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LPCO: Big Convention, Big Plans

From a Media Release by the Libertarian Party of Colorado:

The Libertarian Party of Colorado held its annual convention last weekend, March 24-26 2017, at the Westin hotel in Westminster Colorado.

Events began on Friday with a mixer, and concluded after business on Sunday.  The event included many speakers from around the country, and resulted in many changes to the makeup of the party’s leadership.… Read more ...

Florida Libertarian Convention Report

LP presidential debate participants confer with moderator George Phillies. Facing camera from left are Marc Feldman, Austin Petersen, LPF Chair Char-Lez Braden, Darryl Perry, and Gary Johnson

LP presidential debate participants confer with moderator. Facing camera from left are Marc Feldman, Austin Petersen, LPC Chair Char-Lez Braden, Darryl Perry, and Gary Johnson

This reporter attended the Libertarian Party of Florida convention on Saturday in West Palm Beach.

Wes Benedict speaks to LPF convention

Wes Benedict speaks to LPF convention

LNC Executive Director Wes Benedict spoke early in the day, talking about the challenge of persuading people effectively.… Read more ...

Libertarian Party Sets Up National Convention Delegate Fund

Paulie cropped

Independent Political Report‘s own Paul Frankel, known to us as Paulie, who is an Alternate At-Large Representative of the Libertarian National Committee for Region 7, reports that the Libertarian Party now has a way to offset some of the fees for Libertarians wishing to attend a National Convention. The next National Convention is planned for June 26-29, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio.… Read more ...

Jill Stein announces Cheri Honkala as her choice for VP

CBS News is reporting, in an interview with her, that Green Party presumptive presidential nominee Jill Stein has announced her choice for the party’s vice presidential candidate, to be approved at this week’s convention in Baltimore.  Cheri Honkala is the Stein campaign’s choice, a poor people’s advocate based in Philadelphia and the national coordinator of the Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign.… Read more ...

Tom Woods: The Libertarian Speech I would give to the whole country

Tom Woods, historian and liberty activist, participated in the Texas Libertarian Convention June 9, 2012. His opening statement included that he would be making two speeches, the first 40 minutes being his speech to the masses to draw them to libertarianism, the last 20 minutes regarding his thoughts on the Libertarian Party.… Read more ...

South Dakota Libertarian Convention 7/14/12 Invite

The following is an invite for everyone to join the 7/14/12 South Dakota Libertarian Convention

Everything here is at http://www.sodaklp.org/

You’re Invited!
to the
2012 SDLP Convention
in the Convention Room at
Pro’s Bar and Grill
912 N Dakota St
Vermillion, SD 57069
next to the Prairie Inn motel

Saturday, July 14 (please REPLY if you plan to come, so we have an idea)
FREE TO ATTEND! … Read more ...

Member of the The Libertarian Party Starts a Petition for Voiding a Decision of the National Committee Regarding Convention Floor Fees

There has been much discussion on this site and elsewhere about the floor fee for the upcoming national convention of the Libertarian Party. There is a low-end offering for $94.00, which includes only the ability to attend business meetings. The next level costs $295, assuming it’s purchased early enough (or it will be $395.00).… Read more ...

Muth: Wayne Root Odds On VP Favorite at LP Con

Chuck Muth’s “Silver State Confidential” Newsletter, in it’s most recent issue, says:
“The odds-on favorite to land the Libertarian Party’s vice-presidential nomination – should former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson win the presidential nomination – is Las Vegan Wayne Allyn Root, who was the LP’s veep candidate in 2008.”

He continues: “However, there is also talk of former South Carolina Gov.… Read more ...

NE Pennsylvania Libertarians: Local Libertarians Elected to PA State LP Positions

News Release
For Immediate Release—May 11, 2011
NE Pennsylvania Libertarians

Contact: Lou Jasikoff at ljasikoff@gmail.com or Betsy Summers at betsy.summers@midwestvet.net

Jasikoff takes State Chair, Summers tapped for NEPA Chair

Wilkes-Barre, PA— At the annual state convention on April 30th in Franklin, the Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania elected a new slate of officers and adopted a new streamlined party platform.… Read more ...

LPCA Con 2011 Nevada – Sunday Elections

Officer elections will be held today as well as some number of seats on the Board.

9:05 AM is the scheduled time for the Chair’s election and then the other officers right behind that  until

11:30 when the non-Officer Board seats come up.

Lunch speaker: Steve Kubby

All action after lunch, fairly anti-climactic.… Read more ...

Conventioneers Get Special Private Preview of New “Atlas Shrugged, Part One” Movie

If you’re already registered to attend the Libertarian Party of California’s annual convention this year, you get an added treat at no additional charge: admission to a private Friday evening sneak preview screening of the new major motion picture Atlas Shrugged, Part 1.

Atlas Shrugged, Part 1 logoAtlas Shrugged, Part 1 is the first of a new trilogy of movies based on novelist Ayn Rand’s masterpiece, Atlas Shrugged.… Read more ...

Libertarian Party of California’s 2011 Convention

Final touches are being put on plans for this year’s California Libertarian convention. We have a special location planned–Harvey’s and Harrah’s Resorts and Casinos in Stateline, Nevada, right next to South Lake Tahoe.  There should still be snow in the mountains, and the scenery there will be breathtaking!

This will all happen the weekend of April 8th through 10th.… Read more ...