Cecil Ince, who ran for the Libertarian Party’s 2016 presidential nomination among other offices, resigned from the Libertarian Party of Missouri Wednesday after controversial Facebook posts about sexual intercourse between adults and 13 year olds were uncovered. In addition, Ince was removed from his position on the advisory panel for special education at the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.… Read more ...
With attention focused on the Republican and Democratic primaries in several states that could potentially decide their nominations, two states will be having Libertarian presidential preference primaries on Tuesday, March 15: North Carolina and Missouri.
Voters who are registered as either Libertarian or unaffiliated can vote in the semi-open North Carolina Libertarian primary, where the following 11 candidates will be on the ballot:
Marc Allan Feldman
John David Hale
Barbara Joy Waymire
All Missouri voters can participate in the open primary, where these options will appear on the Libertarian ballot:
Marc Allan Feldman
These will be the two state-run Libertarian presidential primaries held prior to the Libertarian National Convention (May 26-30).… Read more ...
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Livestream will begin at 7:00 pm, Central Time.
“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
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 ...
The 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 ...
This originally appeared on Libertarian Wing Media here.
Here we have another interview with one of the Libertarian candidates for President, Cecil Ince:
What is your libertarian origin story?
Cecil Ince: I joined the LP in 2000, Campaigned for Harry Browne for President. I have held several local LP positions.… Read more ...
The Libertarian Party added a new page to its website under the tab “Elections.” The page, entitled “2016 Presidential Candidates,” provides the Libertarian Party’s criteria for recognizing presidential candidates and lists five candidates who meet that criteria.
The Libertarian Party recognizes 2016 Presidential candidates who have campaign websites, are dues-paying members of the LP, have met all U.S.
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Yesterday, August 30, 2015, the Palm Beach Free Press conducted an online poll of mostly Libertarian and independent voters to see where they stood on the 2016 presidential election. The conclusion was that the most likely of voters either do not know the officially announced Libertarian Party presidential candidates well enough or would prefer to vote “None of the Above” (NOTA) than for the candidates currently in the running.