Tag Archives: Andy Jacobs

Andy Jacobs Interviewed Again, This Time By San Diego Reporters

Andy Jacobs OK

Found in Voice of San Diego

Sacramento Report: Signature-Gatherers Cheer the New Voter Registration Rules

By Sara Libby and Scott Lewis
October 16, 2015

One of the most significant pieces of legislation lawmakers and the governor agreed to last session was the so-called New Motor Voter bill, by San Diego Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez.… Read more ...

Oklahoma’s Signature Drive Featured in Red Dirt Report

Andy Jacobs OK

Found in Red Dirt Report

SIGN HERE: Oklahoma’s Libertarians look to give voters another choice in ’16 election

Steve Long | September 11, 2015

EDMOND, Okla. — Ask anybody in the streets of Oklahoma their thoughts on the Oklahoma Libertarian Party and you are likely to get the response that they didn’t know there was a Libertarian Party in Oklahoma.… Read more ...

Arkansas Libertarians submit 15,709 signatures for party status, Greens forgo non-Presidential races

From talkbusiness.net via KATV:

The Libertarian Party of Arkansas submitted 15,709 signatures to the secretary of state’s office Tuesday – far more than the 10,000 needed to qualify for the ballot.

Dr. Michael Pakko, newly elected LPA chair, said the party began collecting signatures March 20 using volunteers and paid petitioners funded with a grant from the Libertarian National Committee.

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Andy Jacobs: Libertarians need to make it clear that we are just as far from being Republicans as we are from being Democrats

Posted by Andy Jacobs in IPR comments on a previous post:

Libertarians won’t get anywhere if we just sound like Republicans, and this includes “Republicans who really mean it.”

If people just want somebody who sounds like a Republican, then they can vote for Republicans.

I want less taxes and spending, but one of the reasons that I want less taxes and spending is because much of the taxes and spending goes to fund wars of aggression abroad and a domestic police state at home.… Read more ...

IPR blogtalk 1/24/10: Paulie, Andy Jacobs and Brian Bittner discuss harassment of petitioners and Andy’s arrest

Yesterday evening, Andy Jacobs and I (Paulie) discussed harassment of ballot access petitioners, including Andy’s arrest outside a public library while petitioning to get the Green and Libertarian Parties back on the Maryland ballot. For the first hour of the show we were joined by Maryland Green Party Co-Chair Brian Bittner.… Read more ...

RESCHEDULED: IPR Blogtalk today (Monday): Brian Bittner, Andy Jacobs on Maryland ballot access petitioning and arrest

UPDATE: I screwed up last week and scheduled the show for 15 minutes, and Andy also was not on the call. This time I have made sure that we will have long enough for the show. It will be on today (Monday) at 8 PM Eastern time, and I will also try to make sure everyone is on this time.Read more ...

Maryland Greens and Libertarians hand in signatures; petitioners harassed, one arrested at public library

[Posted by Paulie]

The Maryland Green Party submitted 14,842 signatures and the Maryland Libertarian Party submitted 13,787 signatures towards a requirement of 10,000 valid signatures. The deadline for submitting additional signatures has been extended to March 7:

The Maryland petition deadline for a party that wishes to obtain, or regain, its qualified status is not until August 2012.

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