a small-business owner from Southern California, and is chairperson for the Pasadena/Glendale region of the Libertarian Party. She can be found on Facebook.

John McAfee: The FBI is either incompetent or corrupt in dealing with Hillary’s emails

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Posted to IBTimes

John McAfee on Clinton: The FBI is either incompetent or corrupt in dealing with Hillary’s emails
A new look at the Hillary Clinton email saga seeks the truth behind the FBI’s involvement.

by John McAfee
November 3, 2016

I finally got around to watching the interrogation of FBI Director James Comey by Congressman Jim Jordan.… Read more ...

Statement by Governor Bill Weld Regarding the Final Weeks of the Election

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STATEMENT BY GOV. BILL WELD REGARDING THE FINAL WEEKS OF THIS ELECTION

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Oct 25, 2016


Boston, Mass. — Gov. Bill Weld delivered the following statement this afternoon at a press conference in Boston:


“It is a privilege and an honor to participate in this year’s national election campaign.… Read more ...

What Libertarian Candidate Gary Johnson Did the Night of the Debate He Wasn’t Invited To

Gary Johnson wasn’t invited to the debate on October 19th with Hillary and Donald, so he found something else to do that evening. First, there was a rally in Hollywood:

Then, he paid a visit to Jimmy Kimmel:

Mr. Johnson is the Libertarian Party’s 2016 candidate for President. … Read more ...

Nearly One Million Americans Watched Jill Stein Crash The Two-Party Presidential Debate



‘This is a rigged debate controlled by the two corporate political parties,’ the Green Party’s presidential candidate tweeted while also responding to issues raised in the final debate via Facebook Live.

Posted to Mint Press News

By Kit O’Connell
October 21, 2016

LAS VEGAS — Excluded from the third and final presidential debate by the two-party system, Green Party nominee Dr.

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Gary Johnson: My Foreign Policy Vision

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Posted to National Interest

Show me an America with less debt, greater economic strength, and robust trade relationships across the globe, and I will show you a safer, more secure, America.

Gary Johnson
October 7, 2016

I recently delivered a major foreign address at the University of Chicago, in which I highlighted the need for a departure from our foreign policy adventurism—and the need to demonstrate American strength through economic trade and through diplomacy.… Read more ...

Gary Johnson is Coming to Southern California! Rally on October 19th

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Volunteers in California make plans at a strategy meeting

You are a Rockstar!

Thank you for showing your support for Gary Johnson and Bill Weld. Because of you this election is going to make history. Never before has a Libertarian Party candidate shown so strongly in the polls. Never before has a third party candidate retained it’s polling numbers through the summer. 

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Statement from Governors Johnson and Weld to All Republicans

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STATEMENT FROM GOVS. JOHNSON & WELD TO ALL REPUBLICANS

Oct. 8, 2016, Salt Lake City, UT — Govs. Gary Johnson and Bill Weld released the follow statement today addressed “to all Republicans:”

“Time to vote your conscience.

Having served as Republican Governors, we understand the sensitivities and obligations elected officials and party leaders feel toward supporting their party’s nominee for President.… Read more ...

Full Video of Gary Johnson Speech at Phoenix Rally 10-01-16

From an article by Kody Fairfield in The Libertarian Republic

Apparently, there were two notable events:

The first incident occurred about eleven minutes into Johnson’s speech, when he was speaking to the polarization in Congress and how the election of the Republican’s Donald Trump or the Democrats Hillary Clinton would not make it a more functional governing body, a heckler wearing a Trump 2016 shirt jumped on stage to Johnson’s right.

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Open Thread for October 2016

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Here is our open thread for October. This is the place where anyone can post something that you think might interest the group. If you find an article or some information, or have a question that isn’t being discussed on another thread, leave a comment here. It should have something to do with our mission of covering independent and third party politics, but you’ll probably be all right to post anything here as long as it doesn’t violate someone’s copyright, or it doesn’t libel anyone.… Read more ...

Open Thread for September 2016

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It’s time again for a new Open Thread. You all know the drill–it’s here for anyone to post something that might interest the group. If there’s an article, or something that’s newsworthy that doesn’t fit into another thread–well, here’s the place for it.

And the good news is that the election will be over with in ten weeks!… Read more ...

Press release: Despite Exclusion from Hofstra Debate Stage, Jill Stein Will Participate in First Debate by Making her Case Directly to the American People

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Hundreds of supporters of Dr. Jill Stein will be attending the venue of the first presidential debate at Hofstra. They will seek to escort Stein to the debate venue. If she is prevented from participating in the debate, supporters will hold a “People’s Debate” outside of the Hofstra venue. Some have pledged to engage in dignified non-violent civil disobedience as a way to protest the Commission on Presidential Debates.… Read more ...

“Democracy Now!” has invited Gary Johnson and Jill Stein to a post-debate event on September 27

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September 24, 2016
Posted to Democracy Now!

This tantalizing information is included in an article by Democracy Now:

Tuesday Morning September 27: Democracy Now!’s Expanded 2-Hour Post Debate Coverage starting at 8:00 am ET.

Tune in on Tuesday, September 27th for a special 2-hour broadcast of Democracy Now! from 8:00 am–10:00 am ET.… Read more ...