In the Fox News Poll released today, Gov. Gary Johnson at 12%, a new high for a national poll and up two points from the same poll three weeks prior. The poll also shows the Libertarian nominee taking 23% of independents, beating Hillary Clinton at 22%. Among voters under age 35, Johnson takes 18%.… Read more ...
Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson appeared on Fox News today (video length: a little under 13 minutes, via American Third Party Report):
Johnson was also interviewed by The Hill today (video length: 36 minutes):
Donald Trump was the only candidate on stage at tonight’s Fox News Debate who refused to pledge to support Republican nominee, and rule out running as an Independent. Trump stuck to this statement when moderator Bret Baier insisted that “experts say an Independent run would almost certainly hand the race over to the Democrats.”
Rand Paul jumped in to accuse Trump of being corrupt and secretly plotting to elect Hillary Clinton, prompting Trump to reply “Well I’ve given him [Rand Paul] plenty of money.”
Donald Trump briefly sought the nomination of the Reform Party in 2000, before withdrawing prior to the convention, and has in the past given his political affiliation as Independent (as well as Democrat for a time.)
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg briefly discussed independent politics yesterday on Fox News’ Your World with Neil Cavuto.
Bloomberg served as Mayor of New York from 2002 to 2013, initially as a Republican and then as an Independent after leaving the GOP in 2007. Since 2008, pundits have speculated on the billionaire media mogul’s supposed plan to run a self-financed Independent campaign for President. … Read more ...
Libertarian trying to shake up Va. governor’s race gets tough on top candidates
August 10, 2013
Robert Sarvis, the Libertarian Party candidate in the Virginia gubernatorial race, knows he’s a long shot to win. That’s typical for a third-party candidate going against a Democrat, a Republican and the well-funded operations that support them.… Read more ...
Gary Johnson Schools Red Eye Panel On Illegal Immigration: ‘Cream of the crop when it comes to workers’
By Evan McMurry
Published June 22, 2013 on mediate.com
Former New Mexico governor and libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson took on StreetCarnage.com writer Gavin McInnes over illegal immigration on Friday night’s Red Eye, with Johnson arguing that those crossing the U.S.-Mexico border were hard workers who were more likely to obey the law.… Read more ...
On May 1st, Gary Johnson was interviewed on the Alan Colmes Show. The video is below:
By Wayne Allyn Root, Former Libertarian Vice Presidential Nominee
Newt Gingrich may have won South Carolina. But this wasn’t a Newt victory, as much as it was a devastating rebuke to the national media.
Study the poll numbers. Yes, Romney really dropped the ball with the tax return and 15% capital gains issues, but the numbers started flipping from a Romney landslide to a Newt Gingrich landslide only after the ABC television interview with Newt’s ex-wife.… Read more ...
Libertarian Party’s WAR
Wayne Allyn Root is a politician, entrepreneur, television and radio personality, author and a well known political commentator. He was the 2008 Libertarian Party vice-presidential nominee. Today is Chairman of the Libertarian National Campaign Committee. Root is a frequent guest on FOX News and many nationally syndicated radio shows such as The Bill Cunningham Show, Savage Nation, The Jerry Doyle Show, The Big Biz Show with Russ & Sully, The G.… Read more ...
Have you seen the movie Dinner for Schmucks? Now we have a sequel, Twitter for Schmucks starring Congressman Anthony Weiner. I’m a Libertarian. I don’t want government in my bedroom, or my boardroom, so I’m generally hands-off (excuse the pun) about what politicians do in their private time. But this is different.… Read more ...