Tag Archives: New Hampshire

Darryl W. Perry: In Defense of my Pro-Peace Message

This was published in full by permission from Darryl W. Perry.

The link to the audio can be heard here.

On June 16 the Keene Sentinel published a letter to the editor regarding my participation in the local Memorial Day Parade.

The letter reads,“I was angered and saddened to have to bear witness to the protesters that felt it necessary to be at the end of the parade.Read more ...

Darryl W. Perry Running for Cheshire County (NH) Register of Deeds

An e-mail from Darryl W. Perry:

I am publicly announcing my intentions to run for Register of Deeds in Cheshire County, New Hampshire against incumbent Evelyn Hubal. Hubal was first elected as Register of Deeds in 1974, and has run unopposed since 2000 (election results prior to 2000 were not available online).… Read more ...

Gary Johnson Polls 7% in New Hampshire

Gary Johnson is polling 7% in New Hampshire according to Public Policy Polling, which previously found him polling that number nationally, 15% in New Mexico, and 8% in Montana.

Gary Johnson gets 7% when included as a third party candidate in New Hampshire. He draws a little bit more from Romney than Obama, increasing the President’s lead in the state to 13 points at 51-38.

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New Hampshire Primary Runner-up Hints at Independent Run

Though most media attention two weeks ago focused on the Republican Party’s New Hampshire primary, the Democratic Party held a primary in the state as well.

As expected, President Barack Obama came in first place, far ahead of several lesser-known candidates.  He finished with 49,080 votes or 81%, which was three percentage points shy of incumbent President Bill Clinton’s 1996 showing, and one point higher than President George W.… Read more ...

Gary Johnson Editorial On Ron Paul’s New Hampshire Performance

Gary Johnson is a Presidential candidate for the presidential nomination of the Libertarian Party. He was previously a candidate in the GOP primary in which a fellow competitor for votes was Ron Paul. This is why Gary Johnson’s editorial at Daily Caller calling attention to Ron Paul’s performance in New Hampshire is interesting.… Read more ...

Libertarian Brendan Kelly gets 17% in New Hampshire

Source: Libertarian Party (LP.org)

In the September 6 special election to fill a seat in the New Hampshire House of Representatives, Libertarian candidate Brendan Kelly received 17.3% of the vote. Kelly faced both a Democrat and a Republican on the ballot.

LP Executive Director Wes Benedict commented, “In partisan three-way races like this, Libertarian candidates historically have only gotten a few percent, on average.… Read more ...

Darryl W. Perry: The Free Market in Action… And The Tragedy of the Commons

Sent to IPR by Darryl W. Perry

Many people have never experienced an environment in which a free-market can truly exist. I, however, was lucky enough to be part of a week-long event where such an environment DID exist. From June 20th – 26th, I was in Lancaster, New Hampshire at the Free State Project’s Porcupine Freedom Festival, Affectionately known as PorcFest for short.… Read more ...

New Hampshire Court Will Hold Trial on Libertarian Party Ballot Order Lawsuit

From an article published on BallotAccess.org on June 24th, 2011:

On June 20, a New Hampshire state Superior Court Judge said he will hold a bench trial in Blevens v Gardner, the lawsuit filed last year over New Hampshire ballot design. In 2006 the New Hampshire Supreme Court had ruled unanimously in Akins v Secretary of State, 904 A.2d 702, that the state constitution requires that all candidates and all parties have an equal chance for the best position on the general election ballot.

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Ruwart: The Future of the Libertarian Political Movement

Posted by Mary Ruwart on the Libertarian Party blog on May 23, 2011:

The Libertarian Parties of New Hampshire and Massachusetts present a National one-day political conference “Future of the Libertarian Political Movement”.

Hear the first Libertarian Presidential debate of the 2012 season:

R. Lee Wrights vs. Roger V. Gary. The New Hampshire and Massachusetts Libertarian Parties are each giving a first-round delegate vote to the winner of the post-debate straw poll.

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Massachusetts Libertarians Schedule National Political Event in New Hampshire

Email from George Phillies:

Massachusetts Libertarians have organized a national political event ‘The Future of the Libertarian Political Movement’. The event will be held Sunday, June 19 at the Highlander Inn in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Keynote speaker Judge John Buttrick of Arizona will speak at lunch. Libertarian Presidential candidates will debate.… Read more ...

Closet Libertarians in the New Hampshire Legislature?

by: AuMass (George Phillies) at Gold Mass Group

Rumors have reached our ears that perhaps three dozen of the newly elected Republicans and Democrats in the New Hampshire state legislature are closet libertarians, libertarian in all but name, including their new Speaker of the House. One of them is the former webmaster of your editor’s Presidential campaign, who is certainly a libertarian.… Read more ...

Bill to adopt approval voting introduced in NH State House

From PileusBlog.com, H/T to Dale Sheldon-Hess (excerpt of the bill’s actual text below):

A bill to adopt approval voting has been filed in the N.H. House, and one of the co-sponsors is a member of the relevant committee. The bill would establish approval voting for all state offices and presidential primaries.

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