Tag Archives: Constitution Day

Libertarian remarks on Constitution Day

Press release from LPHQ:

WASHINGTON – In honor of Constitution Day, Libertarian Party Executive Director Wes Benedict released the following statement today:

"Tomorrow, September 17, is Constitution Day: the anniversary of the agreement on the U.S. Constitution by the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787.

"When I think about that anniversary, I am saddened by how far we have strayed from our original respect for the Constitution.… Read more ...

Libertarian Party blog: ‘Constitution Day links’

Posted by Staff at Libertarian Party blog on September 17:

Today is the 223rd anniversary of the adoption of the U.S. Constitution by the Constitutional Convention in 1787.

Unlike the Republican and Democratic Parties, the Libertarian Party understands the importance of the Constitution and the principles on which it is based.… Read more ...

Florida “Tea Party” Republicans Prohibit Constitution Party Senate Candidate from Setting Up at Constitution Rally

From Ocala.com via TPID:

The U.S. Senate candidate from the Constitution Party [Bernie DeCastro] had hoped to speak to a bunch of people who swear fealty to the U.S. Constitution and who will gather today in St. Augustine to celebrate the nation’s founding charter at an event held under the headline “Forward With the Constitution.”… Read more ...

Constitution Party Candidate Peter Boyce Addresses Constitution Day Event

Sorry, this article from the Constitution Party website is a bit delinquent. Mr. Boyce addressed the group last Friday.

House of Representatives hopeful Peter Boyce will be the keynote speaker at a Constitution Day celebration on Friday, Sept. 17.

Boyce, who is running for Congress in New Jersey’s 2nd Congressional District in November’s midterm elections against Frank LoBiondo, will be speaking at “Rendezvous for the Republic”, a public dinner held in Gloucester Township.Read more ...

Howard Phillips to Host Constitution Day Event

Howard Phillips, founder of the Constitution Party (then the US Taxpayer’s Party), is hosting a free Constitution Day event. Sponsorship information can be found here.

You are cordially invited to the
Hyatt Arlington Hotel, 1325 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22209
Free Admission
7:00 – 8:30 pm
Celebrating September 17, 1787
when the Constitution of the United States was adopted.… Read more ...

Constitution Day Message From Constitution Party National Committee Chairman Jim Clymer

Posted at http://www.constitutionparty.com/news.php?aid=1082:

On September 17, 1787 the U.S. Constitution was signed by 39 brave patriots who changed the course of history. Their commitment to freedom birthed a form of government designed to secure liberty. Never before was such a bold and blessed experiment attempted. Let us make a renewed commitment to honor our country by working to restore government to its Constitutional foundations.… Read more ...

Loretta Nall: Rally Round the Flag Pole

Posted by Loretta Nall on her blog. Loretta was endorsed by the Libertarian Party for Governor of Alabama in 2006, although we were unable to get ballot status.

Yesterday, September 17, was Constitution Day and all federally funded education institutions were required to hold a celebration of sorts to honor it.… Read more ...

Nader campaign organizes money bomb for Constitution Day

At www.constitutionpledge.com, Ralph Nader supporters have been busy organizing a mass donation day and pledging to donate money that will go toward a candidate who they trust will uphold the Constitution.  Their goal is to raise $80,000 for Nader on September 17th. The money bomb is being managed by Jon Kraus, a former Mike Gravel campaign staffer.… Read more ...