The following is a press release from the Gary Johnson campaign:
Record-setting Libertarian vote-getter Sarvis endorses Gary Johnson for LP Pres nod
April 1, 2016, Santa Fe, NM — Robert Sarvis, the record-setting Libertarian statewide vote-getter today endorsed fmr. New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson for the Libertarian Party’s (LP) presidential nomination.… Read more ...
Found in Breitbart .
October 28, 2014
By Jason Scheurer
The U.S. electoral system is a farce. It is controlled with the same mastery with which Coke and Pepsi dominate the soda market. It is sold to the American public as if the free and open exchange of ideas is what’s inside, but the hidden ingredients are toxic to the body politic.… Read more ...
(The following was posted to Robert Sarivs’ Facebook Page.)
“SARVIS QUALIFIES FOR BALLOT FOR U.S. SENATE! Virginia voters now have the opportunity to reject the big-govt, big-money, cronyist status quo. Vote for a Virginia and an America that’s Open-minded and Open for Business!
SHARE the news, and support the campaign: http://donate.robertsarvis.com/“
H/T Liberty Crier for posting this article about the Libertarian Party of Virginia.
By Alix Bryan
May 7, 2014
RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – If it seems like there are more Libertarians entering the political arena this election year that’s because there are –so far at least ten have announced they are running for office, according to the official party website.
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Found in The Oregonian
By George Will
October 23, 2013
ARLINGTON, Va. — When William F. Buckley, running as the Conservative Party’s candidate for mayor of New York in 1965, was asked what he would do if he won, he replied: “Demand a recount.” Robert Sarvis, Libertarian Party candidate for governor of Virginia, will not need to do this.… Read more ...
Sarvis Says He Wasn’t ‘Obama Puppet’ Bowling for Cuccinelli
Virginia Libertarian reflects on race for governor, frustrations and lessons learned
By STEVEN NELSON
November 7, 2013
Robert Sarvis speaks at Glen Maury Park on Sept. 2, 2013, in Buena Vista, Va.
Robert Sarvis captured 6.5 percent of the vote in Virginia’s gubernatorial election Tuesday.… Read more ...
Posted to Breitbart
By Michael Patrick Leahy
November 5, 2013
In an exclusive interview with Breitbart News on Tuesday, Wes Benedict, co-founder and President of the Libertarian Booster PAC that spent $11,454 to circulate petitions necessary to get Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Robert Sarvis on the ballot in Virginia said “[w]e probably wouldn’t have spent the $11,000 on Sarvis if we had not received the $150,000 from him [major Democratic donor Joseph Liemandt].”
Benedict told Breitbart that Liemandt, a software entrepreneur from Texas who had a net worth of $1.5 billion in 2000 , gave the Libertarian Booster PAC $150,000 in January 2013.… Read more ...
There was much discussion before yesterday’s election in the media and here on IPR about Robert Sarvis acting as a spoiler in the Virginia race for governor.
Today, the day after the election, at least two articles help to dispel that possibility.
Posted to Time
Stop Scapegoating Third Party Candidates for Election Results
By Nick Gillespie
November 6, 2013
Even before yesterday’s election, Republicans were ready to blame Virginia gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli’s looming defeat to Democrat Terry McAuliffe on Libertarian Party candidate Robert Sarvis.
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Robert Sarvis (right) and GOP opponent Ken Cuccinelli
Posted on 28 October 2013. Tags: Friedrich Hayek, Legislation, libertarian, Medicaid, taxes
Virginia Right blog
I got this email from a group called Virginians for Life and Liberty:
Robert Sarvis has recently broken with Libertarians on key issues*
Recent interviews with Chuck Todd and Reason.com reveal:
Sarvis FAVORS higher taxes, including
- higher gas taxes and
- a new “miles-driven” tax and
- opposing any tax cuts, including the Cuccinelli Tax Cut Plan
Sarvis FAVORS expanding Obamacare
- Through massive Medicaid expansion in VA
- Adding 400,000 new permanent enrollees to this social program
- Price-tag to taxpayers: $3B per year.
… Read more ...
Posted on Facebook today:
Libertarian candidate for Governor, right there in the spot he’s earned: on stage at the WRIC/Radio One #VAGov forum with both his Dem & GOP challengers