Tag Archives: presidential candidates

Sean Haugh: Wrights the Only Presidential Choice for the Party of Principle

Sean Haugh writes at LibertyForAll.net:

“For 2012, the top two contenders for our nomination are Lee Wrights and former Republican, Gary Johnson. Based on his campaign rhetoric, I’m concerned that if Gary Johnson is our nominee, he will say things as our standard bearer that will cause confusion about the LP brand.… Read more ...

Lee Wrights: America needs secure open borders

by R. Lee Wrights

BURNET, Texas (April 14)  – America has always had an “illegal immigration” problem. Just ask any Native American. During a conversation with a Cherokee chief several years ago I asked him, “What did the native tribes call America before the white settlers came here?” He looked me straight in the eyes and solemnly replied, “Ours.”… Read more ...

Lee Wrights: The Messenger Is Also The Message

by R. Lee Wrights

BURNET, Texas (April 7) – In the 1960s Marshall McLuhan, a Canadian educator and philosopher, coined the phrase “the medium is the message.” He meant that the method used to convey a message, the medium, becomes part of the message itself and affects the way the message is perceived.… Read more ...

Lee Wrights: The Health Care Law Is Not Only Unconstitutional, It’s Unhealthy

by R. Lee Wrights

BURNET, Texas (March 31) – Like most bills passed by Congress, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act does exactly the opposite of what its title implies. It doesn’t protect patients at all, but actually harms them by making health care more expensive and less available. The U.S.… Read more ...

If Your Vote Could Stop One War, Which One Would It Be?

The Lee Wrights for President campaign has produced a video to support The Million Vote March, a project to achieve the historic first of one million votes for the Libertarian candidate for president.

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Lee Wrights: Jump Start The Economy With Tax Relief, Not Tax Reform

by R. Lee Wrights

BURNET, Texas (March 24) – I have heard it said by some that the “revenue-neutral” Fair Tax will “jump-start the economy for the next 100 years.” That is simply not true. No tax has ever jump started any economy. Taxes have the opposite effect. They stall the economy by stiffing incentive and creativity.… Read more ...

Still Report #41 – Roger Stone

From a release by the Bill Still campaign:

Good evening from Washington, I’m Still reporting on the Libertarian Party Presidential race.

In the Preamble to the Libertarian Party Platform of 2010, the second sentence contains a very interesting concept – a truly unique concept in all of American politics:

“We believe that … force and fraud must be banished from human relationships.”… Read more ...

Lee Wrights: They’ve Got To Be Carefully Taught To Kill

BURNET, Texas (March 10) – One point I’ve repeatedly emphasized during this campaign is that you can’t teach people that it’s wrong to kill people by killing people. I’ve said this so often that I almost forgot what it really means. A good friend of mine recently brought me back to reality.… Read more ...

Lee Wrights: Stop the Next War Before It Starts

by R. Lee Wrights

BURNET, Texas (March 3) – It is becoming increasingly clear to me that President Barack Obama is determined to add to his record as the Nobel Peace Prize winner who has bombed the greatest number of countries. He’ll probably order this action before the November presidential election.… Read more ...

RJ Harris Campaign Plans Money Bomb

From a release by the RJ Harris campaign:

On Tuesday March 6, 2012, the nation will go to the polls to vote in Super Tuesday for their pick for the Republican nominee. It is likely that the winner of the GOP primary will be decided this coming Tuesday. What happens if the nation is confronted with another republicrat as the GOP nominee?… Read more ...

Wrights Campaign Offers Vote Libertarian TV Ad to Libertarian Candidates and Affiliates

BURNET, Texas (Feb. 28)  – The Lee Wrights for President campaign now has the first Vote Libertarian TV ad available for use by Libertarian candidates and local party affiliates. The 30-second spot called “War Breeds War” ends with a simple call to vote Libertarian.

“This is a universal message we think will resonate with all voters,” said Thomas Hill, Wrights 2012 campaign manager.… Read more ...

Lee Wrights: Join the Million Vote March and Vote Libertarian to Stop All War

BURNET, Texas (Feb. 23) – The Lee Wrights for President campaign has launched another project to help win votes for the Libertarian Party and Libertarian candidates in 2012. The Million Vote March  is an effort to achieve a historic one million votes for the Libertarian candidate for President, and to encourage people to vote for all Libertarian candidates on the ballot.… Read more ...