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Libertarian Kris Bailey To Run For Austin City Council

From The Austin Chronicle:

Saturday afternoon at Scholz Garten, Kris Bailey – with nods to marijuana legalization and Willie Nelson, the voice of the “TeaPot Party” – declared that he has a “passion for the issues and the need for regime change,” and officially kicked off his campaign for City Council Place 3.

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Texas Libertarios Tour The Lonestar State

From Libertarios of America:

Texas Libertarios co-founder Robert Butler will be touring South and West Texas next week from Saturday, Dec. 4th to Thursday, Dec. 9th recruiting candidates for the local elections in May, organizing local Libertarios, and educating voters on the principles of liberty.

Texas Libertarios is comprised of Hispanics from all across Texas, from all walks of life, with diverse heritages – from multigenerational to first generation citizens, who have become disillusioned with the two-party system and disappointed in both the Republican and Democratic Parties. 

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Libertarian Party of Texas Holds Convention, Nominates Glass for Governor

The Libertarian Party of Texas held its state convention last weekend to nominate candidates, revise the platform, and hear speakers.

Joining state Republicans and Democrats in the spotlight this weekend, Texas Libertarians gathered Saturday in Austin to announce their own bold aspirations.

Libertarian delegates selected Kathie Glass , a 56-year-old attorney from Houston, to run against Republican Gov.

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Texas Libertarians Open New HQ, Launch Candidate How-to Book

Libertarian Party of Texas Headquarters
Libertarians Open New HQ – Launch New Candidate How-to Book

AUSTIN, TEXAS – February 5th, 2010 — The Libertarian Party of Texas will officially open their new headquarters in Austin on Monday, February 8th at 7:00PM

For Immediate Release
Contact: Robert Butler 512-758-9134
Libertarian Party of Texas

Libertarians Open New HQ; Launch New Candidate How-to Book
AUSTIN, TEXAS – February 5th, 2010 —

The Libertarian Party of Texas will officially open their new headquarters in Austin on Monday, February 8th at 7:00PM at 1904 Guadalupe Street.… Read more ...

Libertarian Party of Texas speaks to tea partiers in Abilene

Posted on LP blog:

Robert Butler, Executive Director of the Libertarian Party of Texas, visited Abilene on December 8 and spoke to local members of the 9/12 Project group.

Butler’s visit was covered by the Abilene Reporter-News.

According to the article, “Butler said the state Libertarian Party, thanks to growing disenchantment with the nation’s two major political parties, has raised more funds.… Read more ...

Organization launches to aid ‘liberty-minded’ independent candidates

The Independent Candidate Action Network, or I CAN, is a newly created organization designed to train independents and help them in their elections. They claim to “provide all the benefits of political organization without the burden and corruption of political parties.”

The organization seems to have been started by Robert Butler, a man who has worked for Libertarians, Republicans, and Independents.Â… Read more ...