Mark Axinn, the chairman of the Libertarian Party of New York, had this to say in a comment on IPR’s October Open Thread October 2:
The New York Board of Elections has certified the ballot. The statewide (non-federal offices) candidates are listed here .
We are listed for the four statewide races and the 5th SD (Gigi Bowman) and 37th (John Kevin Wilson) and 139th (Mark Glogowski) ADs.
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Taking lessons apparently from Republicans in Illinois , Ohio , and Oregon , several Republicans in New York have filed challenges to some of the candidates’ petitions in order to keep Libertarians off the ballot.
Date: Wed, Sep 3, 2014 at 9:12 AM
Subject: New Yorkers file 35,000 signatures for fourteen Libertarian candidates–Too Much for the Republicans
To: LP-State Chairs , LP_8new
Cc: Wes Benedict , Carla Howell , Bob Johnston , Eric Dixon
The Republican lobbyist who filed a general challenge to the New York Libertarian Party statewide slate has failed to perfect his challenge, meaning that Michael McDermott, Chris Edes, John Clifton and Carl Person are on the ballot for Governor, Lt.
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Liberty Activist, Georgina “Gigi” Bowman, Creator and President of LibertyCandidates.com, Past Chair and Current Treasurer of the Suffolk County, NY Libertarian Party and NY State Caucus Leader of freeandequal.org is running as the Libertarian candidate for State Senator, District 5, in New York.
Her website is:
Under state law (§ 6-138 (4)) the first day for gathering the required 3,000 valid signatures in order to be granted a place on the ballot was 08 July 2014.… Read more ...
Here are just a few of the events Libertarians are planning across the country for the month of May.
May 3 – Atlanta, Georgia
Bring Home the Troops Rally
May 4 – Oyster Bay, New York
Gigi Bowman-Campaign Literature Drop
May 12 – Online for Libertarian Party of Dallas County
Full-sized LP Flag Auction
May 17 – Tampa, Florida
Continental Breakfast with Darryl W.… Read more ...
Videos are out from the First Annual Save Long Island Forum that happened on January 17 to 19, 2014. This was a program spearheaded by Gigi Bowman, a Libertarian and candidate for New York State Senate District 5. I will feature a few of them here, but all 18 can be viewed here .… Read more ...
[Last weekend, we held] the Save Long Island Forum… and as I have said –we have no regrets. We know that what we did was something spectacular and that it will help to wake people up for a very long time. Many of the videos are going viral and some are yet to come out — Please make sure to pass these videos on -they can all be seen at the website link below.… Read more ...
Posted by Gigi Bowman to Facebook
The 1st Annual Save Long Island Forum
Friday, January 17 – Sunday, January 19, 2014
Our Final Schedule For Saturday
January 16, 2014
Many have asked and now we have our full speaking schedule for this day to present to you.
[Attention: All speaking times are fluid & none of the speakers are being strictly held to the time allotted to them, meaning that speakers can go on earlier or later then is presented here so come well in time before them as NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN!]
11:00 – Introduction
11:05 – Kevin P.… Read more ...
Found on Facebook .
This January, be a part of one of the most UNIQUE and EXCITING events Long Island and NY has ever seen— SAVE: LONG ISLAND!!!
… With so many issues effecting each and every one of us here on Long Island, in NY, and across the country and even the GLOBE, the organizers of SAVE: Long Island decided it was high time people COME TOGETHER to support one another in our quest for freedom, health, and prosperity.… Read more ...
The Libertarian Party of New York (LPNY) state convention is being held today. So far, we know the results of the officer elections:
Chair – Mark Axinn
Vice Chair – Gigi Bowman
Vice Chair – Chris Padgett
Secretary – Blay Tarnoff
Treasurer – Gary Triestman
At-Large Commitee Member – Audrey Capozzi
At-Large Commitee Member – Chris Garvey
At-Large Commitee Member – Michael Houze
At-Large Commitee Member – June Smith
At-Large Commitee Member – Brian Waddell
More updates to follow…
Here is some coverage of Gigi Bowman, who is the Libertarian candidate for the New York State Senate, Distict 5.
You can read the article, called “I Can’t Take the Loss of Liberty” or, How to Radicalize a Suburban Mom here.
Gigi Bowman is running for New York State Senate, District 5 as a Libertarian.
I found this important bit of video on Facebook.