Tag Archives: twitter

Libertarian Party Looking for Writers to Help Build Their Social Media Operations

I just found this on Facebook, and thought perhaps some of our readers would be interested in applying.

Two volunteer teams for Libertarian writers who want to help build our social media operations:

1. Write tweets for the LPNational Twitter: http://www.facebook.com/groups/344736512308359/?fref=ts

2. Write 300-500 word LP Solutions for Facebook and LP.org:… Read more ...

Libertarians Get Involved in Texas’ Republican Primaries

Sheriff Richard Mack is the former Sheriff of Graham County, Arizona, and was a Libertarian Party candidate for U.S. Senate in Arizona in 2006, recording almost 50,000 votes for 3.16%. Now, however, Mack is a Republican candidate in Texas’ 21st Congressional District, running to unseat incumbent Lamar Smith.

In the 14th District there is an open Republican primary to replace retiring incumbent Ron Paul.… Read more ...

Update on Candidates for the Green Party Presidential Nomination

Green Party Watch held a presidential poll with the following results:

1,792 votes cast, Jill Stein received 1,223 of them, or 68%. Roseanne Barr, who had just entered the race in the last week, picked up 526 votes, or 29%. There were 35 votes for Kent Mesplay, and 8 votes for Harley Mikkelson

GPW reports that Roseanne Barr is very active on Twitter, and had tweeted a challenge to Bill Maher, Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert to have both herself and Jill Stein on their programs.… Read more ...

Gary Johnson: Latest Media Clips and Twitter Updates

Via Gary Johnson’s twitter:

Fox News January 24:

NY1, Jan 23 (I see no way to embed this here)

Huffington Post: Gary Johnson, Former New Mexico Governor, On Why He’s Gay Voters’ Best Presidential Choice

Daily Caller:
“Gary Johnson hammers Newt for ‘hypocrisy’ on executing marijuana users”
“In 1997 Newt Gingrich Proposed The Death Penalty For Possession Of Marijuana”

Also found at the Johnson Twitter feed:

“@RonPaul, if @MittRomney @newtgingrich & @RickSantorum aren’t up for your bike race challenge, I’d be honored to ride some miles with you!”… Read more ...

Follow IPR twitter via text message; facebook update

From IPR’s twitter page:

Text follow I_P_R to your carrier’s shortcode (40404 in the US, see the link twitter page linked above for other countries).

IPR’s facebook group is now more conversational. While the ability to post and discuss other members’ comments was there all along, for several months it was mainly a twitter-like posting of IPR articles.… Read more ...

Root: The Strike – As Ayn Rand Predicted

As Ayn Rand Predicted, the Wealthy are Going on Strike Against Obama.

By Wayne Allyn Root, Former Libertarian Vice Presidential Nominee and creator of ROOTforAmerica.com

The U.S. economy is crumbling. Businesses are collapsing in record numbers. Jobs have disappeared. Tax revenues are down dramatically. Coincidence?

Everything happening today under Obama resembles the storyline of Ayn Rand’s famous book, Atlas Shrugged, one of the most popular books of all time, selling over 7 million copies.… Read more ...

Root: Twitter for Schmucks

Have you seen the movie Dinner for Schmucks? Now we have a sequel, Twitter for Schmucks starring Congressman Anthony Weiner. I’m a Libertarian. I don’t want government in my bedroom, or my boardroom, so I’m generally hands-off (excuse the pun) about what politicians do in their private time. But this is different.… Read more ...

Update on Modern Whig Party: new website, new state chapters

The Modern Whig Party has a new website, Modernwhig.info.

From their blog:

“The MWP is proud to announce new state chapters in Oklahoma, Oregon, Mississippi, Florida, and Arizona. These chapters have been organizing since November of 2010. The MWP is also currently working on new chapters in Ohio and Delaware as well.… Read more ...

Help share our stories on facebook, twitter and other social networks

I’ve recently added a plugin that provides icons that quickly take you to various social networks including facebook, twitter and others to share our stories. You can do this not just with the new stories that are being posted now, but with old stories all the way back to when the site started on May 20, 2008.… Read more ...

IPR posts now automatically posted to our facebook page

Thanks to Tom Knapp, IPR stories are now being automatically posted to our facebook page. For our readers who are facebook users, please like and share our stories. And if you haven’t signed up for our page yet, please do so.

As a reminder, we are also on the twitter, so please follow us there if you are not doing so yet and retweet whenever you get a chance.… Read more ...

Libertarian Party national HQ now on Twitter

Posted by Donny Ferguson at LP blog. Reposted to IPR by Paulie.

The Libertarian Party is now on Twitter!  Just go to http://twitter.com/lpnational to sign up and stay up to date with America’s only mainstream political party, The Party of Principle.

Don’t forget to also check us out on Facebook and other sites.… Read more ...