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Andre Marrou, Ed Clark, Gary Johnson: lessons from the Libertarian past

Uncovered Politics has a great excerpt from Darcy G. Richardson's forthcoming book, Out of the Desert: The Libertarian Party at 40, that chronicles some of parallels between Gary Johnson's opportunity to make electoral history and similar moments in the past for LP candidates Andre Marrou (1992) and Ed Clark (1980). In both cases another third-party candidate effectively used up all the oxygen in the room, condemning the Libertarian to obscurity.
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Allvoices: Gary Johnson "the most qualified presidential candidate in LP history"

US Politics / Libertarian : Delaware Libertarian (3 years ago)

In an article yesterday, AllVoices praised former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson and running mate Judge Jim Gray (both presumptive nominees until 5 May) as the strongest ticket in the history of the Libertarian Party: Gary Johnson... Read Post

HuffPo: Mairijuana legalization, Colorado's electoral votes and Gary Johnson

US Politics / Libertarian : Delaware Libertarian (3 years ago)

HuffPo appears to be intent upon actually covering Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson's impact on the Presidential election. Libertarian Gary Johnson is the ONLY presidentialcandidate who support marijuana legalization. Today, HuffP... Read Post

A major Democratic electoral dilemma, explained in a single graph

US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos (4 hours ago)

Much has been made of the disparities between presidential and midterm electoral turnout as of late, especially given the twin collapses that have been visited upon the Democratic Party in the past two midterms. A great deal of the ... Read Post


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