Eight years after he emailed the Secret Service and threatened to kill President Barack Obama, a Northern Virginia man is now out of prison, equipped with enough signatures in at least one county to run for the House of Delegates. … [Nathan Daniel] Larson intends to run for Virginia’s 31st House District, an area encompassing Prince William and Fauquier Counties.
Today I was in a Congressional debate in the 1st District of Virginia, which was held in Williamsburg. (Kudos to the League of Women Voters, by the way, for inviting the 3rd party candidate!) I think there were about 150 people there.
Libertarian Nathan Larson will be running for Congress in Virginia’s 1st district. He has been endorsed by his district party and certified for the November election, where he will face incumbent Republican Rob Wittman and Democratic challenger Keith Hummel.
Interestingly, Politics1 lists Larson as the candidate of the Virginia Independent-Green Party and says he’s an “ex-Libertarian Party activist.” Larson’s Web site outlines a wide range of positions that are much more in line with hardcore libertarian philosophy than the Green Party platform, as he calls for preservation of the environment through the establishment of private-property rights, the separation of school and state, and the privatization of Social Security, which he also says should be optional.… Read more ...