Tag Archives: presidential candidates

Jeremy Kareken Releases His First Gary Johnson 60-Second Spot

The above video was brought to the attention of IPR via a link posted to Jeremy Kareken’s Facebook page.… Read more ...

Three Third Party candidates interviewed by Progressive Commentary Hour

Three of the top third-party candidates who are challenging the entrenched duopoly –  (), () and Judge  () — gather together to find common ground and purpose, on The Progressive Commentary Hour with .

Read more ...

Darcy Richardson to Seek Reform Party Presidential Nomination

Darcy Richardson, a contributor to IPR who challenged President Barack Obama in five Democratic Party presidential primaries, says he now plans to “actively seek” the presidential nomination of the Reform Party and several single state ballot-qualified parties in hopes of attaining ballot access  in a dozen states for the general election.… Read more ...

Objectivist Party Nominates Presidential and Vice Presidential Candidates

Richard Winger reports on the Objectivist Party’s presidential and vice presidential nominations in 2012.

Sometime in 2010, at an event in St. Louis, the Objectivist Party nominated Thomas Stevens for President for the 2012 election. The 2012 vice-presidential nominee is Alden Link. The same pair ran in 2008, and received 755 votes in the entire nation.

Read more ...

Jill Stein Clinches Green Party Presidential Nomination

JillStein.org:

Jill_Stein_head_shot.pngThe Green Party’s Jill Stein has clinched her party’s presidential nomination after celebrating a major victory in yesterday’s California primary, winning 49% of the vote against her chief contenders, television comedienne Roseanne Barr and public servant Kent Mesplay. The California win followed other recent Stein victories in Michigan, Florida, and Iowa.… Read more ...

Kotlikoff ends Reform Party presidential bid

In the aftermath of the Americans Elect board decision not to nominate a 2012 presidential ticket, the former senior economist of President Ronald Reagan’s Council of Economic Advisers and current Boston University economics professor Laurence Kotlikoff, who had sought that organization’s nomination, said in an e-mail that he now no longer wishes to pursue the Reform Party presidential nomination, which he elected to seek last month.… Read more ...

Lee Wrights: Latest Million Vote March Video

The Million Vote March, a project of the Lee Wrights for President campaign, has produced a series of videos to encourage one million Americans to vote Libertarian in November.

The latest video is entitled “Stop the War on Small Businesses.”

 

To view the videos, visit The Million Vote March website.… Read more ...

Lee Wrights: Let’s Offer a True Libertarian Message to America

by R. Lee Wrights

BURNET, Texas (April 28) – It’s been nearly two years since I began this campaign to earn the Libertarian Party presidential nomination. From the beginning I stated my goal clearly and I’ve stuck to it. I said then that the Libertarian Party faces a critical test in 2012 and I want to make sure we’re up to the challenge.… Read more ...

Lee Wrights: Freedom Is Agreeable

BURNET, Texas  (April 21) – Every day during this campaign I’ve become more and more convinced that it’s vitally important for the Libertarian Party to recruit and train good libertarian messengers. At every event I’ve attended, I have met eager, young (and some not-so-young) libertarian activists who are prime candidates for this mission.… Read more ...

Liberty Candidates 2012 Endorses: R. Lee Wrights

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
19 April 2012

Liberty Candidates 2012 Endorses: R. Lee Wrights who is running for President of the United States

Liberty-Candidates.org enthusiastically welcomes R. Lee Wrights to the growing slate of candidates championing a return to Constitutional governance in the United States!

A Liberty Candidate will defend the great American principles of:

  • Individual liberty
  • Constitutional government
  • Sound money
  • Free markets
  • A non-interventionist foreign policy.
Read more ...

Lee Wrights: on Freedom’s Phoenix Radio Thursday

Lee Wrights, candidate for the Libertarian nomination for president, will be the guest on Ernest Hancock’s radio show Declare Your Independence Thursday, April 19 from 6-9 a.m. PST. You can listen online here.… Read more ...

Mike Kane: Letter to Delegates of National Convention

Sent to IPR by Mike Kane:

Dear Delegates,

I’m writing you today to express some concerns I have with some of Gary Johnson’s recent statements and policy platforms.

I ask that you please read through this entire letter before making a decision on who to nominate at the Convention.

In this letter, I will address Gary Johnson’s foreign policy, his advocacy for the “Fair Tax”, and his positions on welfare/entitlement programs.… Read more ...