Category Archives: Libertarian Party

(L) J. Rob Latham Qualifies for US House Debate in UT 2nd

Attorney J. Robert Latham has received an invitation to debate his D and R opponents in the US House race for Utah’s second congressional district.  According to an article authored by Graham Dudley of KSL.com:

“Libertarian candidate Rob Latham . . . is the only third-party candidate to crack the lineup in the (Utah) Debate Commission schedule.… Read more ...

Oregon: Burke et. al. Seek Restraining Order to Remove LP Candidates

In yet another legal action the remnants of the Burke faction in Oregon have attempted to use the courts to gain authority over the ballot access of Libertarian candidates.  In their most recent (Hail Mary) action they sought a TRO (Temporary Restraining Order) to remove all Libertarian candidates nominated by the recognized (by the Secretary of State) Libertarian Party of Oregon including the removal of the Libertarian Presidential ticket of Jo Jorgensen and Spike Cohen. … Read more ...

The Jorgensen Insider: Issue 01

The campaign of 2020 Libertarian Party presidential nominee Jo Jorgensen today sent out the following newsletter to email subscribers.  This is the first issue.

Hat Trick in Alaska

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– Jo’s visit makes top of the fold in four state newspapers.

– Jo gets back on the ice for a pick up game with locals.

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Military Publication “Task and Purpose” Covers D, L and R POTUS Candidates

The following is an excerpt from an article titled, “Here’s where Trump, Biden, and Jorgensen stand on the issues most important to the US military” by 

“For the first time, all three major presidential candidates have weighed in on the most pressing issues facing service members, military families, and veterans.… Read more ...

Jo Jorgensen: Do You Remember This Scene from Lord of the Rings?

Jo Jorgensen, the Libertarian Party’s 2020 presidential nominee sent out the following fundraising pitch to her email subscribers: 

Do you remember the scene in Lord of the Rings: Two Towers with Sam and Frodo near the end of the movie?

Don’t worry – If you haven’t seen it I won’t provide any spoilers.Read more ...

LNC to Meet In-Person 4x Per Year

LNC day 2

LNC votes to meet in-person seven more times (eight in-person meetings counting the one currently occurring in Minneapolis) between now and Reno convention, as follows:

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December – Riverside California.  Initially proposed for 12 December 2020, exact date to be determined by staff (as will be the case with each of the proposed dates and locations below). … Read more ...

Harry Browne: When Will We Learn?

19 years ago today, in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, Harry Browne, the Libertarian Party’s 1996 and 2000 presidential nominee, posted the following to WorldNetDaily as his reaction to the events. 

Prior to 9/11, Browne warned interventionist American foreign policy would have catastrophic consequences for the nation. In his essay, he explains why the attacks should not surprise, and calls for a self-reflective response in the immediate, while prophetically expecting otherwise.  Read more ...

Melinda Pillsbury-Foster: The Commission for Presidential Debates is a Private Organization

Melinda Pillsbury-Foster is the executive vice president of Rebuild America and a former member of the Libertarian National Committee.  She submitted the following article for publication. 

How would you like to change America’s Political Landscape, turning it toward the free mammarket?  Read on.

The Commission for Presidential Debates is a private organization.  Read more ...

LNC Meets in Minneapolis

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The Libertarian National Committee is meeting today and tomorrow (12 and 13 September 2020) at the Hilton Airport hotel in Minneapolis, MN.

Officer reports from the Chair, Vice-Chair, Treasurer and Secretary have occurred (in that order).

Written officer reports are available (at the officer reports button) along with other information HERE

CRM report (pre-recorded) is occurring now.… Read more ...

Ten Years After: The Speech

Ten years ago today, a little known councilman from the village of Minerva (Ohio), Phil Davison, addressed his local Republican Party executive committee to seek its nomination for county treasurer.  He did not win the nomination, but his passionate speech went viral, garnering millions of views on YouTube and attaining mainstream media coverage. … Read more ...

Justin Amash Apologizes to Rand Paul for Libertarian Party Tweet

After BLM and Antifa militants surrounded and  attempted to physically attack Senator Rand Paul and his wife Kelley following the August 27 Republican National Convention, the Libertarian Party Twitter account mocked Paul and downplayed the event Thursday.  In response to a user who tweeted “Rand Paul is afraid somebody on the sidewalk might yell at him,” the party tweeted:

SHHHH

You might spook him.

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Jorgensen Off the Campaign Trail After Mother’s Death

Libertarian Party presidential nominee Jo Jorgensen’s mother died this past Wednesday, according to campaign manager Steve Dasbach.  The unexpected death, which Jorgensen learned about as she boarded a plane, required Jorgensen to exit the campaign trail temporarily.  She was scheduled to appear in Alaska this week.

Dasbach asks for you to keep Jorgensen and her family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.… Read more ...