Tag Archives: austin petersen

Colorado L.P. declines to invite Petersen to state convention, citing his repudiation of Libertarian principles


From the Libertarian Party of Colorado: 
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Libertarian Party of Colorado: Statement Regarding Austin Petersen and its 2016 State Convention

Questions have recently arisen about the decision of the Board of Directors of the Libertarian Party of Colorado to refrain from an extending an invitation to Austin Petersen to attend its Presidential debate at its State Convention.

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Biloxi Libertarian presidential debate: live-streaming video and discussion thread


Livestream will begin at 7:00 pm, Central Time.… Read more ...

Nebraska: Five Libertarians meet “mentioned in national news” standard to be on May 10 primary ballot

Richard Winger reports at Ballot Access News, that the Nebraska Secretary of State has decided to place five candidates on the Libertarian presidential primary ballot for May 10: Marc Feldman, Gary Johnson, Steve Kerbel, John McAfee, and Austin Petersen. Nebraska law directs the Secretary of State to automatically place on the ballot candidates who are identified by the national news media as presidential candidates.… Read more ...

Watch Eleven Candidates Debate at the Joint Mississippi and Alabama Libertarian Parties’ Convention

“LIVE” BROADCAST… Watch Eleven Candidates Debate! As They Compete For Our Party’s Nomination!!!

This event will be televised on the internet! It will be “free” to view! Produced by professional engineers using three cameras, it will be moderated by news reporters surrounded by an audience! There will even be a singer during intermission!!… Read more ...

America’s Libertarians promise a wild, wide-ranging debate in Biloxi

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America’s Libertarians promise a wild, wide-ranging debate in Biloxi

By Paul Hampton
February 24, 2016

Voters who think the Republicans and Democrats have put up eclectic fields of candidates probably haven’t been paying attention to the Libertarian presidential hopefuls.

The 11-person race — which comprises an Internet security pioneer and one-time “person of interest” in a murder case, a B-movie producer, an author, a fellow who wants donations in Bitcoin, another who has run for public office under two different names, one who wants $2,500 or nothing, an anesthesiologist, a unity candidate, a pro-peace candidate who only recently learned of the Libertarians, one who promises to restore ice cream and cake to public school lunchrooms, and a former governor of New Mexico — will be on full display at 7:30 p.m.… Read more ...

Angela Keaton–Against Me: A Libertarian Feminist Diary

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By Angela Keaton
February 17, 2016

You are not lady like.” — Mexican Marxist and former employer.

YOU YOU YOU YOU KNOW YOU ARE NOT FEMININE!” — Canadian former child star, drunk, trying to navigate a stick shift while … drunk.

Why do you work here if you hate men?”… Read more ...

Libertarian Party of Mississippi: Statement on “hoopla” over Biloxi debate

PRESS RELEASE — FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION

Ocean Springs, MS – There has been a lot of back and forth and a lot of vitriol being shared by several candidates vying for the Libertarian Party nomination for President of the United States, with regards to their participation in a televised debate in Washington, DC, with John Stossel and the International Students for Liberty conference and their participation at the Presidential Debate hosted by the Alabama and Mississippi Libertarian Parties.Read more ...

LP-Texas presidential debate invitations: Johnson, Feldman, McAfee, Petersen, Sterling

From the Libertarian Party of Texas:

Thank You to everyone who participated in the LPTexas Vote With Your Dollars Straw Poll. Not only have you expressed your preference and helped LPTexas make a great and productive Presidential Debate Forum, but you have also helped give LPTexas additional resources to make the entire convention an even bigger showcase for liberty!

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Interview with Austin Petersen, Candidate for the Libertarian Party’s Presidential Nomination

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Austin Petersen and I corresponded through email. Most of the questions were submitted by IPR readers, or Libertarians on a couple Facebook questions.

Do you agree with Gary Johnson that Sharia Law and terrorism from extremist Muslims is a worrisome threat to our country?

I don’t see Sharia as a threat simply because I’m confident in the supremacy of American judicial processes and constitutional law.

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Glenn Beck to Austin Petersen: “If it is indeed a Trump Hillary race, I will be looking for someone else to support.”

Glenn Beck responds to an Austin Petersen video, which he also shared from his Facebook page:

Austin,
I am very much into building coalitions.

I do believe that Ted Cruz can win and needs to win. While both of us are religious, we DO NOT believe that you need to be.

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Libertarian Skeptics Network: Presidential Candidate Questionnaire

LSNprofileThe Libertarian Skeptics Network Presidential Candidate Questionnaire is presented to all candidates seeking the Libertarian nomination for President of the United States in 2016, to assess their opinions and positions on questions of importance to Libertarian Skeptics. The questions have been compiled from suggestions from LSN members. 

1. Would your administration respect and duly consider scientific evidence, expert consensus, cost-benefit analysis, and practice evidence-based decision-making?… Read more ...