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Bruce Majors: Department of Justice Subpoenas Reason Magazine


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Posted to The Insomniac Libertarian

By Bruce Majors
June 09,2015


The Department of Justice
yesterday subpoenaed the names of posters at reason magazine critical of Judge Katherine Forrest (pictured), the well-healed Obama-donor judge who sentenced Silk Road’s Ross Ulbricht to life in prison.  Perhaps this should not have been surprising, given that the DOJ announced its plans to catalog and  “study” critics of the government using social media just last month.Other websites have covered Forrest and her multi-millionaire real estate transactions and her and her partner Sean Patrick’s donations to the Obama campaign.The only comment at reason so far is this note: “Please refrain from any discussion of the subject of the article at Popehat.com and its contents on our site.
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Washingtonian Interviews Bruce Majors, Libertarian Candidate for Mayor of D C

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Q&A With Bruce Majors, DC’s Libertarian Candidate for Mayor

The local politician on his goals, marijuana in DC, and the time Ann Coulter was mean to him.

By Hallie Golden

If DC’s mayoral race has been a bit drab so far, don’t blame Bruce Majors. The Libertarian candidate for mayor brings humor and an enthusiasm for libertarianism—which began with his introduction to the writings of Ayn Rand when he was in ninth grade—to the race.… Read more ...

Videos From the 2014 Libertarian National Convention

Here are some videos taken of dramatic and/or interesting events at the Libertarian Convention at the end of June.

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Libertarian Party Closes Escrow on Its New Office

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Taken from an email to the LNC Discuss list:

From: Geoffrey Neale <liber8or@austin.rr.com> Date: Sun, May 4, 2014 at 10:39 AM
Subject: [Lnc-discuss] New Office update – READ THIS!
To: lnc-discuss@lp.org

We closed on the new office on April 25th.

We have also signed an agreement with the Watergate to vacate on or before June 9th.

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Bruce Majors: DC Should Aim Higher-Legalize Commercial Growing

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Posted to The Daily Caller
March 24, 2014

By Bruce Majors, Libertartarian Candidate for DC Mayor

Washington, D.C. recently rated near the top of American cities for income inequality. Perversely, D.C.’s economy is a welfare state for the rich, or at least the upper middle class: The federal government imports thousands people with law or other graduate degrees to D.C.… Read more ...

Video From LNC’s Visit to LP’s New Building

Here is a video taken by Bruce Majors during the lunchtime visit to the Libertarian Party’s new building. It was taken Saturday, March 1, the weekend of the Libertarian National Committee’s quarterly meeting.

Here are some comments from some attendees:

From paulie
March 1, 2014 at 2:31 pm
Termination papers have been signed at Watergate, and bank has signed preliminary commitment

Starchild
March 1, 2014 at 2:33 pm
I was favorably impressed with the building space which we visited during lunch break — compared with my expectations anyway.

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Libertarian Party: Three D.C. Libertarians Heading for Ballot

Bruce Majors, D.C. Libertarian Party Candidate for Mayor
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Three Libertarians today filed petitions with the D.C. Board of Elections with enough signatures to assure them places on the April 2014 primary ballot. Winners in the primary are automatically assured placement on the November 2014 general election ballot.

The three candidates who filed signatures today are:

*Bruce Majors for mayor.… Read more ...

Carla Howell at Restore the Fourth

Carla Howell is the current Executive Director of the Libertarian Party.

Here is a link to Washington DC’s Libertarian Party’s website , which I found on Bruce Major’s Facebook page.

 

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LP Has Ballot Status in 30 States Following 2012 Elections, Including in D.C. For First Time Ever

The following is the text from a February 11th entry on lp.org:

Following the 2012 election, the Libertarian Party has ballot access in 30 states and, for the first time ever, the District of Columbia.

The LP:

  • Retained party status in Alaska, Michigan, New Mexico, Nevada, North Carolina, and Wyoming.
  • Gained party status in D.C., West Virginia, and Wisconsin.
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Libertarians Are Now a Major(s) Party in DC

This was found on Facebook

by Martin Austermuele
November 7, 2012

Sometimes you win even if you lose.

That was the case with Bruce Majors , a Libertarian challenger who lost his bid to unseat D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton but attracted 13,462 votes in the process, almost twice what he needed to gain major party status for the D.C.

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Bruce Majors is the First D. C. Candidate to Take Grover Norquist’s Tax Pledge

Posted in the Washington Post, October 23, 2012
Written by Mike DuBonis

In what appears to be a first for the tax-and-spendy world of District politics, a local candidate has signed the vaunted Taxpayer Protection Pledge .

Bruce Majors, the Libertarian candidate for congressional delegate , took Americans for Tax Reform’s pledge earlier this month.

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Libertarian Bruce Majors challenges Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton

11-term incumbent Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D), Washington D.C.’s non-voting representative in the U.S. House of Representatives has a sole challenger, and that is Libertarian Bruce Majors. While he is running for the seat, he admits he doesn’t have a platform, because he doesn’t believe he can win.

So why is he running, if he doesn’t expect to win?

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