Tag Archives: Austin

LNC Votes to Cancel Austin In-person Convention, Will Decide Alternative Next Week

As first reported at Ballot Access News, at the much publicized Zoom meeting today, the Libertarian National Committee (LNC) voted nine to seven to cancel the in-person National Convention scheduled for Austin later this month.  This comes in light of the coronavirus pandemic that has resulted in the death of over 60,000 Americans and led to the cancellation of most public gatherings. … Read more ...

LNC Convention Oversight Committee: 2020 Libertarian National Convention in Austin Reservations Cancelled (Updated)

4/28 UPDATE: Based on the comments below, it appears the hotel sent notice about canceled reservations in error.  No changes to the convention can be made until the Zoom meeting scheduled for May 2.

The following update on the 2020 Libertarian National Convention was posted on the site for the LNC Oversight Committee.Read more ...

Chairman Sarwark Provides Update on Coronavirus’ Effect on the Libertarian National Convention

The World Health Organization has declared the coronavirus outbreak as a pandemic.  Over 1,000 people in the United States have tested positive and 37 have died.  Events such as South by Southwest in Austin have cancelled to reduce the spread of the virus.  This raises the question of whether the May 21-25 Libertarian National Convention in Austin will proceed as normal.… Read more ...

Austin Liberator: ‘Remarkable decade for Travis County Libertarian Party’

Via LP blog:

The following is the November 14, 2010 issue of Austin Liberator, the weekly email newsletter of the Travis County (Texas) Libertarian Party.

1. Looking back at a remarkable decade for the Travis County LP

December 4, 2010 marks the tenth anniversary of the Austin Liberator (that is,this newsletter) starting publication on Yahoo!Groups.… Read more ...

Kathie Glass Election Night Watch Party in Austin

Emailed to contact.ipr@gmail.com:

Kathie Glass will host an election night watch party at the Doubletree Guest Suites Bluebonnet Room at 303 W 15th in Austin starting at 8:00 p.m. on November 2 election night. The Travis County Libertarian Party is co-hosting the event, and other Libertarian candidates from the Austin area and other parts of Texas will also attend.… Read more ...

Socialist Webzine: Statement on the Terrorist Act in Austin

Socialist Webzine:

by Billy Wharton and Nicholas Nix

February 18, 2010 – As democratic socialists, we condemn the act of terrorism carried out by Joseph Andrew Stack today in Austin, Texas. Terrorism will do nothing to solve the mounting social and economic problems faced by working people in the United States.… Read more ...

Libertarian Party blog: Libertarian Leaders will Gather in Austin Feb. 26-28

LP blog:

from the Libertarian Party of Texas:

Libertarian Leaders from Around the US will Gather in Austin on Feb 26th-28th

The Libertarian State Leadership Alliance (LSLA) is an organization of the Libertarian Party state leaders. The LSLA is organized exclusively for educational purposes, more specifically to coordinate activities and share knowledge among Libertarian Party state chairs and affiliate parties.… Read more ...

Libertarian State Leadership Alliance Conference in Austin, Texas, February 2010

Posted by state chair Mark Bodenhausen to the Libertarian Party of Alabama Executive Committee Yahoo group (closed list).

Hello all,

The LSLA website is ready to take your reservations.

Note that we have 2 workshop tracks this year: a Leadership Track, and an IT

Who should attend the LSLA Conference?… Read more ...