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Phil Anderson declares candidacy for US Senate, vows to fight for Peace, Prosperity and Privacy for all Americans


Press Release:

Phil Anderson, President of the Libertarian Party of Dane County and a lifelong resident of Wisconsin, has declared his candidacy for the United States Senate, representing Wisconsin. The election will take place in November 2016. His official statement reads:

“I am officially declaring my candidacy for US Senate. We need change in Washington D.C.

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Jesse Walker: A farewell to Bob Barr-endorsed Russ Feingold

Jesse Walker at Reason Hit and Run:

Russ Feingold wasn’t just endorsed by Bob Barr. He was the Bob Barr of the left, and I mean that mostly as a compliment. When Barr was in Congress he could be bad on “social” freedoms, especially the drug war, but he nonetheless took stances on privacy and due process that made him far above average on civil liberties as a whole.… Read more ...

Bob Barr Praises Russ Feingold’s USAPatriot Reform Bill

By Bob Barr

Atlanta, GA, Thursday, September 17, 2009 – Former Congressman Bob Barr (GA) today praised Sen. Russ Feingold (D-WI) for introducing legislation in the Senate that would reform the USA PATRIOT Act and the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), both of which, while containing important and appropriate tools the government can employ to investigate and prosecute terrorist acts, improperly infringe the civil liberties of American citizens.… Read more ...