A state law that the Libertarian Party contends was designed to keep its candidates off Arizona ballots has been upheld by a federal judge. Monday's ruling from U.S. District Judge … Click to Continue »
A Libertarian Party candidate for governor has qualified to be on the ballot for November's general election in Virginia. The Virginian-Pilot reports 34-year-old Cliff Hyra will join Democratic nominee Ralph … Click to Continue »
A colorful, mullet-wearing operator of an exotic animal park who ran as a write-in candidate for president is among a group of Libertarian Party candidates planning to run for Oklahoma's … Click to Continue »
I found the below comment, posted on April 23, 2017 by "Andy" over at Independent Political Report, to be both interesting and unnerving:I know that one FIOA [Freedom of Information Act] request was done by 1978 LP candidate for Governor of California, and 1980 candidate for President, Ed Clark. Show More Summary
Rumor has it that President Trump is considering former Republican Congressman and FBI agent Mike Rogers and former New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly for James Comey's replacement at the FBI. The latest round of federal immigrant...Show More Summary
Nebraska's Libertarian Party could automatically appear on election ballots under a bill given final approval in the Legislature. Lawmakers passed the measure Monday with a 48-0 vote. It would create … Click to Continue »
In 2010 and 2015, I did some data analysis to see which states had the most libertarians, based on Libertarian Party and Ron Paul election results. I’ve now done something similar for 2016. Unfortunately, in 2016 we didn’t have a libertarianish Republican presidential candidate continue through every primary, and so we can’t use primary election […]
Montana's Libertarian Party has picked Mark Wicks to be its candidate in the May 25 special election to fill the state's vacant congressional seat. The 46-year-old cattle rancher and writer … Click to Continue »
The Libertarian Party of Los Angeles County website is too anti-gun, according to LP member Robert H. Biggadike, who sent the following email to LP members:On the LPLAC website, it says, "Libertarians are anti-war, we believe that neither peace nor freedom nor democracy can be truly promoted with a gun." What a line of left wing clap trap. Show More Summary
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate says the Libertarian Party has obtained official political party status in Iowa. Pate says the status began effective Wednesday after state election officials determined the party's presidential nominee, Gary Johnson, received 59,186 votes — or 3.8 percent of the vote — in the November 2016 general election.
The Latest on Democratic, Libertarian conventions to pick nominee for a southern Kansas congressional seat (all times local): 6:20 p.m. The Libertarian Party overwhelmingly chose flight instructor Chris Rockhold as … Click to Contin...
Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson and his running mate Bill Weld earned more than 4.46 million votes this November, the best a Libertarian tiicket has ever done. But the Libertarian Party fail this year? Brian Doherty and Matt Welch write in the new issue of Reason: For the first time, the L.P. Show More Summary