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IPR to Cover Current (and former) Libertarian Speakers/Events at Freedom Fest, 13-16 July, Las Vegas NV


IPR reporters will be covering, in-person, presentations by current (and former) Libertarians, as well as other “third-party” speakers such as Andrew Yang of the Forward Party, at FreedomFest, in Las Vegas, Nevada, 13 to 16 July, 2022.

(Interested IPR readers desiring to attend FreedomFest can receive a discounted registration by using the code and link at the end of this article.)… Read more ...

News & Notes: Contested Libertarian Primary in New Mexico, Hepola Lukewarm on Basic Income

NOT SO UNIVERSAL: Supporting direct cash payments for families and individuals is a founding principle of Minnesota’s newest political party. But Cory Hepola, the first Minnesota candidate endorsed by Andrew Yang’s Forward Party, has questioned the idea in the past and isn’t sold on implementing the policy on the state level.… Read more ...

News & Notes: Cutler Arrest Fallout, Yang on Bill Maher, Libertarian Wins 5% in Legislative Special Election

CUTLER FALLOUT: Eliot Cutler, a former two-time independent candidate for Maine governor, was arrested last month for possession of child pornography.

Numerous politicians have now publicly donated political contributions from Cutler to the Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault. Maine Public Media recently recapped the story and the fallout, noting that the scandal “obscures his novel effect on Maine politics.”… Read more ...

News & Notes: Cory Hepola Hits Campaign Trail, Parties Sue Indiana, Brock Pierce Spending Big in Vermont

HEPOLA HITS THE TRAIL: Forward Party gubernatorial candidate Cory Hepola “revealed his three main campaign ‘pillars’ during a meeting of the Perham Noon Rotary on Thursday, March 24.”

“I am running for governor of Minnesota because we deserve better,” said Hepola during his speech.… Read more ...