Tag Archives: Presidential Nominating Convention

LP to Free Delegates: Get Lost!

The Libertarian Party today released its full list of convention packages.

Fellow Libertarian Party Member,

You Are Cordially Invited to Attend

40th Anniversary Libertarian National Convention

Homecoming and Reunion for Libertarians     

May 2-6      Red Rock Resort     Las Vegas, NV

“Why is This Year’s 40th Anniversary Libertarian National Convention Unlike Any Other in LP History?”

1.… Read more ...

Scott Keller Seeks LP Nod

From a media release by the Scott Keller campaign:

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2012 12:00am

Scott Keller officially announces that he is seeking the 2012 Libertarian Party Presidential nomination with a liberty and solution-oriented platform, which promises to turn the economy around in 6-12 months, while paring down the size of the Federal government and returning to the American people many of the liberties they have lost over the past eleven years.… Read more ...

LP Release: 2012 Libertarian Nominating Convention May 2-6

From a media release from the Libertarian Party:

For Immediate Release
Wednesday, January 18, 2012

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Dear Fellow Libertarians,

Mark your calendar!

The 2012 National Libertarian Party convention will be held on May 2-6 in Las Vegas, Nevada, featuring:

  • Nomination of our 2012 Libertarian Presidential and Vice Presidential candidates as well as our party officers.
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Boston Tea Party Announces 2012 Presidential Ticket

From a media release from the Boston Tea Party:

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

23 December 2011 – bostontea.us

The Boston Tea Party’s Presidential Nominating Convention concluded after 2 days with the Vice Presidential nomination going to a 2nd round of balloting.

Tiffany Briscoe (Maryland) was chosen as the Presidential nominee on the first round of voting.… Read more ...

Jim Burns for President: Happy Holidays!

This is the time of year when people wish
each other peace and good will to all.

If you wish the improvement of the human
condition, if you want peace, prosperity
and progress, the requirement for success
is the implementation of libertarianism.

Libertarians are unique because of their
choices and knowledge.… Read more ...

RJ Harris: May Seek LP Presidential Nod

From an article on Libertarian Strategy Monthly:

RJ Harris has joined a growing list of potential candidates who have declared an interest in running for the Libertarian Party 2012 Presidential nomination.  While avoiding announcing at this time, RJ told Libertarian Strategy Monthly that he plans on running.

Read the original article here.… Read more ...

Mary Ruwart: Open letter to the Florida and Idaho Libertarian Party State Executive Committees

By Mary Ruwart at Liberty for All. Republished with permission from Liberty for All publisher Lee Wrights.

by Mary J. Ruwart, LNC At-large

Dear Colleagues,

I am writing to you in my capacity as an At-Large Representative of the Libertarian National Committee (LNC), which is in receipt of your resolutions concerning Mr.Read more ...

Las Vegas Review Journal Front Page – Libertarian Convention 2012

http://www.lvrj.com/news/las-vegas-will-host-libertarian-convention-111027874.html

Las Vegas will host Libertarian convention

By LAURA MYERS

The Libertarians are coming.

Las Vegas will host its first presidential convention when the Libertarian Party meets here in 2012. Convening at the Red Rock Resort May 4-6, one of the country’s largest third parties will pick its nominee for the White House.

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Libertarian Party Survey: 2012 Convention Date

Email from Libertarian Party national headquarters:

Dear Libertarian,

When is the best time for the Libertarian Party to hold its 2012 Presidential nominating convention? Below are arguments for three alternatives: before, during and after Memorial Day weekend. Following those arguments is a link to a survey, which has three boxes you can check to indicate which date or dates you prefer.… Read more ...

Youtube video reveals Democracy Now! host being arrested at Republican Convention

Amy Goodman, the host of Democracy Now!, and two producers of the show were arrested recently at the Republican Convention in St. Paul. Goodman has featured third party candidates and causes, such as Ralph Nader and Mike Gravel’s call for a new 9/11 investigation, on her independent news program.

Goodman approached a group of riot police, attempting to view a clash with protestors. She identified herself as a journalist and she claims that an officer responded, “Oh really?” and “ripped my credentials off my neck,” referring to the press credentials hanging from her neck. She is being charged with obstruction of a legal process. The moment was captured by Goodman’s videographer, as shown below.… Read more ...

Nader to stage rallies outside DNC and RNC conventions


Posted
at the VoteNader.org blog

On Wednesday, August 27, right during the heart of the Democratic National Convention, we will be holding a Super Rally for 5,000-7,000 people at the University of Denver Magness Arena. (Check out our new Nader/Gonzalez video promoting our rallies here.)

And we’ll be hosting a second super rally in Minneapolis on September 4th at the Orchestra Hall during the week of the Republican National Convention.

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Corporate media reports on Green convention

As the Green Party convention moves forward, news from the corporate media is beginning to come in. To find the links just click the title above.