Tag Archives: Our America Initiative

Our America Initiative: May 4th #RealDebates Twitter Bomb

Our America

(The following was posted as an event on Facebook by the “Our America Initiative.)

Are you on Twitter? If so, and if you want to help Gov. Johnson’s Our America Initiative with a crucial effort, join us on Sunday afternoon, May 4, to launch a Twitter Bomb calling for fair and open presidential debates.… Read more ...

Gary Johnson Announces New CPD Lawsuit for 2016 Debates

Presidential Debate

In a recent fundraising letter Our America Initiative (OAI) claims:

“The Commission on Presidential Debates has an exclusive contract with the news media to monopolize presidential general election debates . . . The debate commission is actually a private organization . . . created by the Republican and Democratic national committees — for the mutually beneficial purpose of creating the impression that their candidates are the only real choices for President of the United States.”… Read more ...

Judge Jim Gray to host Google Hangout on October 8th at 9 PM CST

Jim Gray with a supporter on October 15, 2012

From Facebook:

Judge Jim Gray will be hosting our next online Google Hangout for Our America Initiative. Be sure to join us this coming Tuesday!

https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/c6e23oe4bj1k195emm9115e47f8

October 8th, at 8 PM – 9 PM Mountain time (9 – 10 PM CST).… Read more ...

Former NBA Star Tim Hardaway signs Our America Initiative equal marriage petition

Contact: Joe Hunter

Media@OurAmericaInitiative.com

801-303-7924

 

ADVISORY: FORMER NBA STAR TIM HARDAWAY TO SIGN PETITION TO PUT EQUAL MARRIAGE ON FLORIDA BALLOT

 

Miami, FL, July 3, 2013 –– Former NBA star Tim Hardaway will be one of the first  to sign an initiative petition to place an equal marriage constitutional amendment on the Florida ballot next year.… Read more ...

Gary Johnson: This Independence Day feels different

Friends,

Hopefully, you have something enjoyable planned for Independence Day.  A parade to go to, a picnic or BBQ, some time with family and friends…or just a day to relax. The “4th” is a great summer holiday filled with tradition, as it should be.

But if you’re like me, this Independence Day feels a little different.… Read more ...

Gary Johnson: Game On for equal marriage

Friends,

This morning, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision that goes a long way toward getting the federal government out of the business of discriminating against gay Americans who simply want the same privileges and responsibilities of marriage that other Americans enjoy.  You can read my reaction here: Gov. Gary Johnson Reacts to SCOTUS Decisions on Same-Sex Marriage.… Read more ...

Gary Johnson: Making history in America

———- Forwarded message ———-
From: Gary Johnson <GaryJohnson@ouramericainitiative.com>
Date: Mon, Jun 17, 2013 at 5:12 PM
Subject: Making history in Arizona

Friends,

 

This morning, the Our America Initiative joined with a newly-formed grassroots organization, Equal Marriage Arizona, to file the necessary paperwork to begin gathering signatures to place a Constitutional Amendment on the ballot in Arizona to overturn the state’s ban on same-sex marriage.  … Read more ...

Gary Johnson Says He Hasn’t Discounted Running as a Republican in the Future

On June 11th, Gary Johnson hosted an hour-long Google Hangout sponsored by his political advocacy committee, Our America Initiative. Typically, the former New Mexico governor and Libertarian Party presidential candidate hosts one Hangout a month.

Yours truly got the opportunity to talk to Gary for a little under seven minutes. I asked him about endorsing David Earl Williams III, a Ron Paul Republican running for Congress in Illinois’s 9th district (who voted for Gary Johnson in the 2012 presidential election and who has attended one Libertarian Party of Chicago meetup so far) and about whether or not Gary plans on running for office in the future.… Read more ...

Gary Johnson Hosts Google Hangout Tuesday, June 11th

Google Hangout Gov. Gary Johnson will host an online Google Hangout on Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at 7 p.m. PDT/ 10 p.m. EDT, 

The 60-minute online event will give participants a chance to ask the former New Mexico Governor and Honorary Chairman of the Our America Initiative questions via a video chat on Google Plus.

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Gary Johnson: What you can do now to defend the 2nd Amendment

June 5th email from Gary Johnson’s political advocacy committee, Our America Initiative.

Friends,

Whether it be spying on private citizens and journalists, or using the power of the IRS to silence free speech, the government has a developed a nasty habit of denying our rights under the guise of making us safer.  Read more ...

Tuesday, June 4, 2013 -Reddit with Gov. Gary Johnson

REDDIT WITH GOV. GARY JOHNSON

Tuesday, June 4, 2013.

7 p.m. PDT / 10 p.m. EDT

Gov. Gary Johnson invites you to join him for a Reddit “I Am A” (IAmA) on Tuesday, June 4, at 7 p.m. PT / 10:00 ET. The 60-minute online event will give participants a chance to ask the former New Mexico Governor and Honorary Chairman of the Our America Initiative questions via the popular website, Reddit.com.… Read more ...

Gary Johnson: The Real Problem

May 23rd email from Gary Johnson’s political advocacy committee, Our America Initiative: 

           
Friends,
If not for the fact that there are very serious abuses of power involved, the congressional outrage we are seeing about the Obama Administration’s IRS targeting of certain groups for scrutiny and harassment would almost be comical.  The same goes for the congressional indignation we are seeing over the Department of Justice’s secret spying on members of the news media.
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