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Arkansas Libertarians fill congressional nomination vacancy, 3 out of 4 House seats have no Democrat running

LPAR_logo_200x200Press Release from the Libertarian Party of Arkansas:

The Libertarian Party of Arkansas held a Special Nominating Convention Saturday, January 23, 2016 at Foghorn’s Restaurant in Fayetteville to fill the Vacancy in Nomination for the Third Congressional District.

Previous nominee Nathan LaFrance vacated the nomination due to taking a job out of state.Read more ...

Arkansas Libertarians nominate twenty-three candidates, including Frank Gilbert for U.S. Senate

Press Release sent to IPR:

(Little Rock) The Libertarian Party of Arkansas held a Special Nominating Convention today in order to meet the new state requirements to select candidates by November 2, 2015 for the 2016 General Election.  A total of twenty-three candidates were nominated.

Former Gubernatorial candidate Frank Gilbert was nominated to run for U.S.… Read more ...

Arkansas Libertarians submit 15,709 signatures for party status, Greens forgo non-Presidential races

From talkbusiness.net via KATV:

The Libertarian Party of Arkansas submitted 15,709 signatures to the secretary of state’s office Tuesday – far more than the 10,000 needed to qualify for the ballot.

Dr. Michael Pakko, newly elected LPA chair, said the party began collecting signatures March 20 using volunteers and paid petitioners funded with a grant from the Libertarian National Committee.

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