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Libertarian Party Committee Adopts Change To How Vice Presidential Candidates Are Nominated
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Libertarian Party Committee Adopts Change To How Vice Presidential Candidates Are Nominated

KANSAS CITY, Missouri, September 20, 2017 – The committee that develops bylaws and rules for the Libertarian Party’s national convention over the weekend adopted changes to the process for nominating candidates for Vice President of the United States. Under the current and rather unique system used by the Libertarian Party, […]

Austin Petersen’s Campaign for U.S. Senate in Missouri Struggles To Gain Steam
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Austin Petersen’s Campaign for U.S. Senate in Missouri Struggles To Gain Steam

Austin Petersen, the distant runner-up for the Libertarian Party’s presidential nomination last year, announced on July 4 that he was leaving the party and seeking the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Missouri. The initial skepticism expressed by some libertarians seems to have been justified. Petersen’s campaign for U.S. Senate […]

Flame War Rages Between Tom Woods And Nick Sarwark Over Libertarian Party Purge of Racists
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Flame War Rages Between Tom Woods And Nick Sarwark Over Libertarian Party Purge of Racists

To many, libertarianism and white nationalism couldn’t be further apart. But there is a strand of individuals in the broader liberty movement that have espoused views akin to some of the Charlottesville protestors. This has prompted soul-searching, including a statement from the Libertarian National Committee denouncing white supremacists. Now, some […]

CEO and Financial Commentator Peter Schiff Joins Honorary Board of Our America Initiative
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CEO and Financial Commentator Peter Schiff Joins Honorary Board of Our America Initiative

September 5, 2017, Salt Lake City – Peter Schiff, nationally known free market financial commentator and CEO of investment firm Euro Pacific Capital, has joined the Honorary Board of the Our America Initiative, a nonprofit organization advocating for smaller government, free markets, and civil liberties. Former New Mexico Governor Gary […]

Maine’s Republican Governor Says that Susan Collins Should Run as an Independent
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Maine’s Republican Governor Says that Susan Collins Should Run as an Independent

Paul LePage, the combative Republican governor of Maine, cast shade on the rumored gubernatorial aspirations of the state’s centrist Republican Senator Susan Collins. In remarks given in an interview with Maine’s WGAN, the controversial firebrand had this to say about one of his possible successors: I will say this right […]