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Full video of Libertarian Party presidential debate in Las Vegas

On May 16th, 2016, a presidential debate was held in Las Vegas, Nevada for candidates seeking the Libertarian Party’s presidential nomination. Candidates John McAfee, Gary Johnson and Austin Petersen participated, with magician Penn Jillette serving as moderator. A video of the entire debate was uploaded to YouTube today.  (Via American Third Party Report)

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Brian Doherty: Libertarian Candidates, Moderated by Penn Jillette, Debate in Las Vegas

John McAfee, Gary Johnson, Penn Jillette and Austin Petersen (Photo: Adam Kokesh)

From Brian Doherty at Reason.com, May 17th, 2016:

The Nevada Libertarian Party worked hard to put together a prominent forum for the three leading presidential hopefuls in a debate held yesterday in Las Vegas. The debate, featuring former Republican Gov.

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Penn Jillette to host Libertarian presidential debate Monday

Penn Jillette hosts the Libertarian presidential debate

By Zachary Foster

The Libertarian Party of Nevada is pleased to announce that celebrity Penn Jillette will be hosting the upcoming Libertarian presidential debate in Las Vegas.  The debate will be held next Monday, May 16, from 12 to 2 p.m. at the Opportunity Village Englestad Campus.  Tickets can be acquiredhere.… Read more ...

Glenn Beck to Austin Petersen: “If it is indeed a Trump Hillary race, I will be looking for someone else to support.”

Glenn Beck responds to an Austin Petersen video, which he also shared from his Facebook page:

I am very much into building coalitions.

I do believe that Ted Cruz can win and needs to win. While both of us are religious, we DO NOT believe that you need to be.

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Penn Jillette’s 2012 Pick: Gary Johnson

After an epic rant about President Obama’s drug policies, magician Penn Jillette has named his favorite candidate for 2012.

Not surprisingly, it’s a pro-pot, libertarian White House hopeful.

“I think Gary Johnson is pretty good,” Jillette told Fox’s Sean Hannity on Wednesday, noting the former New Mexico governor’s “strong theory of government.”… Read more ...

Penn Jillette doesn’t want ‘a great leader’ as president

In a CNN.com commentary, libertarian media personality Penn Jillette writes, “I don’t think our next president being a great leader is a good thing. I’m worried about someone smarter than Bush taking over that tremendous power. Charisma and ambition increase my fear exponentially, and a great leader scares me to death.… Read more ...