Tag Archives: 2016 Libertarian National Convention

Former LP Presidential Hopeful John McAfee Indicted on Cryptocurrency Fraud Charges

Federal prosecutors have indicted former antivirus entrepreneur John McAfee and his associate for orchestrating what they call a fraudulent scheme designed to rake in millions of dollars from cryptocurrency investors.

McAfee and his “cryptocurrency team” advisor Jimmy Watson are accused of having operated an “age-old pump-and-dump scheme” using McAfee’s Twitter account to promote “various cryptocurrencies through false and misleading statements to conceal their true, self-interested motives.”… Read more ...

Bill Weld Ends Presidential Campaign

Former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld, the Libertarian Party’s 2016 vice presidential nominee, ended his Republican Party primary challenge of President Donald Trump today.  Last night, on Super Tuesday 3.0, Trump surpassed the number of delegates required to secure the Republican presidential nomination.   Throughout the campaign, Weld received a total of one pledged delegate, at the February 3 Iowa Caucus.… Read more ...

More videos from the Libertarian Party national convention

The following videos were from the 2016 Libertarian Party national convention were uploaded on the official LP YouTube channel in the past 24 hours (via American Third Party Report):

Jeffrey Tucker

Tom Woods

Rev. Larry Beane

Roger Roots

Lily Tang Williams

Avens O’Brien

Hall of Liberty – Ron Paul

Hall of Liberty – Bill Redpath

List of Award Recipients

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Libertarian Party’s Convention-Goers Give Trump and Clinton an Award for Outreach

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Libertarian Party gives Trump and Hillary a Liberty Outreach Award

“RESOLVED: For jointly guaranteeing an unprecedented wave of interest in political alternatives, for arguably doing more to disentangle voters from deeply held long-standing political loyalties than we ever could on our own, for opening minds to seek out new ideas of governance, the Libertarian Party awards jointly Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton a Liberty Outreach Award.”

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Jeremy Siple: My Thoughts On the 2016 Libertarian National Convention, and My Endorsement for President

2016 was my first Libertarian National Convention, and it was a wonderful experience! A lot of fun was had, so many media were on hand, and I got to meet so many wonderful and interesting people! I also got to meet so many people I knew from Facebook and IPR, and none of you disappointed.… Read more ...

Credentials Committee Refuses to Seat Delegates from Epstein’s Libertarian Party of Oregon’s PAC

This exchange has been seen on Libertarian Party email lists.

Dear Mr. Epstein:

The 2016 LP Credentials Committee has considered your April 16 submission of delegates from Oregon for the convention in Orlando. We regret that we cannot accept these delegates for Oregon.

Since 2011 the national Libertarian Party and the State of Oregon have recognized the Wagner/Hedbor group as the official Libertarian Party in Oregon.… Read more ...