Tag Archives: Gov. Gary Johnson

Time Capsule: Governor Gary Johnson Leaves R Primary; (Re-) Registers As Libertarian; Seeks LP POTUS Nomination

photo credits, Joseph Buchman

Dateline: 28 December 2011, Santa Fe, NM, Capitol rotunda.

Former New Mexico Governor (1995 – 2003) Gary Johnson dropped out of the Republican Presidential Primary earlier today, (re-) registered as a member of the Libertarian Party, and announced his intention to seek the Libertarian Party’s Presidential nomination at the Party’s convention in Las Vegas in early May 2012.… Read more ...

Gary Johnson Asks: Are You Paying Attention? Are You In?

The latest Johnson/Weld video asks “Are you paying attention? . . . Are you in?”


V/O: Donald Trump launched a new attack . . . Hillary Clinton unleashing a blistering attack . . . Donald Trump is taking aim at both Clintons . . . If you thought the race for the White House couldn’t get any nastier .… Read more ...

Chicago Tribune Editorial Board: Let Johnson Debate

download The editorial board of The Chicago Tribune, the sixth largest newspaper in the United States based on circulation, earlier today published an editorial calling on the Commission on Presidential Debates to, “Let Libertarian Gary Johnson debate Clinton and Trump.”

The editorial begins:

“For many Americans, this presidential race is a train wreck in progress.… Read more ...

Gov. Gary Johnson: A remarkable thing happened today

Our America Initiative email blast:


Something remarkable happened today. Business-as-usual in Washington got a wake-up call — and that call came from a small group in Congress who refused to go along with the way the establishment politicians have been doing things for decades.

Here’s what happened: The majority party in the House of Representatives, the Republicans, met to select their candidate for Speaker of the House.Read more ...

Gary Johnson: “A 2016 campaign will be much smarter and more efficient”

Gary Johnson isn’t officially running for president in 2016, but he appears to be inching closer to that decision. Other than expressing an intention to run, he has not made a formal announcement, nor even filed candidacy papers with the FEC.

Yet in an exclusive interview for IVN, Johnson suggests that his potential candidacy for the Libertarian nomination is advancing toward another serious run. 

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Johnson CPD Lawsuit Fundraising Goal: $30K in February, $200K in June

Alicia Dearn Photo Alicia Dearn, Founder, CEO and Managing Attorney of Bellatrix PC, Gary Johnson 2012 General Counsel, and counsel to “the Libertarian National Committee’s Ballot Access and Litigation Committee.”

In a February 2014 Fundraising Letter, available HERE, 2012 Libertarian Presidential Nominee Governor Gary Johnson wrote:

“Our America must raise $30,000 by March 15.”… Read more ...

Free and Equal Debate Thread

No one will be in charge, per se, of liveblogging this event. But this is the relevant place for IPR commenters to leave their thoughts on the debate that is being aired on C-Span, Al-Jazeera English, Ora.tv, and LinkTV. The debate will be moderated by Larry King and the participants include former Virginia Congressman Virgil Goode of the Constitution Party, former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson of the Libertarian Party, Dr.… Read more ...