BAN: On August 26, the Sixth Circuit issued an opinion in Libertarian Party of Kentucky v Grimes, 16-6107. The opinion upholds Kentucky’s failure to have any procedure for a group to transform itself into a qualified party, in advance of … Continue reading ?
With shoutouts to Elmendorf, Schleicher and Winger. … Continue reading ?
An important question that has the potential to affect the outcome of the presidential race is whether Gary Johnson, the Libertarian Party presidential candidate, can manage to join Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton...Show More Summary
Gary Johnson doesn’t seem to be going anywhere. In recent elections, third-party candidates have tended to lose support as Election Day approaches. But the Libertarian Party presidential nominee and former New Mexico governor is holding steady in the polls, and we’ve reached a point in the race at which past third-party candidates had already started […]
POLL: Majority of voters want Johnson on debate stage. The majority of American voters want to see Libertarian Party nominee Gary Johnson participate in the presidential debates, a new poll released Thursday shows. The Quinnipiac University poll shows 62 percent of likely voters nationally say Johnson should be included in the debates this year. Republicans […]
AREN’T THEY ALL THIS YEAR? It’s Official: Gary Johnson Is A Left-Wing Candidate — Libertarian Party candidate Gary Johnson just came out in favor of a big new carbon tax. What the heck is going on here? At least when it comes to politicians, Newsweek wasn’t kidding in 2009, were they?
Thom speaks with author/radio co-host Mark Ames about the history of the Libertarian Party.
John Stossel will hold a Libertarian town hall Friday with Gary Johnson and Bill Weld, the Libertarian Party's presidential and vice presidential nominees. Stossel writes: It would be good if the two ex-governors were allowed to join...Show More Summary
Mark Blumenthal: “Gary Johnson and the Libertarian Party appeared on state ballots in all but two states in 2012, and Stein and the Green Party appeared on all but 12. They will likely gain access to at least as many [...]
Via Chris Geidner, comes this emergency motion to get the Johnson/Weld ticket on the Ohio ballot listed as Libertarians. (It is uncertain if Johnson/Weld might make it on the ballot as independent candidates without a party label should this petition … Continue reading ?
The presidential candidate is hoping to have an impact, if only by hastening the rise of the Libertarian Party as a national political force.
"This is an opportunity, I think, for the Libertarian Party to become a major party."
Gary Johnson has continued to rise in the polls, and as he eyes the 15 percent marker needed to be included in debates, the Libertarian Party’s candidate is making a major play at GOP voters to do it. Johnson has already taken the Libertarian Party from a fringe party that has struggled to received even... Show More Summary
No matter how you slice it, both the Libertarian party and the Republican party are going to change. Maybe both for the better. The post Gary Johnson Talks Hillary and Trump: “This is the demise of the Republican Party.” appeared first on RedState.
“This is the demise of the Republican Party. This is an opportunity, I think, for the Libertarian Party to become a major party.” — Gary Johnson, in an interview on CNBC, on Donald Trump’s candidacy.
Well then, that about settles it. American libertarianism simply does not work. Even as Libertarian Party presidential nominee Gary Johnson tours the nation extolling the virtues of private for-profit prisons, a report from the Department...Show More Summary
Libertarian Party presidential nominee Gary Johnson has seen a huge surge in his social media following over the past month. As Johnson presses to raise his polling average to the 15 percent qualifying cutoff that would win him a place on the presidential debate stage alongside Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump, there appears... Show More Summary
Earlier this week, Dr. Jill Stein was asked during a CNN Town Hall meeting about her religious beliefs. In June, Libertarian Party candidate Gary Johnson was asked the same question. There are times when religion may influence a President's...Show More Summary
This week, the bipartisan Commission on Presidential Debates announced what polls it will utilize in excluding candidates from its debates. The CPD says candidates like the Libertarian Party's Gary Johnson and the Green Party's JillShow More Summary
Gary Johnson is continuing to rise in the polls, and in doing so is gathering support to be included on stage with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump at the presidential debates taking place later this fall. The Libertarian Party is normally at the fringes of presidential elections, taking generally less than 1 percent of the... Show More Summary